February 3, 1917; December 19, 2012 Passed away peacefully at the Montreal General Hospital following a major stroke. Left to mourn, but also to rejoice at her quick and painless passing after 95 wonderful years, are her children: David (Eithne), Anne (Mark), Roger (Diane) and Bronwen; grandchildren (Serena, Valerie, Raissa, Michael, Clíona, Philip, Tim, Arthur, Adrian and Havard); great-grandchildren (Josh and Adam); devoted nieces and nephews; and many valued friends. Predeceased (1996) by her husband Jack (Toppin) Taylor of St Lambert. Visitation at the Collins Clark MacGillivray White Funeral Home, 307 Riverside Drive, Saint Lambert from 3 to 5 pm, and from 7 to 9 pm on Friday, December 21. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 22, at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, 95 Lorne Avenue, St. Lambert, at 11 a.m. A private burial will be held at the Ives Cemetery, Georgeville, QC. Special thanks to the General's 14th floor staff for their excellent care. Thanks as well to the staff at Manoir Westmount for their care and support over the last six years. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Montreal Association for the Blind (MAB-Mackay Foundation) would be welcomed (donations can be made online, or by phone or mail: 514-488-0043 x 1404; 7010 Sherbrooke St West, Montreal, QC H4B 1R3).
Published in The Gazette from Dec. 20 to Dec. 22, 2012