It is with great sorrow that we announce the death of our beloved mother, Vivian. She passed away in her 88th year at the Perth campus of PSFDH on March 3rd, 2019. Predeceased by Gerard, “Gerry”, her beloved husband of 66 years. Dedicated mother to her children Evelina (Neil Beach), Evan (Mary Bennett), Elvin and Evelyn (Terry Ducharme) and special friend to Suzanne (Richard Prosick) and her family. Treasured grandma and nanny to her grandchildren Ryan (Shannon), Shaun (Angie), Brandon, Joe (Jody) and Jessyca (Chris) and great-grandchildren Keira, Jayden, Jessa, Carter and Jayden. Mom’s spunk and tenacity will be missed by all who knew and loved her.
Vivian was predeceased by her mother, Venalue Seward and her siblings Gwendolyn (Ken Thompson), Wanita (Royden Pope), Doreena (Lawrence Bennett) and Harley Seward (June). She is survived by her sister Iona (Charles Ellis-predeceased).
In keeping with mom’s wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral. A gathering of family of friends will be held on Sunday, March 31, 2019 from 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm at M.E.R.C. 120E McLean Blvd., Maitland, ON. Interment will take place at Glenhaven Memorial Gardens, Glenburnie. Arrangements are entrusted to Irvine Funeral Home, 4 James St. E, Brockville. As expressions of sympathy memorial donations to the Arthritis Society (please, visit, https://arthritis.ca/) or a Charity of Choice would be appreciated by the family.