Cora Blanche Whittington (nee O'Brien)
Peacefully, at Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga, in her 90th year on Wednesday, January 30, 2013, with her children by her side. Beloved wife of Jack (deceased). Predeceased by her sister, Olive and her brother, Pat. Loving mother of Susan (Gary), John (Susan) and Kim (Stephen). Much loved grandmother of John (Jodie), Jennifer (Chris), Marc, Sarah, John and Maddie. Great-grandma of Victoria, Reece, Blake, Layla and Jack. Mom lived a full life surrounded by the love of family. She was an avid bridge player, long time Eaton's employee and keen cottager. Growing up in Sundridge, Ontario, the call of the north never left her spirit. Mom's devotion to her family will always be cherished. The family wishes to thank the caring staff at Sunrise of Mississauga, the excellent care at Credit Valley Hospital, and her PSW, Rastina, who provided comfort to Mom in her final days. Visitation will take place at NEWEDIUK FUNERAL HOME, KIPLING CHAPEL, 2058 Kipling Ave. (north of Rexdale Blvd.) on Sunday February 3, 2013 from 3pm to 5pm
Funeral Service in the Chapel on Monday February 4th at 1 pm. Private family interment to follow at Bow's Cemetery in South River, Ontario. In lieu of flowers, a donation to The Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund would be greatly appreciated. Thank you to family and friends for their sincere condolences. Online condolences at newediukfuneralhome.com
Saturday February 2, 2013
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