MILROY, Eva (Nee Todd)
The family is saddened to announce the sudden passing of Eva in her 84th year on February 20, 2014. Beloved wife of 61 years of John Andrew Milroy. Loving mother to Nancy Musters (John), the late Cynthia Wilson (David), Kerry Kanold (Peter) and Kathryn McVicar (John). Cherished grandmother to Jonathon, Julie, Jennifer, Devon, Kristina, Adam, Eric, Rebekah, Andrew, James and Natalie. Great- grandmother to Alannah, Emily, Daniel, Nicholas, Katelyn, Jacob and Addisyn. Dear sister-in-law and best friend to Joan Todd and Yvonne Todd. She was predeceased by her six brothers and one sister. Eva will be remembered for the love of her garden, her enjoyment of the casino and her weekly lotto cards. She was a brave woman who fought to stay with us and who will live forever in our hearts! We know that Cindy and Mum are together now which brings us peace. Thank you to the ER Team and Surgeons at St. Joseph Hospital. The family will receive friends at DODSWORTH & BROWN Funeral Home, ROBINSON CHAPEL (King Street East at Wellington) Hamilton (Telephone 905-522-2496) on Monday from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Service will take place on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Crohn's Foundation of Canada (http://www.ccfc.ca) would be appreciated.
Published in The Calgary Herald on Feb. 24, 2014