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Thursday November 8, 2012

Passed away peacefully, surrounded by family on Tuesday, November 6, 2012 at the Supportive Care Unit of Lakeridge Health Oshawa. Beloved wife of Logie for 40 years. Cherished mother of Diane (George), Karina (Michael), Shawn (Janet) and Lisa. Adored Mormor-Farmor of Lisa, Jackie, Robert, Sandra and Steven. Born in St. Petersburg, Russia in 1929, lived in Shanghai, Copenhagen, Montreal and Guelph. Elli was an artist and linguist who loved all things beautiful which suited her creative mind. Her paintings, sculptures and stained glass grace our homes. Her wit and her elegance will not be forgotten. Heartfelt thanks to Dr. Ngo and the caring nurses of 4F. Visitation will be held at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME, 28 Old Kingston Road, Pickering Village, (Ajax), 905 428-8488 on Friday, November 9 from 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, November 10 from 12 noon - 1:00 p.m. with a Funeral Service to follow in the Chapel of the Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. If desired, memorial donations may be made in lieu of flowers to the Canadian Cancer Society. A Guest Book may be signed on-line at

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