Frances Maud (Pyne) WELLS

WELLS, Frances Maud (née Pyne) - Born February 15, 1932 in Elbow, SK, died October 11, 2013 in Toronto, ON, with family at her side. Survived by daughter Vanessa (Barnaby Southgate), grandchildren Simon and Clara, she rejoins husband David (deceased 2006). Cultured, travelled and kind, Fran appreciated the beauty in life and liked to celebrate with gusto. She was also an incurable ailurophile. Donations in her name can be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, the Alzheimer Society of Ontario, or Opera Atelier. A Celebration of Life and reception will take place Wednesday, October 16th, 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., The Music Room, Hart House, 7 Hart House Circle, Toronto.

Published in the Toronto Star from Oct. 14 to Oct. 15, 2013