RIP - Michael Patrick Downey

mike downey

way to go White Div! Diane, the girls and friends were very moved by the thoughtfulness of your minute of silence and post game toast for Mike. This picture really captured the moment well. This from Mike Amormino

Born: Sunday, July 14th, 1957

Died: Friday, February 15th, 2019, Burlington, ON


Thursday, February 21st, 2019 6:00pm - 9:00pm

Smith's Funeral Home - Guelph Line

1167 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON L7P 2S7

One stoplight north of QEW

Service Information

Friday, February 22nd, 2019 11:00am

St. Paul The Apostle Roman Catholic Church

2265 Headon Rd, Burlington, ON

RIP - Craig Addison

Craig AddisonJanuary 19, 2019 - Our sincere condolences to Louise Addison and family for the recent passing of husband Craig. Craig passed away Saturday evening due to a heart attack while blowing snow at his home.
Craig's wife Louise is a BOWSER Babe. 

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Craig on Saturday January 19, 2019 at the Joseph Brant Hospital in his 72nd year. Beloved husband of Louise for 50 years. Loving father of Rick (Mary), Johanne (Duane) and the late Robi. Cherished grandfather of Jessica (Greg), John, Brett, Nicole, Katie (Cam), and Laura (Tyler), and great-grandfather of Killian. He is survived by his brother John (Lynne) and his nephew Craig and his niece Amanda. He was an employee with Casey Buynink Haulage for 30 years and retired from Thompson Metal in 2011. He was the best defender with the Burlington Oldtimers Hockey League for over 25 years. A celebration of life will take place at the Burlington Oldtimers Club (3521 Mainway, Burlington, ON L7M 1A9) On Sunday January 27, 2019 from 1- 3 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

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RIP - Jeff Armour

December 24, 2018 - Our sincere condolences to Pauline Armour and family for the recent passing of husband Jeff Armour. Jeff was very well known and well liked by many in the BOHC. Jeff was currently the 1st-place goalie in the grey division of BOHC. Jeff was a valuable volunteer helping our BOHC advertising committee each year getting sponsors and helping out the booklet committee. He was an athlete and a gentleman and will be sadly missed.


Friday, December 28th, 2018 7:00pm - 9:00pm

Smith's Funeral Home - Guelph Line

Service Information

Saturday, December 29th, 2018 1:00pm

Smith's Funeral Home - Guelph Line

1167 Guelph Line, Burlington, ON L7P 2S7


Hello all. This is Jeff’s daughter Hayley. Thank-you for all the kind words. In terms of donations we have decided as a family that he would want to support the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) as I have had Type 1 Diabetes for 18 years and he has always worked hard to support a cure. We will keep you all posted on the funeral once we have more details.

More details to follow. visitation Friday and Service on Saturday at Smiths on Guelph line


 RIP - Paul Ritchie

August 27, 2018 - Visitation for Paul is Friday, Aug 31, 3-5, and 7-9 at Smith’s on Guelph Line, one block north of QEW.

Our BOHC family lost another friend today. For those of you that didn’t know him he was the kindest, nicest man, one hell of a teammate. Our deepest sympathies goes out to his family, friends and loved ones.

RIP Normy (Norman Hewitson)

Hewitson, Norman

Passed away peacefully at Joseph Brant Hospital, on August 20, 2018, at the age of 88. Beloved husband of the late O. Ruth Hewitson (nee Purkis). Dear father of Tim, Dan, and Robert (Stephanie). Cherished grandfather of Hayden and Brighton (Josh) and great grandfather to Zaedon and Zane. Norm is predeceased by his siblings Tom Hewitson, George Hewitson and Audrey Maine.

Visitation at SMITH'S FUNERAL HOME, 1167 Guelph Line (one stop light north of QEW), BURLINGTON (905-632-3333), on Sunday from 3 -5 and 7 - 9 where a Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Monday, August 27, 2018 at 10:30a.m. Interment Burlington Memorial Gardens. For those who wish, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Diabetes Canada and the Arthritis Society would be sincerely appreciated by the family.