Laurie Jean MUNROE

MUNROE, Laurie Jean - Laurie Munroe in her 56th year. Born September 21, 1957 in Cooksville, Ontario, passed away November 19, 2012 at Royal Victoria Regional Health Care Centre in Barrie, Ontario. Loving wife of Glen Munroe and beloved mother of Jesse Munroe, both of Cookstown, Ontario. Laurie worked for over twenty years as a veterinary technician, and owned Will Silks General Store in Cookstown for 17 years. She was a working member of the Cookstown Chamber of Commerce for many years, organizing annual local events such as Wing Ding and Light Up Night. Her absence will be felt by many cousins, aunts and uncles, as well as a large number of friends. Visitation will be held at the Paul F. Kent Funeral Home, 16 King Street North (County Road 27), on Thursday, November 22, 2012 from 2:00 - 4:00 and 7:00 - 9:00 p.m. A funeral service will be held on Friday, November 23, 2012 at Trinity United Church, 9 Robert Street, Thornton, Ontario at 1:00 p.m. with cremation to follow. Donations to Saint Elizabeth Health Care would be appreciated by the family.

Published in the Toronto Star on Nov. 22, 2012