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Bro. Alexander Murray
Buchanan Lodge No.550
Passed July 3,2024
Bro. Murray

Passed away suddenly at his home in Stoney Creek on July 3, 2024, at the age of 82. Beloved husband of Patricia (predeceased). Loving father of Heather (Tom), Ian (Cathy), Bruce, and Glenn (Katie). Proud grandfather of Brandon (Kayla), Steven (Jennifer), Alissa, Ashlyn, Alexah, and Christine. Great-grandfather of Nixon and Georgia. Survived by his sister, Ethel (Bob); and brother-in-law, Robert Carson (Dianne). Alex will be remembered as founding owner of Hamilton Hydronics Ltd., a member of the Shriners Niagara Falls, and an avid car collector. Cremation has taken place, and a Celebration of Life will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Shriners Children's Hospital would be appreciated.
Online condolences may be left at

Bro. Murray was in his 55th year of Masonic service.

Initiated 04/08/1969
Passed 05/23/1969
Raised 10/24/1969

May he rest in peace.


Bro. David Gordon Poyntz Ricketts
Temple Lodge No.324
Passed April 21,2024
Initiated: 1981-03-21
Passed: 1981-09-15
Raised: 1982-01-19

In accordance with his wishes, cremation has taken place. Family and friends are invited to Visitation at the Marlatt Funeral Home - Swackhamer Chapel, 195 King Street West, Dundas, (905-627-7452) on Thursday, May 2nd from 7:00 - 8:30 pm. The Memorial Service to celebrate his life will be held at St. James Anglican Church, 137 Melville Street, Dundas, on Friday, May 3, 2024 at 1:00 pm.

As expressions of sympathy, donations to St. James Church or the Kidney Foundation of Canada would be appreciated.

Bro. William B. Durant
Landmarks/Doric Lodge No.654
Passed April 11th,2024
Bro Durant was in his 68th year of Masonic service being
initiated 1956 11 03,
passed 1957 03 02
and raised 1957 05 24.
Condolences to his entire family.


R.W. Bro. D. Wayne Robinson
Westmount Lodge No.671
Passed March 12,2024
We are saddened to announce the passing of a Husband, Father, Grandfather and Friend to many, Wayne Robinson. Wayne is predeceased by his parents Wilson and Doris, his sister Barb and brother Bob. Wayne leaves behind his loving wife Debbie (Payment), daughters Melanie (Nick Karbowski), Leah (Mike Novakovic), grandchildren Zachary, Gabrielle, Christian and Kaiden, sisters Linda and Peggy, alongside many nieces and nephews.

Wayne loved his family and friends, he was a true social butterfly who interacted with everyone. His deep involvement with fraternity led to his active engagement at all levels of Freemasonry. Wayne was a member and past master of Westmount Lodge #671 and a proud DDGM of Hamilton District C in 2012. Wayne was also a proud member of the Scottish Rite and York Rite, as well as a member of the Shrine. In addition, Wayne was an active member of the Loyal Order of Moose in Hamilton. Those that knew Wayne, loved his humor, commitment and character. He will be sadly missed by all who loved him. Unfortunately, Wayne's long fought battle with his health came to an end and now he is finally at peace. Cremation has taken place.

A Masonic service and a celebration of life will be held on Saturday May 4th at Hillcrest Temple, 257 Mohawk Rd. West, Hamilton, ON. L9C 1W2 at 11:00 A.M.

You are hereby summoned by the Worshipful Master to assemble

Officers and those partaking in the ceremony to be Hand at 10:30 A.M.

Celebration of Life Masonic Service

Hillcrest Temple, 257 Mohawk Rd. West, Hamilton, ON. L9C 1W2

Dress: Business Suits


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