Georgie Saunders Baird LEWIS

LEWIS - Georgie Saunders Baird November 7, 1919-September 29 2012, peacefully at the Brantford General Hospital after a brief decline. Survived by her three daughters, Jennifer Gallagher (Thomas) of Williamsville, NY, Gillian Lewis McDonald (John Benedict) of Waterloo, Ontario and Robin Baird Lewis of Guelph, Ontario, her eight grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her husband Reginald Elliot Lewis and her two sons, Dr. Reginald Christopher Baird Lewis late of Edmonton and Timothy Crompton Lewis, late of Brantford. Born in Galt to Robert Charles Baird and Kate Fleming Saunders. For over sixty years, Georgie was a central figure in her local and regional arts community. Georgie will be remembered as an especially generous and miraculous gift to all who knew her. Friends will be received at BECKETT-GLAVES FAMILY FUNERAL CENTRE, 88 Brant Ave., Brantford, Ontario on Wednesday, October 10, from 2-3 PM. A Memorial Service will take place at 3 PM. Cremation has taken place with a private family interment at a later date. Online condolences, service details and an expanded obituary will be available at www.beckettglaves.com. A tree will be planted in memory of Georgie in the Beckett-Glaves Memorial Forest.


Published in the Buffalo News on Oct. 4, 2012