DONALDSON, Mildred May (nee Williams) - 1918-2012 After a wonderful life of 94 years, Mildred May Donaldson passed away peacefully on November 29, 2012 at Mackenzie Health, Richmond Hill Hospital. Mildred was the beloved wife of the late Fredrick G. Donaldson and loving mother to her three daughters, Shirley (Mark), Dianne and Linda (John). She was a cherished grandmother of Kristie Lynne (Craig), Brandon, Alyson (Ian) and Adam (Sunita), as well as much loved by her great-grandchildren, Shane, Kara, Riley, Marlee and Jackson. In 1955 Mildred came to Richmond Hill from Kingston, ON. Mildred was an active parishioner of St. Mary's Anglican Church and as such was involved with the Anglican Church Women and Altar Guild. She was also active with the Hospital Auxiliary at York Central Hospital (now Mackenzie Health) and a long standing member of the Rebeccas. Mildred was an exceptionally kind, generous and thoughtful wife, mother, grandmother and dear friend of many. A memorial celebration of Mildred's life will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 5, 2013 at St. Mary's Anglican Church, 10030 Yonge St., Richmond Hill. In lieu of flowers, charitable donations may be made in Mildred's memory to St. Mary's Anglican Church and the Heart & Stroke Foundation.

Published in the Toronto Star on Dec. 4, 2012