GUNN, B. Eileen - Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at her home in Scarborough at 96 years of age. Born May 16, 1916 in Springhill Junction, Nova Scotia, the daughter of William and Orrell MCGrath, she was the beloved wife of the late George Edward Gunn and devoted mother of William, Bruce and John, loving grandmother of Matthew and Gethsemane, great-grandmother of Teagen and Oliver. Sister of Lawrence and Albert MCGrath, aunt of Douglas, Terrence and Andrew MCGrath and Doreen, Barry and Robert Gunn. She was an extraordinary person. Generous, caring, loyal, compassionate and courageous, she will be deeply missed by all her family and her many wonderful friends in the Scarborough Bluffs neighbourhood that was her home for more than fifty years. The family expresses their eternal gratitude to her loyal, loving caregivers Beverly Malapira, Janice Malapira, Crislyn Burogsay and Angeline Failano for their dedication and kindness to our beloved mother during her final years. Family and friends are invited to a memorial gathering to celebrate her life at MCDougall and Brown Funeral Home, 2900 Kingston Rd., Scarborough, on Saturday, December 15th from 5 to 8 p.m. Private interment at Resthaven Memorial Gardens.
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Published in the Toronto Star from Nov. 26 to Nov. 28, 2012