SULLIVAN: Joan Luella (nee McLaughlin) of Burlington

Posted by on January 25, 2015

Sullivan: Joan Luella (nee McLaughlin)
Joan passed away on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at Carpenter Hospice, Burlington in her 81st year. Reunited with her beloved husband Peter Gregory Sullivan (2006). Loved mother of Mary, Maureen (John), Michael (Gina), Patrick (Kathy), Stephen (Tracy) and Daniel (Rachel). Cherished grandmother of Brian, James, Gregory, Joseph, Marcus, Peter, Ben and Lily. Great-grandmother of Aries and Liam. Joan is survived by her sisters Gladys and Eleanor. Visitation will be held at ST. THOMAS THE APOSTLE CATHOLIC CHURCH, 715 Centre Rd., Waterdown on Wednesday, January 28, 2015 from 12:30 – 1:30 pm where a Funeral Mass will begin at 1:30 pm. Interment Gate of Heaven Cemetery, Burlington. Memorial donations to the Carpenter Hospice, 2250 Parkway Dr, Burlington, ON L7P 1T1 (905-631-9994), would be appreciated by the family. Please sign the Tribute Wall at kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Alberta, Edmonton, Hamilton, Ontario

LOCK, Gerald John of Brampton, ON, formerly of Burlington, ON

Posted by on January 14, 2015

Gerald LockMay 27, 1928 — January 14, 2015
Maasland, The Netherlands — Brampton, Ontario

Beloved husband of Janine for almost 62 years. Loving father, grandfather, and great-grandfather to Karon and Peter Van Hartingsveldt, Daniel, Kevin and Sarah, Jakob, Aiden and Asher; Michelle and Jonathan Vander Meulen, Jared, Stefan and Lisa, Keira and Teresa, Dylan; David (October 29, 1960 – January 19, 1983); Joanne (Jodi) and David Wilsack, Jessica, Kayla and Nigel Potter. Gerald was a furniture retailer in Toronto and Burlington for 43 years. Visitation at BETHEL CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 616 Dundas St. E., Waterdown (at Kerns Rd.) on Friday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. where the Memorial Service will be held on Saturday, January 17, 2015 at 11 a.m. Reception to follow in the Fellowship Hall. Private interment service at Burlington Memorial Gardens on Saturday morning. In lieu of flowers, donations to World Renew would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Tribute Wall at kitchingsteepeandludwig.com
“He must become greater; I must become less.” John 3:30

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton, Toronto

SMOLINSKI, Teresa of Grimsby

Posted by on January 8, 2015

SMOLINSKI, Teresa
It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Teresa, at the Hamilton General Hospital on Tuesday January 6, 2015 at the age of 53. Loving wife of Erik for 29 years. Much loved mother of Katie. Beloved daughter of Anna and the late Jacob Vanderlingen, and daughter in law of the late Stanley and Anne Smolinski. Cherished sister of Len and Rina, Anne Marie and Orlando DeCarlo, Bill and Judy, and Al and Stacey. She will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, and cousins. Teresa was a manager with Freeman Herbs in Beamsville, and will be fondly remembered by her many friends and coworkers. Family will receive friends at KITCHING STEEPE AND LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N, Waterdown on Monday from 6-9 p.m. A Funeral Service will be held at BETHEL CHRISTIAN REFORMED CHURCH (corner of Dundas St. and Kerns Rd.) on Tuesday January 13, 2015 at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. If desired, a donation in Teresa’s memory to the S.P.C.A. would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton, Ontario, Toronto

HUININK, Gerald of Hamilton

Posted by on January 8, 2015

HUININK, Gerald William
With his family by his side, on Tuesday January 6, 2015 at the Juravinski Hospital, the Lord called home His servant Gerald at the age of 46 years. Loving husband of Lisa (nee Van Yken) for 23 years. Much loved father of Justin, Cassandra (Ryan), Darren, and Jenna. Beloved son of Eef Huinink-Baartse (the late Henk Huinink, the late Bill Baartse), and son in law of Jane Van Yken (the late Cornelius Van Yken). Dear brother of Joyce and Rob Van Amerongen, Henrietta and John Hofsink, Bernie and Anita Huinink, Ron and Kristi Huinink, Helena and Bert Winkel, Phyllis and Will Tamminga, Linda Baartse (the late James Baartse). Brother-in-law of Pat and Art Linde, Jill and Luke Jelsma, and Carol Van Yken. Gerald will be sadly missed by his many nieces and nephews. Family will receive friends on Monday January 12, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at CORNERSTONE CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 353 Stonechurch Rd E, Hamilton, where a Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday January 13, 2015 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Mount Hamilton Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations in Gerald’s memory to the Juravinski Cancer Centre would be sincerely appreciated by the family. Special thanks to Dr. Lorna Junker-Andersen and all the medical staff at Juravinski hospital.

Surely goodness and love will follow me all the days of my life, and I will dwell in the house of the Lord forever.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

NEUFELD, Elfrieda “Frieda” of Waterdown, ON

Posted by on January 7, 2015

Elfrieda Neufeld obitPeacefully at Alexander Place, Waterdown on Wednesday, January 7, 2015 Elfrieda went home to her beloved Lord in her 97th year. Beloved wife of the late Frank Neufeld (1999). Loved mother of Elsie and Gerry Klauke, Kathe and the late Bill Neufeld, Frank (predeceased in infancy), Adina and Rick Dorman, Betty and Heinz Bondzio,and Frank and Joanne Neufeld. Dear Oma of fifteen grandchildren, twenty eight great-grandchildren, and nineteen great-great-grandchildren. Beloved sister-in-law of Helen Neufeld and will also be missed by many nieces and nephews. Frieda was a longtime member of Mission Baptist Church, Hamilton. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St.N., Waterdown on Friday from 7-9 p.m. and on Saturday, Janaury 10, 2015 at MISSION BAPTIST CHURCH, 100 North Oval, Hamilton from 10 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Reception to follow in the church hall. Interment at Burlington Memorial Gardens. If so desired, donations to Mission Baptist Church or Mennonite Central Committee or the charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Special thanks to Diane and Shirley and all the staff in Home Area 1 for all their compassionate care. Please sign the Tribute Wall at kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

“Auf Wiedersehen Mama”

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

van Houwelingen, Owen Cornelis of Burlington, ON

Posted by on January 5, 2015
Owen obit
July 17, 2013 – January 3, 2015
On January 3, 2014, at the age of 17 months,  Owen was welcomed into the arms of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ.  He fought bravely but lost his earthly battle with MECP2 Duplication Syndrome. He is the beloved son of Kees and Laura van Houwelingen and loved little brother of Marco.  Also left to cherish his memory are his grandparents Arie and Els van Houwelingen and Ivan and Hilda Tiggelaar and his great grandparents Jo van Houwelingen, John Van Dasselaar and Fijgje Tiggelaar and his aunts and uncles Suzet and Tom Runhaar , Geerhard and Emilie van Houwelingen, Janese and Kent Baartman, Shannon and Daron Ruggi, and Sean and Bernice Tiggelaar.  He will also be missed by his cousins Weston Baartman, Alyssa Baartman, Carter Ruggi, Nathan Runhaar and Feline van Houwelingen.  Visitors may pay their respects to the family at EBENEZER CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 607 Dynes Rd., Burlington on Wednesday from 6-9 p.m. where the Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at 10:30 a.m., Rev. G. Nederveen officiating.  Interment to follow in Woodland Cemetery.  The family would like to thank all the staff at McMaster Children’s Hospital in the PICU and 3C, as well as the Complex Care Team for your care and compassion during Owen’s hospital visits.  A special thank you to Dr. Malik and Dr. Lim for their expertise, support and compassion.  Our thanks as well to our church family, extended family, friends and MECP2 “family” for their encouragement and support.  In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the MECP2 Duplication Syndrome 401 Project, www.401project.com as expressions of sympathy.  Please sign the Tribute Wall at kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

 

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Manitoba, Ontario

LUDWIG, John of Hamilton

Posted by on January 1, 2015

LUDWIG, John “Big John”

Peacefully with his family by his side, the Lord called to Himself John Ludwig on Thursday January 1, 2015 at the age of 69. Loving husband of Marlene (nee Murphy) for 35 years. Much loved father of Linda and Robert White, Joshua, Daniel (Cassandra), and Gregory (Stephanie). Beloved son of the late Arent and Riekje Ludwig. Dear brother of John † and Willy, Margaret (Monte†) Smith, Rene, Harry and Janet, Frank and Dawn, Fred, Tina and Joe Nichol, Shirley and Bill Bowes, Bill, Joanne (Henry†) VanBrederode and Bryan. Beloved brother-in-law of Sylvia Murphy, Linda and Ted Earl, Tina and Ed Moriarity, Francis and Shirley Murphy, Bernadette Murphy, and Greg Murphy. John was the proud owner and operator of Professional Antenna for over 40 years. Family will receive friends at ANCASTER CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH 575 Shaver Road (at Garner Road), Ancaster on Monday January 5, 2015 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., where the Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday January 6, 2015 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Glanbrook Cemetery.  If desired, a donation in John’s Memory to the Anchor Association (www.anchor-association.com) would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

“As for me and my household, we will serve the Lord.”

Joshua 24:15

 

Please sign the Tribute Wall at

www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

MEAGHER, Mary E. (nee Organ) formerly of Waterdown, ON

Posted by on December 22, 2014

Mary Meagher obitPeacefully at St. Peter’s Residence, Hamilton on Sunday, December 21, 2014, Mary passed away at the age of 93 years. Beloved wife of the late Jerome Meagher (1968). Loved mother of Mary Anne, Jane and Tony Wojcik, John and Marilyn, Mike and Donna, and Frank. Dear Granny of fourteen grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. Predeceased by five brothers and two sisters. Mary was a longtime member of the C.W.L. and an active volunteer in Flamborough in numerous organizations. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St.N., Waterdown on Friday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Prayer Vigil for Mary at 7 p.m. Funeral Mass will be celebrated at ST. THOMAS the APOSTLE CHURCH, 715 Centre Rd., Waterdown on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at 9:30 a.m. Interment to follow at St. Thomas Cemetery. Reception to be held at the Funeral Home Family Centre. Special thanks to the staff at Elm Terrace for all their care. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

 

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Guelph, Hamilton

LAVIGNE(Formerly BRITTON), Barbara Mary

Posted by on December 20, 2014

LAVIGNE (BRITTON) Barbara Mary
Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington on Friday December 19, 2014 at the age of 82. Predeceased by her husband’s Norman Britton (1972), and Nicholas Lavigne ( 2009 ). Loving mother of Peter Britton (Carey) and John Britton. Cherished grandmother of Daniel. Beloved sister of Mollie Mansell (Russ) of England. Cremation has taken place. A Private Service of Remembrance was held at KITCHING STEEPE AND LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, Waterdown. If desired as expressions of sympathy donations to Animal Adoptions of Flamborough would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

HUGHES, Stanley John of Waterdown, ON

Posted by on December 17, 2014

Passed away peacefully at Hamilton General Hospital after a lengthy illness, on Wednesday December 17, 2014 at the age of 59. Loving husband of Carolyn. He will be sadly missed by his children Corey and Taylor. Dear son in law of Ted and Mary Jean Hanbury. Beloved brother in law of Jane and Angelo, and Ted Jr. and Nancy. He will be fondly remembered by his nephews and nieces. The family will receive friends at KITCHING STEEPE AND LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME 146 Mill St. N, Waterdown on Friday December 19, 2014 from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. A private family service will be held. If desired, as expressions of sympathy donations to The Lung Association or The Heart and Stroke Foundation would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Guelph, Hamilton, Kingston, Ontario

McARTHUR: Evelyn Viola (Olive) of Waterdown, ON

Posted by on December 9, 2014

poinsettiaPeacefully at Alexander Place, Waterdown on Monday, December 8, 2014 Olive passed away at the age of 95. Beloved wife of the late Alec (1983). Dear mother of Murray and Cheryl, Doris and Brad Borer, and Bruce and Jackie. Cherished grandmother of Bill (Pat) Borer, Janice (Paul) Newman, the late Paul McArthur (Lynn McArthur and Steve Suykens), Julie (Mike) Francis, and Leanne (Dave) Hils. Loved great-grandmother of Brianne (Andrew) Mathies, Ashley, Madison and Joelle McArthur, Kirstie and Sarah Newman, Samantha and Nicholas Francis, Kristen, Steven and Danielle Hils. Loving sister of Ross (Joan) Mann and Myrna (Rusty) James. The family wishes to express their gratitude to the staff at Alexander Place for all their care and compassion over the past two and a half years. Visitation on Thursday from 2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown, where the Funeral Service will be held on Friday, December 8, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment Grove Cemetery, Dundas. Reception to follow at Rock Chapel United Church. Donations in Olive’s memory may be made to the Rock Chapel Church, or a charity of your choice. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

MEYRINK: George Gerrit of Dundas, ON

Posted by on December 8, 2014

G Meyrink obit1934-2014
(Retired Chief Civil Engineer at Bermingham Construction, Hamilton, ON)
Our father left this earth on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 at 7:05 p.m. He passed away peacefully in his 80th year with his family by his side. With no regrets, George had a life filled with love, family, farm life, music and challenges. He was born May 30th, 1934 in Velp, Holland. He married his island sweetheart Margaret Eleanor (nee Thomson) on December 12, 1959. They enjoyed each other’s company for 55 years and then retired, joining the snowbirds in Florida, then making a home in Dundas, ON. Much loved father to Anita, Bridget and Sheila, his three blue-eyed daughters. Never having sons, he had the next best thing and is fondly remembered by his sons-in-law Frank and Andy. Loved and cherished Opa to Garrett, Stephanie, Kerstin, and Erin. George loved life but loved his family more. He will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by his younger brother Willem and his wife Milagros, nieces Karla, Michelle, nephew Ken, and many friends. Sweetheart, Husband, Dad, Mr. Meyrink, Opa — you will be missed but not forgotten. Thank you to the staff at Wentworth Lodge, Dundas, ON for taking the time to get to know our Dad and treating him with respect and love. Friends are invited to visit with the family to celebrate George’s life at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St.N., Waterdown on Saturday, December 13, 2014 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. A private family Memorial Service will be held a later date, with interment in Strabane Cemetery. If so desired, donations to The Parkinson Society would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

DREW: Priscilla (nee Grainger) of Waterdown, ON

Posted by on December 8, 2014

P Drew obitOctober 3, 1926 – December 5, 2014

In her 89th year, Priscilla passed away peacefully and gracefully with her family by her side on Friday, December 5th, 2014 at Alexander Place in Waterdown. Beloved wife of the late Gerald Drew (2012). Loved mother of Jean (Real) Pare, the late James (Doreen) Drew, Donna (Peter) Bryson. Dear grandmother of Bryan (Jessica), Ivan (Stefanie), Jennifer (Daniel), Matthew, Heather & Samantha. Cherished great grandmother of Liam. She will be fondly remembered by her many brother in-laws, sister in-laws, cousins, nieces, and nephews. Priscilla was a nursing assistant at the Shriners Hospital in Montreal before marrying Gerald in 1955 and moving to Ontario to start their lives together. After raising her family she worked at Sears, in the candy department. Her greatest joy was spending time with her family and she loved reading her numerous cook books looking for the perfect new recipe. According to Priscilla’s wishes, a Private Family Service will take place. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association, the Canadian Kidney Foundation or charity of your choice would be appreciated. The family would like to thank all the health care workers in the community, hospitals and Alexander Place for their exceptional care and compassion. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

RIDER: Paula Lynn of Carlisle, ON

Posted by on December 7, 2014

Paula Ride obitPeacefully at her home in Carlisle, following a courageous battle with cancer, Paula passed away on Friday, December 5, 2014, with her family at her side, at the age of 53 years. Dearly loved wife of Ron Baronet, and loved step-mom of Jordon and Morgan. Beloved daughter of Joe and Marian Rider and loved sister of Sue and Rick Farrell, Diane Rider, and sister-in-law of Lise Baronet. Dear aunt (Annie) to Brittany and Greg Farrell. Special friend to so many including Linda, Jenette, James, Robert, Lucy and many more. Paula will also be missed by her cat “Mojo” as well as her co-workers and customers at the Lowville Bistro. Cremation has taken place. Friends are invited to join the family to celebrate her life at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Wednesday, December 10, 2014, from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. If so desired, donations to the Brain Tumour Foundation of Canada would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Special thanks to Dr. Torres and Mandy at the Juravinski Hospital for all of their care and support. Please sign the Tribute Wall at kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

LUDWIG: Johann Barthold “John” of Smithville, ON

Posted by on December 2, 2014

John Ludwig obitPeacefully from his home in Smithville, while surrounded by his family, the Lord called to Himself John Ludwig at the age of 76 years. Beloved husband of Willy (nee Van Amerongen) for 54 years. Loved father of Veronica and Wolter Vis, John and Esther Ludwig, Tammy and Pete Ravensbergen, Mark and Arlene Ludwig, Ed and Marge Ludwig, and Mike and Aimee Ludwig. Dear Opa of 37 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Beloved brother of Margaret Smith, Renee, John and Marlene, Harry and Janet, Frank and Dawn, Fred, Tina and Joe Nichol, Shirley and Bill Bowes, Bill, Joanne and the late Henry VanBrederode, and Brian. John will also be missed by the Van Amerongen family as well as by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Friends may visit with the family at SMITHVILLE CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 330 Station St., Smithville on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where the Funeral Service will be held on Friday, December 5, 2014 at 10:30 a.m., Rev. C. Bouwman officiating. Interment to follow at Union Cemetery. If so desired, donations to Anchor Association would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

“One thing I ask of the LORD, this is what I seek: that I may dwell in the house of the LORD all the days of my life, to gaze upon the beauty of the LORD and to seek him in his temple.”

Psalm 27:4

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

HOPCROFT, Emily Ann (nee Newton),Formerly of Strathroy

Posted by on November 22, 2014

HOPCROFT, Emily Ann

Passed away suddenly at the Hamilton General Hospital on Friday November 21, 2014 at the age of 80. Beloved wife of Russell for 62 years. Loving mother of Grant and Lily, Russell and Cheryl, Roger and Mary, Clare and Alan Long. Cherished grandmother of Lara, Lisa, Christina, Alysha, Marissa, Galen, Amanda, Adam, Christopher, Katelyn, Todd, Jessica, Emily, and Russell. Dear aunt of Tom Arthur (Carol), and Robert Hopcroft (Ann). Predeceased by her parents Grant and Clare Newton, and brother Duncan. Emily was a great granddaughter of Sir George W. Ross. Cremation has occurred. A Celebration of Emily’s Life and interment will take place in the spring. If desired, as expressions of sympathy donations to the Shiners Hospitals for Children (www.shrinershospitalsforchildren.org) would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

Please sign the Tribute wall at

www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Dredge, Jennifer of Waterdown, Ontario

Posted by on November 12, 2014

DREDGE, Jennifer Ann (nee Borer)

Peacefully passed away after a long battle with cancer at The Carpenter Hospice on Wednesday November 12, 2014 at the age of 44. Loving wife of Tim for 18 years. Cherished mother of Matt and Hannah. Beloved daughter of John and Joanne Borer, Diane and Mike Dales, and daughter in law of Ted and Evy Dredge. Dear sister of Lynn McArthur (Steve Sukens), Scott Borer (Kathy), and sister in law of Todd Dredge (Brenda), and Tammy Frasson (John). Much loved Aunt to Brianne (Andrew), Ashley, Madison, Joelle, Ben, Emma, Mitchel, Thomas, Noah, Amanda, Austin, Cody, Michael, and Josie. Jennifer will be sadly missed and fondly remembered by all who knew her. Cremation has taken place. Family will receive friends at KITCHING STEEPE AND LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill Street N, Waterdown on Sunday from 1-4 and 6-9 p.m., where a Service of Remembrance will be held on Monday November 17, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Glenwood, Flamborough. As expressions of sympathy, donations to The Carpenter Hospice or Rock Chapel United Church would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton, Ontario, Toronto

HORNE: Ronald of Hamilton, ON

Posted by on November 4, 2014

Ronald Horne PhotoSurrounded by his loving family, on Sunday, November 2, 2014, Ron was sent home to his heavenly father. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, Teuntje (Van Holst) and his children Diana Walsh (Al), Brian (Nancy) Horne, and Denise (Cam) Baynton. He was also beloved Boppa to his grandchildren, Serena, Nicole, Cassandra (Rob), April (Ed), as well as great-grandfather to Jimmy and his siblings. Stelco was Ron’s employer for over 40 years and for much of that time he had a habit of frequenting Tim Horton’s on Dundurn, which he continued to do up to his very last night. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St.N., Waterdown on Thursday evening from 7-9 p.m. and Friday, November 7, 2014 from 12 noon until the Celebration of Life Service at 1 p.m. Interment to follow at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Reception to be held in the Family Centre. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. George’s Church, Hamilton or Animal Adoptions of Flamborough would be appreciated. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

SMITH: Peter Alexander

Posted by on November 4, 2014

Peter Smith obitPeacefully at his home, with his family at his side, on Monday, November 3, 2014, Peter Smith at the age of 68 years. Beloved husband of Beverley. Loved father of Brian (Gillian) and Paul (Kim). Dear Grandpa of Robyn, Jennifer, Taylor, and Jessica. Loved brother of Pat (Fred) Cooper, Ken (Charmaine), Keith and brother-in-law of John (Maggie) Diggins, Richard (Debbie) Diggins, and Brigette Diggins. Peter was a retired employee of Stelco after 34 years of service. Cremation has taken place. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Monday, November 10, 2014 from 11 a.m. until the time of the Memorial Service at 12 noon. Reception to follow in the Family Centre. Private interment at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. If so desired, donations to The Carpenter Hospice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

CHECKLEY: Frances Mary of Huntsville, formerly of Waterdown

Posted by on November 2, 2014

At the age of 85 Frances Checkley peacefully passed away on Friday, October 31st at her home in Huntsville, Ontario. Frances is survived her by daughters Beth Checkley and Ann Layton, sons-in- law Glen Skidmore and Rajiv Maikhuri and loving granddaughter Hayley Skidmore. Fran was predeceased by her husband, William Robert Checkley in 1996, after over 40 years of marriage. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at GRACE ANGLICAN CHURCH, 157 Mill St. N. (Parking off Main St.), Waterdown, on Wednesday, November 5th from 1 p.m. until the start of a Memorial Service at 2 p.m. Followed with interment in the Churchyard Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Dundas Valley Orchestra at www.dundasvalleyorchestra.ca
Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton, Ontario, Orillia

EAGLES: John Franklin of Scarborough, ON

Posted by on October 18, 2014

John Eagles obitJohn died peacefully on October 13, 2014 at Billings Court Manor, Burlington at the age of 93 years. Born in Midland, Ontario in 1920, he subsequently lived in England and Scarborough. Much loved husband of Dorothy and then Edna. Father of Susan and John, grandfather of four and great-grandfather of nine, all residing in the U.K. Close friend of the Hayden family of Millgrove and Burlington. Military service in WWII was followed by a long and distinguished career as Special Agent with C.N. Railway Police. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Thursday, October 23, 2014 from 10 a.m. until the time of the Funeral Service at 11 a.m. Interment to follow in Pine Hills Cemetery, Scarborough. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton, Toronto

SMITH: Adam Joshua Franklin of Hamilton, ON

Posted by on October 16, 2014

Frame2It is with great sadness that we announce, the Lord has taken Adam from this earthly life in his 37th year, on Sunday October 12, 2014. Much loved son of Margaret Smith (nee Ludwig), and the late Monte Smith (2009). Dearly loved brother of Shawn and Christa Smith, Tara and Mike DeGelder, and Jason and Sherri Smith. Adam will be greatly missed and always remembered by his three nephews, eight nieces, two great-nephews, and his many relatives and friends. Visitation will be held at CORNERSTONE CANADIAN REFORMED CHURCH, 353 Stone Church Rd E, Hamilton on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where a Funeral Service will be held on Friday October 17, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment, Mount Hamilton Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations to Family Outreach Ontario (Christian Addiction Support Services) or the Canadian Cancer Society would be sincerely appreciated by the family.
Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Guelph, Hamilton, Toronto

McHARDY: John James “Jim” of Waterdown, ON

Posted by on October 16, 2014

Jim McHardy obitFamily and friends are remembering the full and wide-ranging life of Jim McHardy who passed away on October 15, 2014 at the age of 88. World War II veteran, peanut-butter salesman, advertising executive, cattle breeder, dedicated family man, militia commander, lifelong eccentric dog owner, and master of the barbeque. He will be forever recalled for his award winning television commercials, unrelenting work ethic, role as Chairman of the Association of Canadian Advertising, his long line of less than perfect polled Herefords. Always a true gentleman, his wit, warmth and wry sense of humour will be sorely missed. Jim is predeceased by his wife of 63 years Betty and his son Robin (Cindy). He is survived by his daughter Libby (Greg), son Jim (Jennie) and grandchildren Fiona, Iain, Andie, Molly, Evan and Marla. Thanks go out to the wonderful care staff at the Sunnybrook Veterans Hospital and Alexander Place, Waterdown. A private family Graveside Service will be held at Rock Chapel Cemetery. A Celebration of Jim’s life will take place on Sunday November 9, 2014, from 12 noon to 2:00 p.m. at the Watermark TapHouse and Grille, 115 Hamilton Street N, Waterdown. Donations in his memory to the Alzheimers Society would be appreciated. Please sign the Tribute Wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton, Toronto

MORGAN, Dorothy Edith of Burlington, ON

Posted by on October 9, 2014

Dorothy Morgan obitAfter living a long and happy life, Dorothy passed away peacefully at Josph Brant Hospital, surrounded by her family, on Wednesday, October 8, 2014 in her 92nd year. Predeceased by her dear husband Christopher Morgan. Loved mother of Gail (Nick) Ozolins, Marian (Blaine) Johnson, and step-mother of Susan (Bill) Dodds, Janice (Dan) Buist, and Donna (Dave Creen) Morgan. Loving grandmother of Nicholas, Robin, Kenneth, Aaron, Jennifer, Amy, Morgan, Danielle, David, Ryan, Matthew, Megan, and Christopher as well as 12 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Victor Burton, Margaret Dallaire, and Vivian Komarniski, and loved aunt to many nieces and nephews. Dorothy loved watercolour painting and sewing and generously shared her talents with family and friends throughout the years. Cremation has taken place. Friends may visit with the family at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Tuesday from 6-9 p.m. where the Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 11 a.m. Interment to follow in Grace Anglican Cemetery. A reception will be held in the Family Centre. If so desired, donations to the S.P.C.A. or St. Matthew’s House would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Please sign the tribute wall at www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton

Markle, Wayne Orlando of Burlington

Posted by on October 5, 2014

 

Peacefully after a brief illness at Joseph Brant Hospital, Burlington on Saturday October 4, 2014 at the age of 66. Loving husband of Cora. Dear father of Linda Robinson, Maxine Prince and her husband Scott, Mike Robinson, and Rory Markle. Much loved grandpa of Cory (Sharmane), Tyler, Braydon, and great grandpa of Mavrick. Brother of Shirley Vaughan (Danny), and Nancy Markle (Keith). Visitation will be held at KITCHING STEEPE AND LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME 146 Mill St. N. Waterdown, on Wednesday from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m., where a Funeral Service will be held on Thursday October 9, 2014 at 10:30 a.m. Interment, Millgrove Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be sincerely appreciated by the family.

For more information about this obituary visit http://www.kitchingsteepeandludwig.com.

Filed Under: Hamilton, Ontario