Due to families wishes, not all obituaries are listed.
KOZELA, Frank John - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 6, 2023 at St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Guelph in his 90th year.
Loving husband of Sharon Kozela of 55 happy years. Father of Erin (Rodney) Oldfield, Paul (Lynda) Kozela, Olivia Kozela (Andrea Vernon). Grandfather of Bethany Oldfield (Adam Gauthier), Grace Oldfield, Brianna Oldfield and Clara Kozela. Great-grandfather of Harper and Lily ... [more]
Laura Jean Swanson
SWANSON, Laura Jean – It is with great regret we announce the passing of Laura Jean Swanson. Laura passed peacefully and according to her wishes in her home on Sunday, December 3, 2023.
She is survived by her children: Gloria-Jean, David and Greg; siblings: Shirley, Bill and Merlyn; and many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Bryan Daniel Mitchell
MITCHELL, Bryan Daniel – Passed away unexpectedly at his residence in Birmingham Lodge on Thursday, November 30, 2023 at the age of 79. Survived by his son Shawn Mitchell and his wife Shari of Kemptville, and their children Grace and Jackson. Brother of Robert Mitchell and his wife Catharine of Calgary, Judy Kenyon and her husband Bev of Vancouver; and uncle of Sydney Mitchell of Calgary. Remembered by his former wife, Margaret Mitchell.
Daniel Michael "Dan" McDonald
MCDONALD, Daniel Michael "Dan" - Peacefully on Friday, November 24, 2023 at the Louise Marshall Hospital in his 72nd year. Beloved husband of Penny McDonald for 42 years. Loving father of Josh McDonald and his wife Jaclyn, Brenden McDonald and his wife Stacey, Luke McDonald and his wife Jessica, and Ellen Tews. Loving grandfather of Dylan, Nolan, Liam, Hudson, Milton, Roslyn, Wes, Sydney, Teagan, Lauren, Cyle, Conrad, Magnus, and Ivan. Dear brother of Donna ... [more]
Mildred "Millie" Kitchen
KITCHEN, Mildred "Millie" – Passed away peacefully on Monday, November 20, 2023 at Strathcona Long Term Care in her 84th year. Loving mother of Kim Kitchen, and Lynn Kitchen. Sister of Peter and Eileen and sister-in-law of Nina. Millie is predeceased by her daughter Karen Kitchen (2014), and by her siblings Frank, and Annie (Stan). Millie worked at the Freiburgers I.G.A. in Mount Forest, and always enjoyed assisting customers and neighbours. Millie proudly raised ... [more]
CORMACK, Luella Anna Marie – Passed away peacefully, at Caressant Care, Arthur on Monday, November 6, 2023 in her 93rd year.
Beloved wife of the late Howard Cormack (2003). Loving mother of Donald Cormack and his wife Gwen and Ross Cormack and his wife Annie, all of Mount Forest. Grandmother of Melissa (Dave) O’Donnell, Jeff (Jessica) Cormack, Brad Cormack (Kaylee Harrington); and great-grandmother of Hayden ... [more]
BROUWERS, Anna (née Van Goch) – Passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, November 5, 2023 in her 80th year. Predeceased by her husband Martin Brouwers of 56 years. Loving mother of Paul (Stephanie) Brouwers, Steve (Crystal) Brouwers, and Martha (John) Motta. Cherished Oma to Bill (Deanna Ditner), Shelby, Baleigh, Abbeygale, Ava, Cayden and Skye. Adored great-Oma to Rhett. Dear sister of Adrian (Sharon) Van Goch, Marlene (Gary) Holland, Pat (Mike) Noonan; and sister-in-law ... [more]
ANDREWS, Marie Winnifred – Passed away peacefully at Strathcona Long Term Care, Mount Forest on Saturday, November 4, 2023 in her 95th year.
Beloved wife of the late Russell Andrews (2012). Loving mother of Tim Andrews and the late Beth (2012), Terry LeBlanc and the late Rick Pinder (2021). Grandmother of Jarrett (Christie) Andrews, Nicole (Tom) Duffy, Katrina (Kris) Pedlar, Megan LeBlanc (Rocky Mugford) ... [more]
Charles Robert “Sonny” Pope
POPE, Charles Robert “Sonny” – Of Irish Lake, passed away peacefully at Markdale Hospital on Wednesday, November 1, 2023 in his 91st year. Beloved husband of Ruth (née Duggan) Pope of 70 years. Loving father of Debra (Doug) Meyers of Conn, Jason Pope of South River and father-in-law of Carla Peppler of Hanover. Proud Papa of Adam, Jenn, Aaron and Andrea. Lovingly remembered by his great-grandchildren. Brother of Margaret Stasyshyn and Jackie Davies. Predeceased by ... [more]
Joan L. McIntyre
McINTYRE, Joan L. - Peacefully at home, surrounded by her family on Wednesday, November 1, 2023 in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late William "Bill" McIntyre (2012). Loving mother of Cindy Bayer of Mount Forest and the late Julie Lamont (2002). Cherished grandmother of Justin Bayer and his wife Jaylynn, Jessica Dietrich and her husband Robert, Stephen Bayer, Jason Lamont and his wife Breanna, Larissa Lamont and Zackery Lamont; and great-grandmother of Cadence Dietrich, Evan Dietrich, ... [more]
Grant Wesley Lawson
LAWSON, Grant Wesley - Passed away peacefully and surrounded by love, on Saturday, October 28, 2023 in his 87th year.
Beloved husband of Susan Lawson for 54 years. Loving father of Michael Lawson of Mount Forest, and Sean Lawson (Rashma) of Brampton. Cherished grandfather of Paige, Max and Aliza. Survived by his brothers Larry (Wanda) and Douglas, as well as many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Lynden and Dorothy.
THOMPSON, Glenn D. – Passed away, suddenly on Thursday, October 26, 2023 in his 76th year.
Beloved husband of Becky of 11 wonderful years. Loving father of Michele Pollard (Mark Henderson), Kimberley Thompson, Kelly Little and Jason Little (Katie Patterson). Grandfather of Rachel, Nyssa, James, Elizabeth, Jack and Connor. Brother of Linda Sterritt, Betty Day (Lindsay) and Donna Beattie (Danny). Sadly ... [more]
Harriet Brydges Haddy
HADDY, Harriet Brydges - Peacefully on Wednesday, October 25, 2023 in her 92nd year. She is reunited with her beloved husband of 67 years, Donald "Don" Alexander Haddy (2018). Loving mother of Kim Haddy and his wife Tracey, Grant Haddy and his wife Deborah. Cherished grandmother of Colton, Chelsea, Candace, Jamie, Krista, Kevin and Kyle. Great-grandmother of Wyatt and Alanah. Predeceased by her brother Roy and sisters Sheila and Nelda. She will be sadly missed ... [more]
MAYOR, Ruth – Unexpectedly at her residence on Wednesday, October 25, 2023 in her 93rd year. Beloved wife of the late Norman Mayor (2006). Loving mother John Mayor, Carol (Bruce) Myke, Gail Cutts (Richard Guerin), Tammy Mayor, and Wendy (Jeff) Topp. Dearly loved by her 10 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Survived by her sisters-in-law Isabelle Szabo, Ann Bagley and Marilyn Bagley. Predeceased by her daughter-in-law Margaret Mayor and 11 brothers and sisters.
Verna Margaret Haw
HAW, Verna Margaret – A resident of Strathcona Long Term Care, Verna passed away on Sunday, October 22, 2023 in her 99th year. Beloved mother of Wayne Ellsworth of Winnipeg. Predeceased by her siblings: Kenneth Haw, Ella Foster, Milford Haw, Arnold Haw, Howard Haw, Evelyn Adlam, Delbert Haw, Lavada Reid, Alice Stewart and Orland Haw. Lovingly remembered by her nieces and nephews.
SEIFRIED, Leonard – Passed away, peacefully at home on Saturday, October 21, 2023 in his 96th year. Beloved husband of Inez Seifried (née McEachern) (2009). Loving father of Diane and husband Bill Dineen. Also survived by his grandchildren Grant, Clayton and Allison. Brother of Kay Forbes, Shirley (Garry) Baker, Betty Ann (Don) Riddell and brother-in-law of Rolinda Smith. Sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his brothers Les Seifried and Laverne ... [more]
Ivan James Barber
BARBER, Ivan James - Peacefully at Mississauga Hospital on Saturday, October 21, 2023 in his 98th year. Beloved husband of the late Nellie Barber (2016). Loving father of William "Bill" Barber and his wife Gail of Mississauga, and Patricia "Pat" Cater and her husband Murray of Brampton. Cherished grandfather of Christal Narday (Kevin) of Bolton, Robert Barber (Emily) of Georgetown, James Barber (Janice) of St. George and Matthew Barber (Jessie) of Mississauga and great-grandfather ... [more]
TREMBLAY, Helmi Maria (nee Lehto) - Helmi Tremblay passed away October 20, 2023, peacefully at Groves Memorial Hospital, Fergus, at the age of 88, with family by her side.
Helmi is survived by her son Kenneth Paul (Siobhan) of Ennismore, and daughter Deborah Anne Veldhuizen (Harry) of Kenilworth. She is also survived by her grandchildren: Stephanie McIntosh (Chris) and Scott ... [more]
C. Lorraine “Lorrie” Cromwell
CROMWELL, C. Lorraine “Lorrie”
1936 - 2023
It is with heavy hearts we share that Christena Lorraine “Lorrie” Cromwell (née Hiller) died at Brantford General Hospital on Monday, October 16, 2023 in her 88th year after recently receiving devastating news of cancer.
Audrey Doreen MacGregor
Audrey Doreen MacGregor (née MacMillan)
November 5, 1927 – October 16, 2023
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Audrey Doreen MacGregor (née MacMillan) on Monday, October 16, 2023 at the age of 95. Beloved mother of Gary (Sharon) of Elmira and Sandy (Heidi) of Mount Forest. Audrey was predeceased by her parents, Theron Freeman MacMillan and Pearl Kathleen (née Wright), her eldest ... [more]
Mary Ruberta Reeves
REEVES, Mary Ruberta – A resident of Arthur and formerly of Mount Forest, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Groves Memorial Community Hospital, Fergus, on Saturday, October 14, 2023 in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Mervyne 'Merv' Reeves (2010). Loving mother of Joyce Golem of Guelph, Elaine Laughlin (Les) of Fergus, Connie Reeves-Bolger (Tim) of Ariss; and mother-in-law of Brian Liesemer of Ayton. Predeceased by her daughter ... [more]
Brian Fredrick Pawliw
PAWLIW, Brian Fredrick – Brian passed away peacefully at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Saturday, October 14, 2023 at the age of 78. Beloved husband of Pat Pawliw for 56 years. Loving father of Chris (Angella) Pawliw, and Carrie (Jonathon) Davis. Adored Grandpa of Holden, Gabrielle, Chase and Bailey. Dear brother of Cheryl (Paul) Forth; and brother-in-law of Deb (Gomer) Connor, and Kathy (Ken) Ouellette. Remembered by his nephews and niece: Fred, Kyle, Nick, Matt and Kristie.
McDONALD, Wayne – Of Harriston and formerly of Mount Forest, passed away unexpectedly at Palmerston and District Hospital on Wednesday, October 4, 2023 at the age of 73. Survived by his siblings: Brian of Goderich, Kevin (Bev) of Newfoundland, Grant (Brenda) of Red Lake; brother-in-law Pete of Mount Forest; and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Jim and Catharine, and sister Marilyn.
HOTCHKISS, Moira - After a hard-fought battle with cancer, Moira passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 1, 2023 at the Louise Marshall Hospital at the age of 58. Survived by her daughter Ashley, son Branden (Emma), grandchildren Ashtin and Ryker, sister Elaine Crane, brother John Hutchison, and dear friends Marla Lembke and Terry Terry. Predeceased by her husband Blake, and parents Patsy and Ian Hutchison.
McINTYRE, Shona – Peacefully at home on Thursday, September 28, 2023 at the age of 67 years. Shona will be incredibly missed by her siblings: Lilace McIntyre (Robert), Gwen McIntyre (Larry), Bryony McIntyre-McPhail (John), and Jocelyn Corothers-McIntyre (Chuck). She will be fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews, extended family and many friends. Shona is predeceased by her parents John and Jane McIntyre, her sister Bethany McIntyre, and by her brother Ian McIntyre.
MURPHY, Stephen Joseph – Passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, September 26, 2023 in his 64th year.
Beloved son of the late Louise and Vincent Murphy. Loving brother of Paul Murphy, Larry Murphy, David Murphy, Leona Frank, Lois Keller (Paul), Bernadette Duckett (John), Margaret Simas (Joe), Christine Voisin (Kevin), Sharon Gelata (Tim) and Elaine and brother-in-law of Gordon Brown. Fondly remembered by his many nieces and nephews. Stephen was predeceased ... [more]
LeBLANC, Paul – Peacefully at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener on Tuesday, September 19, 2023 in his 87th year. Beloved husband for 33 years of Adeline. Loving father of Monique Kwirant (Ed), and Pauline McNally (John). Dear grandfather of Jennifer (Mike), Adam (Sara), John-Paul (Patty), Steven (Nichole), and Shelley (Ryan), and great-grandfather of Logan, Hanna, Ayme, Sam, James, Nikala, Brielle, and Ellie. Paul will be missed by his brothers Eric LeBlanc (Joan), Emery ... [more]
Earl C. Hopkins
HOPKINS, Earl C. – Passed away, unexpectedly on his boat, sailing on Killbear Lake, Parry Sound on Sunday, September 17, 2023 at the age of 61.
Loving father of Jeffrey Hopkins (Jennifer Shearson) and Alex Hopkins (Allyssa Tourlousse). Cherished grandpa to Cooper, Benjamin, Jacob and Noah. Beloved partner of Kathryn Filipe. Dear brother of Lynn Niemeyer. Earl was predeceased by his parents Barry and Eunice Hopkins and his brothers Glen and Ross Hopkins.
Dianna Marie Wyatt
WYATT, Dianna Marie – Suddenly and unexpectedly at home on Sunday, September 17, 2023 in her 65th year. Loving partner of David “Dave” Lehman. Dianna will be sadly missed by Dave’s children Christine Galloway and her husband Chris, and Matthew Lehman and his wife Jaclyn, and by their children Morgan, Mackenzie, Savannah, Chelsea, Adyson, and Blake. Dianna will be missed by her extended family, neighbours, and friends.
Myrna Kathleen Vermeulen
VERMEULEN, Myrna Kathleen – Died peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington, on Wednesday, September 6, 2023 in her 75th year. Predeceased by her life partner Don McEwen. Lovingly remembered by her sister Joan (Doug) Woods of Mount Forest, stepson Dave McEwen of Ottawa, sister-in-law Dianne Culp of Kitchener, and brother-in-law Ray Eaton of Cambridge. Survived by seven nieces and nephews, and four great-nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her father Elgin Culp, mother ... [more]
1947 – 2023
Thank you sincerely for sharing our sorrow. Your thoughtfulness is appreciated and will always be remembered.
It is with very heavy hearts that we, Irene's family, announce her passing on Tuesday, September 5, 2023, surrounded by family in Mount Forest, Ontario; taken from us too soon by a lengthy battle with cancer.
Lorne Edward Bell
Bell, Lorne Edward - Passed away suddenly at his home, on Monday, September 4, 2023 in his 78th year. Beloved husband of the late Barbara Bell (nėe Breedon) and dear devoted father of Garry Bell. Loving brother of Margaret Coop (Tony) and the late Muriel White (Ken). Lorne is predeceased by his parents Trueman and Edna Bell. Dear caring uncle of Paula and Tracy and fondly remembered by his many in-laws, nieces and nephews.
RAE, Anna - Passed away on Monday, September 4, 2023 at the home of her sister Mary McLellan Beck. Anna was born in Detroit on December 9, 1926, the first born of Allan and Jean (nee Johnson) Waters. She married Floyd Rae, the love of her life, in March 1950 and they celebrated their 60th wedding anniversary together in 2010.
Gary William Sorley
SORLEY, Gary William – Passed away peacefully at home surrounded by family on Thursday, August 24, 2023 in his 74th year. Cherished husband of Arlene Sorley, together for 42 years. Dear stepfather of Jotham (Jackie) Sterling, Mark Sterling, and Tina Sterling (Steve Fordham). Beloved brother of Jean Culp and uncle of Bruce Culp. Adored Grandpa of Sydney, Rhys, Eryk, Duncan, Alice and Lucy. Survived by his cousins Bob and Billy Hesling, Cathy (Brian) Muir, Ron (Marie) Brittian, ... [more]
RAWN, Bruce Rendall - Passed away at his home in Calgary, AB on Monday July 31, 2023 in his 71st year, after a short stint with cancer. Bruce is predeceased by his loving wife Gail (2018). Cherished father of Chrystal Rawn (Mike Gray), Shannon Lazorko (Robert). Bruce will be sadly missed by his four grandchildren; Conner, Catelyn, Kinsleigh & Koen, and by his brothers, Robert (Sandy), Brian (Roseann), Roger (Debbie) and Brent (Barb). He will be missed by his sister-in-law ... [more]
Karla Nancy Henshaw
HENSHAW, Karla Nancy - Peacefully, but unexpectedly on Friday, July 28, 2023 at the Louise Marshall Hospital in her 62nd year. Loving mother of Josh Henshaw (Tygr Cummings) and their children Arizona-Grace and Izzabelle; and Matthew Henshaw (Ashley) and their son Joshua. Karla will be missed by her mother Joyce Gervais. She is predeceased by her father Carl Gervais. Lovingly remembered by her extended family and many friends.
Barry Lloyd McCloskey
McCLOSKEY, Barry Lloyd – Passed away peacefully at home on Monday, July 24, 2023 in his 71st year. Beloved husband for almost 30 years to Carmelle Noël-McCloskey. Loving father of Bryan McCloskey (Katherine) and grandfather to their children Edyth and Birdie of Carleton Place; step-father of Eric Guy (Andrée Bédard) and their son Maurice of Sudbury; and Kevin Guy of Edmonton, AB. Barry will be sadly missed by his sister Cathy Oakes (Chris), niece Terri McCloskey (Bill ... [more]
William "Bill" Cockburn
COCKBURN, William Fulton “Bill” – Peacefully at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Thursday, July 20, 2023 in his 96th year. Beloved husband of the late Mary Beth Cockburn (2020). Loving father of Ann (Doug) Graham, Jeff (Karen) Coburn, and Scott (Jane) Coburn, all of Mount Forest. Dear grandfather of Mark (Paula), Sarah (Dallas), Leah, Alaina (Paul), Andrew (Leah), Kaitlin (Chad), and Justin (Erin) and great-grandfather of Reid, Hudson, Kipton, Gwendolyn, Fulton, Claira, ... [more]
JONGKIND, Adam – Passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, on Wednesday, July 19, 2023 at the age of 71. Beloved husband and soulmate to Judy. Loving father of Amy (Chad) Bertrand, and Michael (Michelle) Jongkind; and step-father of Allison (Craig) MacLellan and Wendy MacLellan. Cherished Opa of Owen Claridge, and Tanner and Karys Bertrand. Dear brother of Nenke Jongkind (Robert Thoen), Ernie (Adriana) Jongkind, Scott Jongkind, and Judy ... [more]
Elizabeth Bridget Ryan
RYAN, Elizabeth Bridget – Passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 15, 2023 at St. Joseph’s Hospice, Vancouver. Elizabeth was born in the bustling city of Toronto in 1944. She was the baby of the family preceded by her big brother John Jr. Her father, John Brennan was employed as a detective for the Toronto Police Force. Her mother, Agnes Brennan was employed as a lens maker for a busy optometrist. In 1949, the family relocated to a 200 acre farm in beautiful Kenilworth, Ontario. ... [more]
George "Scotty" Clarke
CLARKE, George “Scotty” – Passed away peacefully, at Louise Marshall Hospital on Friday, July 7, 2023 in his 82nd year. Loving husband of Shirley for 61 years. Best Dad Ever of Paul (Sandrine) and Cheryl (Matt). Proud Papa of Justin and Maddison. Dear brother of Bernie (Lois), Mary, Jack (Linda), Jane (Glen), Scott (Yvonne). Lovingly remembered by his nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Peter and Ellen, brother Peter (Rita), brothers-in-law Bob (Barb), ... [more]
Alice Elfreda "Ellie" Rae
RAE, Alice Elfreda “Ellie” – Peacefully on Tuesday, July 4, 2023 at the Louise Marshall Hospital in her 94th year. Beloved wife of the late Murray Rae (2007). Loving mother of Peter Rae and his partner Marlene Stern of Winnipeg, MB, Jane Diebold and her husband Don of Kitchener, and Paul Rae and his partner Judy Forbes of Whistler, BC. Dear grandmother of Robyn Rae Reid (Rick), and Jessica Rae Forbes. Ellie is predeceased by her sisters Beatrice Bond (Ernest), Vivien ... [more]
BOWEN, Brice – After a lengthy struggle with cancer, Brice passed away at the Louise Marshall Hospital on Thursday, June 29, 2023 at the age of 31. Predeceased by his mother Jane Bowen; aunts Adrienne Ireland and Maggie Fox; and foster father Pat Chapman. Survived by his foster mother Mary Jo Chapman and foster brothers: Leland McIntyre, Donavan Macgillivray, Jesse LaFleche, and Ryan Horton. Lovingly remembered by Bob Chapman (Donna Tagliabracci), Jeff Chapman, Kathleen Scott and ... [more]
Kevin J. Rice
RICE, Kevin J. – Passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, June 27, 2023 at the Louise Marshall Hospital at the age of 72. Loving husband and soulmate of Susan Rice for 50 years. Special Dad of Jeff (Julie) Rice, and Pam Carson. Loving PA of Courtney, Alli, and Nicole. Dear brother of Jim (Linda), Sheila (Al), Sharon (Mark), Rita (Steve), Doug (Cathy), and Len (Kim) (their children: Mitchell, Matthew, Michael and Lexi); and brother-in-law of Harold. Fondly remembered by his aunts, uncle, ... [more]
PALMER, Emma – Passed away peacefully at St. Joseph’s Health Centre, Guelph on Sunday, June 18, 2023 in her 93rd year. Dear mother of Colin (Liz) Palmer of Elora, Hazel Staddon of Brampton and Brian (June) Palmer of Mississauga. Adored Nana of Leslie (Andre) Cooper of Brampton, Miranda Sedore of Brampton and great-grandsons Donovan, Adrian and Isaiah. Sadly missed by Andrea, Allison, Gillian, Claire and families. Fondly remembered by her extended family in Scotland. ... [more]
Helen Florence Marian McLean
McLEAN, Helen Florence Marian (née Renwick) - Began her journey through life January 1, 1934, daughter of Nellie and Wilfred Renwick of Dromore, Ontario. Her earthly journey ended Sunday, June 18, 2023.
Predeceased by her beloved husband Carl. Cherished mother of Dan (Jane), Doug (Wilma), Mary-Lynn Fiest (Dietrich), and Pat (Patsy Kelly). Loving grandmother of Stacey, Bridget, Terry, Andrew, Corry, Kyndall, Micah, Tyson, Mark, and Eric; and great-grandmother of 16. All ... [more]
Mary I. McIntee
McINTEE, Mary I. - Passed away peacefully with her family by her side on June 16th, 2023. She is survived by her husband Robert “Bob” McIntee. Loving mother to daughters Cynthia Coulis (Brian), and Stacia Khales (Payman). Predeceased by her infant son, Paul (1970). Mary was the first born to Hilda and Wilfred Brick (predeceased) in Cargill Ontario in 1946. Mary is survived by sisters Shirley (Jack), and Susanne, brothers Jim (Sharrie) and Jeff (Heather), and sister-in-law Lenore. ... [more]
Kathleen Elizabeth Adams (nee Allen)
March 1, 1925 - June 14, 2023
Passed away peacefully at age 98 with her family by her side on Tuesday at Southlake Hospital in Newmarket. Predeceased by her beloved husband Alister, married 57 years.
Martin "Marty" Francisco
FRANCISCO, Martin “Marty” - Peacefully, surrounded by love at his home on Saturday, June 10, 2023 in his 85th year. Beloved husband and soulmate of Heather Francisco. Loving father of Marianne Francisco (Mike), Colleen Francisco (John), David Francisco, and Laurie Seth, and grandfather of Jacob Graham, Jesse Graham, and Liam Garcia. Dear brother of Dianne (John), Linda, and Thomas. He will be missed by his extended family, many friends, neighbors, and past colleagues. ... [more]
Joseph Patrick "Pat" McDonald
McDONALD, Joseph Patrick "Pat" - Peacefully at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener, on Thursday, June 8, 2023 in his 81st year. Beloved husband of Nairne Sittig. Loving father of Shawn McDonald and his wife Brenda, and Terry McDonald. Dear grandfather of Terri (Tim), Steven (James), and Jennifer (Blair); and great-grandfather of two. Pat will be missed by his extended family and many special friends. He was predeceased by his parents William and Annie McDonald.