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Friday February 9, 2018

BIRTH AND DEATH NOTICES

JOSEPH BOGOROCH

On Wednesday, February 7, beloved husband of 46 years to the late Anne Bogoroch. And, of the late Sarah. Devoted brother of Dr. Rita Bogoroch. Loving father of Maureen and Jack Ditkofsky, Richard and Melanie Bogoroch, Janice and Murray Tkatch and the late Fran and Jack Katari.

Cherished Zaidie of Dr. Noah and Laura Ditkofsky, Ari and Jenna Ditkofsky, Mark and Lindsay Ditkofsky, J.J. and Adena Ditkofsky, Adam, Samantha, Matthew Bogoroch, Jonathan and Cara Tkatch, Robbie and Brooke Tkatch, Ryan and Jodi Tkatch, Melissa and Brian Gladman, and Brian and Karen Brody. Adored great-grandfather of Jacob, Dayna, Rylan, Allison, Jonah, Parker, Hannah and Harry.

Brother-in-law of Issie and Jenny Shiroky of Montreal.

The family wishes to acknowledge the kindness and support of the staff of 147 Elder Street, (Sage) and especially Olga, Nikki and Joe's caregiver, Rosella.

Funeral at Adath Israel Synagogue 37 Southbourne Avenue (1 street north of Wilson, east of Bathurst) for service on Friday, February 9, 2018 at 12:00 p.m. Interment in the Moldaver Synagogue section of Bathurst Lawn Memorial Park.

Shiva to be held at 11 Sandfield Road, Toronto.

Memorial donations may be made to the Israel Cancer Research Fund 416-487-5246 and to The Joseph Bogoroch Memorial Fund c/o Benjamin Foundation416- 780-0324 http://www.benjamins.ca.

RONALD WILLIAM BROWN

Passed away suddenly on December 30, 2017 at home at the age of 78. Born October 24, 1939 in Montréal, Québec, to the late Phyllis Gordon (Fahrni) Brown and the late Ronald Murdoch Brown.

Predeceased by his step-mother, Norma (Gee) Brown; and younger brother, Gordon Fahrni Brown; Ron is survived by his sisters, Susan Kett and Karen Rydant (Al); sisters-in-law, Orshy Mulqueen Brown and Louise (Lavallée) Brown; nieces, Angela, Alanna, Kimberly (Romeo), Erin (Dave) and Tara (Ron); and nephew, Richard (Terrie). Grand-nephews, Daniel, Mathieu, Jesse and Calvin; and grand-nieces, Jaelyn and Abigail.

Ron was a spiritual man with a great love of music, travel and languages. He took piano from an early age. Ron attended St.

George's School and played the organ daily for morning chapel.

He spent hours gardening and taking care of the grounds at First Baptist Church for many years.

A kind, generous and caring man, he was an inspiration to his family and to his many friends.

He spent summers in Ontario, visiting family and teaching ESL to new Canadians.

A memorial service will be held on Sunday, February 18, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 969 Burrard St., Vancouver, BC, V6Z 1Y1. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to a charity of your choice.

BERNICE CERESNE

Peacefully in her 103rd year on Wednesday, February 7, 2018.

Bernice Ceresne, beloved wife of the late Moe Ceresne. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Susan Smith and Jeff Gustin, and Janie and Harvey Wortsman. Dear sister of the late Billy Rotenberg.

Devoted grandmother of Shawn and Charene, Tricia and Judson, Kathryn and Daniel, Peter and Michelle, and great-grandmother of Owen, Jasper, Ben, Lily, Isaiah, Serena, Annabelle, Lizzie, and Oliver. Special thanks to Maria, Gladys, Daniella and the staff at Kensington Gardens.

At Beth Tzedec Synagogue, 1700 Bathurst Street for service on Friday, February 9, 2018 at 10:00 a.m. Interment at Beth Tzedec Memorial Park. Shiva at 88 Davenport Road, Unit 604, Toronto. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society 416-961-7223.

WILLIAM LESLIE CLEGHORN

"Bill" PhD P. Eng.

Passed away peacefully at the North York General Hospital in Toronto, on Thursday, February 1, 2018 at the age of 64 years. Sadly missed by his brother, John Cleghorn of Sechelt, B.C. Bill was an Emeritus Professor with the University of Toronto, and began his career there on July 1, 1986 until his retirement on June 30, 2014. Bill received his PhD in Kinetoelastodynamics and is the author of "Mechanics of Machines." He was highly respected by the faculty and liked by his many students.

Cremation has taken place. A funeral service will take place at the family plot in Winnipeg at a later date. To leave your personal condolences, please visit the web site at mountpleasantgroup.com.

RICHARD ROBINSON PRESCOTT COURT August 21, 1931 February 5, 2018

It is with profound sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Richard (Dick, to friends and loved ones) Court in St. Catharines on the evening of Monday, February 5, 2018.

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