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Tuesday November 27, 2012


Passed away suddenly at Trillium Health Centre in Mississauga on Friday, November 23, 2012, at the age of 89. Beloved wife of James Duncan McGilvery, Ph.D., for nearly 65 years. Loving mother of Donald McGilvery (Barb Clarke), and Linda McGilvery (Jim Morrison). Proud grandmother of James and Grace. Dear sister of the late Rayma and Frances, Valene was born in Hamilton in 1923, the eldest daughter of Dr. and Mrs. H.A. Thompson. She will be sadly missed by her family and friends. Friends may call at the Turner & Porter 'Peel' Chapel, 2180 Hurontario St., Mississauga (N of the QEW) for a memorial visitation on Friday, November 30, 2012 from 7-9 p.m. A Service of Remembrance will be held at Christ the King Anglican Church, 475 Rathburn Rd., Toronto, on Saturday, December 1, 2012 at 2 p.m. For those who wish, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated. On-line condolences may be made through

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