Suddenly but peacefully with her family by her side, Lois passed away on Tuesday, June 24, 2014 at the age of 85. Predeceased by her husband Graham. She will be sadly missed by her daughter Nancy (Keith), Ottawa and son Cliff (Brenda), Picton, her grandchildren Kim (Shawn), Mike (Laura), Chris (Tania) and Nick (Brandi), her 8 great-grandchildren, her remaining siblings Bev, Gary (Peggy) and Cliff, and her many nieces and nephews. As per her wishes, there will be no Visitation and a private family Memorial will be held. Our family wishes to express sincere appreciation and thanks to her friends and loving staff at the Peter D. Clark Centre and to the emergency staff at the Queensway Carleton Hospital for their supportive care. Donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation in her memory. Arrangements entrusted to The Whelan Funeral Home, (613) 233-1488.
Published in The Ottawa Citizen from June 26 to June 27, 2014