Peacefully, with her loving family by her side, at Lookout Ridge on December 31, 2021, in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late Robert "Bob" James Draper (2014). Cherished mother of Robert E. Draper (Heather) and Mary Elizabeth "Beth" Draper (Paul Van Hezewyk). Proud grandmother of Samantha (Brendon), Matthew (Shelby) and Tyler Draper and Nadene and Emily Oliver (Jason). Survived by her brother-in-law David "Bill" Draper. Predeceased by her grandson Andrew (2020), her parents Lillian (nee Morris), Ray Schoenau, her sister Beverly Curry (2006) and her father and mother-in-law, James and Nadene (nee Miner) Draper. Lovingly remembered by nieces and nephews Doug Draper (Mary), Nancy Draper (Craig Schweikart), Dave Draper (Linda), Dawn Bruzzese (Sam), Judy Wightman (Ken), Richard "Joe" Draper (Faye), Diane Van Eyk, Linda Volpatti (Peter), Jennifer Draper and Stephanie Draper, John Curry (Phyllis Ryan), Leslie Curry, Allison Civak (Bob) and Jim Curry (Patti). The family would like to thank all of the incredibly kind and caring staff at Lookout Ridge. Cremation has taken place and a celebration of life will take place at a later date. As an expression of sympathy donations to the Welland Humane Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Please contact Cudney Funeral Home at 241 West Main Street, Welland 905-735-1414. Online condolences available at www.cudneyfuneralhome.com
Published by St. Catharines Standard on Jan. 7, 2022.