BATTERSON, Elsie Viola (Knowles) - Died on Wednesday, December 29, 2010 at the age of 95. Beloved Wife of the late Leslie for 71 years. Loving Mother of Sandra (Gary) Dunlop and Karen (John) Weiss. Dear Grandmother of Dean (Karen), David (Kathleen), Mary Elizabeth (Eric), Filegan and Paul (Tahver lee). Cherished Great-grandmother of Beth and Sarah Dunlop; Ryan, Kyra and Alex Dunlop; Daniel and Vanessa Filegan and Joshua and Hannah Mills. Sister-in-law of Shirley Watson. Special Aunt to 5 nieces, 2 nephews. A resident of Windsor, Ontario for 68 years and devoted and longtime volunteer of D.M. Eagle School (reading programme), Board of Directors of Canadian Mental Health, Inn for Girls, Council on Aging, Senior Citizens Centre (25 years), Hospice of Windsor (25 years), Senior Citizens Planning Committee, Registrar For National Pensioners and Senior Citizens Federal and United Seniors Citizens of Ontario, Kids on the Block Puppets, 1998 Volunteer of the year from City of Windsor. Special thank you to Dr. Michael Wong, Regency Retirement Home Staff and to all the devoted caregivers form Spectrum and CCAC. A Memorial gathering is planned for Saturday, January 8, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. at the Scott Funeral Home 'Mississauga Chapel' (420 Dundas Street East, one block west of Cawthra, 905-272-4040). In memory, consider a donation to the Toronto Star S anta Claus Fund or Sleeping Children Around the World.
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Published in the Toronto Star on Jan. 5, 2011