Peacefully in her sleep, after a short illness with family by her side, Marie passed away on Friday, July 5, 2019 in Mississauga.
Predeceased by her beloved husband George. Loving mother to Elaine, Anne and Blair. Dear Nana to Christopher and much loved aunt of many. She also leaves her surviving brother Roy Butler (Sheila), and sisters Lucy (Klinger) and Adele (Hinchey). She worked at Safeco/Dominion Insurance for 20 yrs, then had a busy retirement. She enjoyed cruises and holidays away, particularly home to New Waterford, Cape Breton. She was active with her Senior’s group; joined a Bowling league; spent many years volunteering at Credit Valley Hospital, and loved having lunch or shopping with old friends. She also loved a game of Euchre, Cribbage or Scrabble and she was a voracious reader. Special thanks to the nurses and staff at CVH 1B, Amica Erin Mills, and the Wenleigh LTCH. Cremation has taken place. She requested no Funeral Service. Arrangements have been entrusted to Turner & Porter Neweduk-Erin- Mills Chapel, 905- 828-8000. If desired, donations to the Heart & Stroke or Salvation Army are appreciated.
Update: The family will hold a Celebration of Life reception on Sunday, August 11th 1:00-5:00 pm at the Streetsville Legion.
Celebration of Life
Streetsville Overseas Veterans' Club, Royal Canadian Legion Branch 139