Monday December 24, 2012
VAARSI, Meeri (Mary) nee Ranna Born January 29, 1930 in Tallinn, Estonia. Died December 20, 2012 in Toronto after a long and difficult illness. Pre-deceased by husband Valdeko (Walter) and sister Ellen. Remembered lovingly by daughter Karin (Harry), and son Paul (Stephanie), grandchildren Julia (Robin), Katrina, Markus, Madeline, Jordan, and great grandson Gavin. Meeri loved gardening at her cottage in Thornbury on Georgian Bay where she was also an avid skier at Blue Mountain and later at the Georgian Peaks Ski Club. Meeri was also very active in the Estonian community in Toronto where she will be missed by her many friends. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Murray Newbigging Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Toronto Western Hospital, The Morton and Gloria Shulman Movement Disorders Centre would be appreciated.