1920 - 2013
On Monday, February 25, 2013 Lyn Berthiaume of Orleans, in her 93rd year, passed away peacefully at the Montfort Hospital with family by her side. Beloved wife of the late Richard Berthiaume (1959), she was predeceased by her parents Percival Blackburn (Bush) Winning and Emilienne (nee St Amour) and her sister Elizabeth Millar (Frank). Following the death of her husband, Lyn raised her family as a single parent with great courage and independence while pursuing a career in the Public Service. She will be greatly missed by her devoted children, Richard (Carmelita Louvelle), Mike (Patricia Frawley) and Lucie (Ron Poling) as well as her loving grandchildren, Alicia (Steve Bursey), Rick, Geoffrey, Bryn and Sean. Friends and family are invited to pay their respects at Beechwood Cemetery and Funeral Services, 280 Beechwood Avenue (east of the Vanier Parkway), Ottawa, on Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 1:00 p.m., until Service time in the Sacred Space at 1:30 p.m. A reception will follow in the Borden and Fleming Suite. In memoriam donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society and the Heart and Stroke Foundation.