June 25, 1951 – August 26, 2017

On August 26th, 2017, suddenly and with peace, passed away in her 67th year. Susan is survived by her loving family; Husband Donald Miller, 6 children Brenda, Kimberley (Scott), Jodi, Scott (Sarah), Jill (Chris), Donnie (Lori), and 14 grandchildren Joshua, River, Nash, Steven, Ryley, Jade, Owen, Mikayla, Sianna, Danielle, Samantha, Harrison, Hayden, and Gabriel. Survived by her loving sister, Sharon (Lowell) Cooper, niece Heather and nephew Scott. Predeceased by Freda Dukes, Bob Dukes, Debbie Dukes.

Remember

Happiness keeps you sweet, trials keep you strong, sorrows keep you human, failures keep you humble, success keeps you glowing, but only God keeps you going.

 

A celebration of life will take place on September 23rd, from 1 – 4 p.m., at the Family Church of Heritage Green, 360 Isaac Brock Dr., Stoney Creek. In Susan’s memory, donations of children’s toys and/or clothing will be accepted for a local charity. A private inurnment will be held.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

18 November 1917 – 29 August 2017

 

Passed away peacefully at West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Grimsby.Predeceased by her husband Dr.Robert Lofthouse (Bob) in 2007. Mother to Lois (Don Marquardson), Jane (Dave Whitehead), Ruth (Rogers Abbott) and Lynn (Doug Williams). Loved Grandmother to 6 and Great Grandmother to 4. Helen was a graduate of St. Boniface Nursing School in Winnipeg Manitoba. She became an air stewardess with TCA after graduation as it was a job requirement to be a nurse and be of short stature. After surviving several plane crashes she decided to join the Royal Canadian Navy and was posted to Halifax where she met the man of her dreams! Helen continued to be an avid curler who always spoke so fondly of the many years she spent enjoying the sport, and the friends she made in the Hamilton, Dundas and Grimsby Curling Clubs. One of her fond memories was the time she spent coaching the blind curlers in Dundas. She recently found enjoyment playing shuffleboard with a wonderful senior group in Winona. She also shared a strong friendship with the parishioners of St. John’s Anglican Church who welcomed her when she moved to the area. A special thank you to the staff of Orchard Terrace and West Lincoln Memorial Hospital for their kind caring support. In lieu of flowers expression of sympathy may be sent to the Hamilton Health Sciences Foundation or Hamilton Community Foundation or St. John’s Anglican Church Winona. A celebration of Helen’s life is planned for what would have been her 100th Birthday on November 18th 2017.

 

September 29, 1949 – August 15, 2017

 

Dewit, Alfred ( Fred ) Born in Landvetter, Sweden on September 29, 1949. Passed away at home in Dundas, August 15, 2017, peacefully surrounded by his family. Predeceased by his mother Lillia, his stepfather Karl, his sister Maya & Joe Muschi, his brother Frans, his brother in law Esam Sarraf. Survived by his loving wife Angela ( née: Dawson ), son Erik & wife Robin and darling granddaughter Ava, sister-in-law Jeanette, the Dawson family, many nephews, nieces and their families. Fred started working in 1968 at Stelco as a crane operator for 18 years and then in the continuous caster as a shipper/slitter operator until his retirement in 2005. With his wife and dear group of friends, he began to travel the world. He was a kind, caring, loving man who would do anything for his family and friends and was the love of Angela’s life. Fred played hockey all his life, the last few years with the Senior Shinny group. Cremation has taken place and a gathering to celebrate his life, will be held on Sunday, August 20, 2017 from 2:00 – 5:00 pm at Turner Family Funeral Home , 53 Main St. Dundas. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Peter & Pauline Dawson Foundation/ Toronto Foundation 33 Bloor St. E. Suite 1603 Toronto, On. M4W 3H1 or the Juravinski Cancer Centre Hamilton, would be appreciated. A special thank you to Dr. R. Singh, VON, CCAC/LIHN, Firestone clinic and the Doctors, Nurses and Volunteers at JCC.

“The longest journey is the journey inward. “Så länge”

May 17, 1949 – August 14, 2017

It is with deep sadness that the family of Gordon Frank Durrant Westoby announces his passing on Monday evening, August 14, 2017, at the age of 68. Gord was the beloved husband of Carolyn and ‘Best Dad’ of Kevin and Caroline, Jenny and Dave. He was the very proud Grandpa of Brayden, Aaron, Zachary, and Anna. Predeceased by his parents, Frank and Laureane Westoby. Brother of Pat (deceased) and Bob Raynsford, Bonnie and John Barrett-Hamilton. Son-in-law of Joan and Norm (deceased) Howard. Brother-in-law of Craig Howard & Joanne Fournier, Beth & John Genovese, Barb Warner & Dean Rivando. Gord will also be missed by many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Gord was a proud Dundas resident. Being a member of the Westoby family was enormously important to him as were his friendships at CaseIH. Deep appreciation to Chuck Howard and Steve Quiney for their support and friendship, and to Craig Howard for his unfailing care. Thank you to the many members of the health care disciplines for supporting Gord in these last years. Their skills allowed him to play with his grandchildren, and until just three weeks ago, to work in his garden and sit with his dog Abbie, scratching her ears. Thank you also to the pharmacy staff at the King Street, Dundas, Shoppers Drug Mart for their sincere care. Friends will be received by the family on Monday, August 21 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at the Turner Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas. The service in honour of Gord’s life will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, August 22 at 11am. Cremation has taken place. Donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada would be greatly appreciated by the family.

July 6, 1929 – August 5, 2017

Adele slipped into a forever sleep on Aug. 5 to join her husband Alec, son Tom, daughter Linda, parents Susan & Harry, brother Bob, grandson David as well as many other beautiful souls  (4 legged ones included). She will be greatly missed by her family, daughter Virginia (Larry); sister Margaret; dearest friend Marie, son-in-law Dennis; daughter-in-law Ellen; grandchildren Amelia (Ryan), Therese, Chris (Chrystal), Simon (Allie), Eric (Megan), Alex, Melanie & Josh; great grand-children, Isabelle, Callie, Brynn and Nate; & her loyal dog Chum. Also, many nieces, nephews, friends (many who loved her as Gramadele and lots whom we consider family) and a community that loved, supported and respected her through her life. Adele spent her life giving, supporting, mentoring and loving all those around her. She was very involved in her church and received The Order of Niagara in 2007. She did years of volunteering at St. Matthews house, taught 4-H, did Scottish country dancing, sang in various choirs and walked & swam probably thousands of miles. She was a constant and very present force in her family’s lives whether near or far. She will be so missed but has joined all those loved ones from her life that departed much too soon. Friends and family are invited to Turner Family Funeral Home , 53 Main Street, Dundas, on Tuesday August 15 from 6-9 p.m. A memorial service will be held at Christ Church Anglican, Flamborough, on Wednesday August 16 at 1:30p.m. If desired, donations to Christ Church Anglican, Flamborough, or St. Matthew’s House Hamilton would be greatly appreciated.

September 15, 1994 – August 5, 2017

Paul, Mason Marcel aged 22, suddenly on Saturday, August 5th, 2017 in Dundas ON.  Mason’s zest for life, fierce commitment to human connection and compassion for animals will be sorely missed by all those who knew him. A vibrant, wonderfully unique and passionate life cut far too short by addiction.  Youngest son to Caroline and Bill, younger brother to India and Dylan, grandson to Barbara and Bill Paul, Marylin Howard and Marcel Beauchamp (deceased).  Cremation has taken place. A memorial visitation will be held on Friday, August 11th, 6:00 – 8:30 p.m. at Turner Family Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas ON.  Everyone warmly welcome.  In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation in Mason’s honour to: Ontario Wildlife Rescue.

 

 

August 26, 1926 – August 4, 2017

Young, Ralph Ormond – Peacefully, in his 91st year, Ralph passed away at Highgate Residence, his home away from home where he had resided for the past several years. Ralph is predeceased by his wife Elsie May (Riley) Young and siblings Lloyd, Calvin, Mary and Violet. He will be forever missed by his sons Gary (Lyn), Gregory (Shirley) and grandchildren Kyle and Janine. His love, humor, sage advice, and wit will not be forgotten. The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to the amazing staff at Highgate Residence for their unwavering support, joy, and happiness they brought to Ralph every day. As Ralph was an avid supporter of local charities, donations to the charity of your choice in lieu of flowers would be greatly appreciated. The family welcomes you to join us at The Turner Family Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas, for visitation Wednesday evening, August 9th, from 7 to 9 p.m. and a Celebration of Life service at the funeral home to be held on Thursday, August 10th at 11 a.m. with a reception to follow.

June 25, 1925 – July 28, 2017

BURGESS, George Henry: with heavy hearts we announce the peaceful passing of George at Wentworth Lodge in his 93rd year on July 28, 2017. He is survived by his loving wife of 65 years, Lee Burgess (nee Liota), his cherished children: Phil (Mary Linda), Carol, Aida Hyshka (Tim), and his beloved grandchildren: Tricia Catizzone (Chris), Annamarie.  He will be sadly missed by his nieces, nephews and many friends.  Predeceased by his parents, brothers, sister, sisters-in-law, and brothers-in-law. George was a WWII air force veteran having served on the West Coast of Canada.  He worked for many years for Aylmer/Delmonte.  He was a Faithful 4th degree Grand Knight with Bishop Ryan Assembly 868 Knights of Columbus.  He volunteered several years with Knights of Columbus McGivney Homes and St Joseph’s Villa Foundation.  He served on the local Dundas Hydro Commission.  George had a passion for music and was a past member of both the Mohawk College Choir and St Augustine’s Church choir. Heartfelt gratitude goes out to Dr. James Williams and staff, staff and volunteers of Wentworth Lodge and staff of Georgian Retirement Residence for their compassionate and loving care. Friends will be received on Tuesday morning from 9:30 – 10:30 at the Turner Family Funeral Home, 53 Main Street, Dundas. Funeral Mass to follow at 11 o’clock at ST. AUGUSTINE’S CHURCH, 58 SYDENHAM ST., Dundas with reception to follow. Interment will take place at St. Augustine’s Cemetery in the afternoon.In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the  Canadian Diabetes Association or the Hamilton-Halton Alzheimer Society.

October 23, 1926 – July 20, 2017

Fischer, Inge (nee Galinat) – Passed away peacefully at Victoria Gardens LTC in Hamilton on July 20, 2017. A Celebration of Life will be held on Saturday September 9, 2017 from 2pm – 4pm at Turner Family Funeral Home, 53 Main St. Dundas, Cremation has taken place. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Dr. Bob Kemp Hospice would be greatly appreciated by the family.

 

Cornell, Susan Jane “Sue” – After a brief illness, Sue passed away on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at the Juravinski Hospital.  She will be dearly loved and remembered by her sisters Jennifer (Dennis Rowley) and Connie (Len Wickens), brothers Kevin (Debbie) and Dan (Karen), Gord (predeceased), step-brothers Ray Ryckman (Gert) and Richard Ryckman and step-sister Lorraine Ryckman. Cherished always by her nieces and nephews Connie (Rick), Jessica (Tim), Shane (Jen), Ashley, Jason and Courtney; great-nieces and nephews Emma, Michael, Christopher, Kayla and Jesse.  Always remembered and missed by her cousin Jane Morris and good friends Lynn and Mel Horner.  Predeceased by her parents Nelson and Myrtle and step-father Charles Ryckman.  Sue loved her shopping trips to the U.S., trips to Scotland and the east coast of Canada, her trips with Lynn to Nancy’s, her yearly stay at Turkey Point at Connie and Rick’s trailer and she loved to watch Tim race his car.  Special thank you to the doctors and staff at the Juravinski Hospital for their care and compassion for Sue during her stay.  In keeping with Sue’s wishes, there will be no visitation or service.  Cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will be held at a later date.  If you so wish, donations to the Juravinski Hospital or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.