Yearly Archives: 2018

John Henry Linzel

Linzel John Henry (Hank)

Passed away at Roy Adams Centre in St. Catharines on Saturday October 27, 2018 at the age of 86.Loving husband to Jessie. Dear father of Annette Schilthuis (Charlie), Thea Gabrielse (Tim), Chris (Marlene) and James (Amy). Loving Opa to thirteen and Great grandfather to twelve. John is survived by five siblings. Visitation will be held at Riverside Christian Reformed Church in Wellandport  on Wednesday October 31st from 2-4 and 7-9 P.M.Funeral service will be held at the church on Thursday November 1st at 11:00 A.M. Interment will take place prior to the service.

Joyce Topolinsky

Topolinsky Joyce (nee Cousins)

Passed away peacefully at home on Wednesday October 17, 2018 at the age of 73. She was predeceased by her husband Lorne, sister Rose, grandaughter Trisha and grandson Shawn. Loving mother of Laurie Carthew (Gord) and James (Danuta). Dear Grandmother to Alisha (Scott) and Ashley  (Brandon). Great Grandmother to Damien, Deanna, Denzel and Rayne. Joyce will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held at the LAMPMAN FUNERAL HOME 724 Canboro Road, Fenwick on Tuesday October 30th from 6-7 P.M. A Celebration of Life will follow. Inurnment will take place at a later date.

Bernice A. (Galley) Pucci

Bernice A. (Galley) Pucci

On Tuesday October 9th, 2018, Bernice passed away peacefully at Meadows of Dorchester, Bernice was in her 97th year.   Beloved wife of the late Frank Pucci (2014).  Bernice will be greatly missed by her many nieces, nephews and friends.  Bernice and Frank will always be remembered for their loving dedication to one another for 74 years.  Bernice enjoyed travelling, playing cribbage and depending on the season cheering on the Maple Leafs and Blue Jays with Frank.  Respecting Bernice’s wishes Cremation has taken place.  A Celebration of Life will be held at Meadows of Dorchester 6623 Kalar Road, Niagara Falls, on Saturday October 20th at 11:00am.  Inurnment at a later date.  To honour Bernice’s love of children donations to The Toronto Sick Children’s Hospital would be appreciated by the family.




Passed away at Greater Niagara General Hospital on Wednesday September 19, 2018 in his 86th year. He is survived by his sisters, Margaret Johnston and Shirley Simpson, and his nieces and nephews. Ken was predeceased by his brother Don (1995) and his best friend Paula (2016). He was a long time Ontario Hydro employee. Ken will be remembered for the wonderful summer picnics held at Wyldewood Road home. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Life will be held at the LAMPMAN FUNERAL HOME 724 Canboro Road ,Fenwick on Saturday October 13th at 1:00 P.M.

Henry Wegman

Wegman: Henry Albert


At the Port Colborne Hospital on Friday September 28, 2018 in his 86th year. Predeceased by his wife Shirley (Joslin).  Will be missed by his bothers William (Gail) and Robert (Debbie). Dear father of Stephen Wegman, Cathy Black, Judy McDonald (Neil), Tim Wegman (Cathy), Melissa Wegman (Rod McCabe), Jeff Wegman (Joanna).  Grandfather of Sarah (David), Matthew, Tamsin, Steven, Brenden, Daniel, Patrick, Annika, Jonathon, Jacob.  Great Grandfather of Evelyn and Bennett.  The family will receive friends at Rockway Presbyterian Church (R.R. 69 Fenwick, Ontario) Thursday October 4, 2018 from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.  A memorial service will follow at 1:00 p.m. with the Rev. Pearl Vasarhelyi officiating.  In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Rockway Presbyterian Church Memorial Fund, Pelham Cares or the Open Arms Mission of Welland would be appreciated by the family.

Tina Veldhuizen

Veldhuizen Tina (Piersma)
Tina was called home to be with her Lord and Saviour on Sunday September 16, 2018 at the age of 86. Tina was the wife of the late Joe (2006). She was the dear mother of Art (Marg), Peter (Karen), John (Ingrid) and Arnold. Loving Grandmother to ten and Great Grandmother to twenty four. Tina is survived by her sister Jennie VanBerkle. Friends and family will be received at Tina’s home church, Wellandport United Reformed on Tuesday September 18th from 6-8 P.M. The funeral service will take place on Wednesday September 19th at 11:00 A.M. Pastor Henry VanOlst officiating. Interment to follow at Maple Lawn Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to LAMPMAN FUNERAL HOME 724 Canboro Road, Fenwick.

Joseph Rodrigue

Rodrigue Joseph (January 7, 1972 – August 30, 2018) Its with sadness in our hearts that we say goodbye to our father, brother, uncle and our friend at such a young age of 46. Leaving behind his beloved children Jessica, Tyler and Jocelyn. His loving siblings Tracey, Joshua, Chris and Bernadette. His father Joseph Rodrigue and joining his predeceased mother Sharon. Cremation has taken place, but we invite everyone who has only kind words and love foe Joe to join us at Lampmans Funeral Home 724 Canboro Road, Fenwick for a celebration of life on Monday September 10th from 7-9P.M.

Brian Digweed

Digweed, Brian Kenneth

Passed away on Tuesday, September 4 2018 in his 63rd year.  Brian leaves behind his good friend Gail of 45 years and his daughters Justine Beasley (Cameron) and Jessie Digweed.   Also his granddaughters Payton, Willow and Macy. He will be sadly missed by his best buddy Moose.  Respecting Brians wishes cremation has taken place.  There will be no visitation or service.