Ann Elizabeth BRASSARD

BRASSARD, Ann Elizabeth (nee Davis) - Ann slipped away peacefully on Sunday, December 16, 2012 at Lakeridge Hospital in her 80th year. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Brassard, dear mother of David and his wife Mary Fran, Robert (deceased) and his wife Linda and Michael. She will be fondly remembered by her grandchildren, Melissa, Jason, Ryan, Jessica and Matthew and her great- grandchildren. She will be deeply missed by her sister Mary and husband Jim Callaghan. She will be fondly remembered by her close friends, Jenny Webber, Lee Grayhust and Rose Smail, to name only a few. Born in Montreal, she and her husband settled in Toronto in 1984. Ann was a woman who embraced life, her family and friends. She was the last to ask for help but always the first to offer. She had a talent for making everyone around her feel special. Particular thanks to Dr. Brenda Chartier, Linda, Cathy Callaghan and the staff of Lakeridge Hospital Support Care unit. Friends may call at the Accettone Funeral Home, 384 Finley Ave., Ajax, (905-428-9090) on Wednesday, December 19th, 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. A private funeral mass will be held followed by internment in Notre Dame des Neiges Cemetery, Montreal. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Lakeridge Hospital Foundation Palliative (Supportive) Care, Room A1-120. 1 Hospital Court, Oshawa, ON. L1G 2B9, 905-576-8711

Published in the Toronto Star on Dec. 19, 2012