Miriam Margaret Grenville, beloved daughter of Mary and George Rawlyk, passed away peacefully at 56 this past Wednesday, August 4th.
Miriam is survived by her sister Anna (Debbie), and her three sons, Cameron, Colin, and Ian. Miriam was born on April 15th, 1965, in Halifax, Nova Scotia. She grew up in Kingston, Ontario, before moving to Toronto to attend the Ontario College of Art. Miriam was a brilliant, graceful, kind, and thoughtful soul. She was a creator of beautiful things, a doer of selfless acts, and a good friend to the earth. Miriam gave birth to over thirty pounds of baby boys, and lovingly raised them into outstanding men. She will be missed dearly.
As per her wishes, there will be no funeral service.
A small celebration of life is slated for 2022.
Donations can be made on her behalf to Native Women in the Arts, the Toronto Public Library, and the Wildlife Conservation of Canada.