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Tuesday February 5, 2013

McPHEE, Diana Rae

Rae passed away at Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto on Saturday February 2nd with her little sister Kim by her side. Predeceased by her father Robert, brother Kenny and sister Karen. Missed by her mother Mayva McPhee, her siblings Roberta Yaroschak (Steve), Bill McPhee (Fran), Jody McPhee-Berscheid (Rod) and Bart McPhee (Penny), her niece Jessica (Colin), nephews James, Kris and Anthony. 'Auntie Rae' to 12 nieces and nephews and their children. A special place is left in the heart of her great-niece Mayva and great-nephew Patrick. Rae will be fondly remembered by a large group of friends, sisters in feminist and LGBT causes, employees and patrons of her various businesses, most notably the Rose Café. Rae was a determined, funny, challenging, always unique woman who lived her life her way. A Memorial Service will be held at MOUNT PLEASANT CEMETERY & VISITATION CENTRE, 375 Mount Pleasant Road, Toronto, (east gate entrance, north of St. Clair Ave. E., 416-485-5572) on Thursday February 7th, at 3:00 pm. For condolences please visit

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