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Durham Community Events & Christmas Services

 

CHRISTMAS CANDLELIGHT SERVICE

Wishes to Invite You to Our

5th Year Anniversary

Tuesday, December 4th, 2018 at 7:00 pm

De STEFANO FUNERAL HOME CHAPEL

1289 Keith Ross Drive, Oshawa, ON

Festive Treats and Refreshments to Follow

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The Barnes Family

Invites you to share an

Evening of Music & Memories

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Gathering: 6:30 PM - 7:00 PM "Musical Prelude"

7:00 pm Memories with Phil Smith

 

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19th ANNUAL

Community Christmas Memorial Service

Sunday, December 9, 2018 at 2:00 pm

Kingsview United Church

505 Adelaide Avenue East (at Wilson Road North), Oshawa

Dr. Bill Webster

"Helpful Hints for Handling the Holidays"

Please Contact:

McIntosh-Anderson-Kellam Funeral Home at 905-433-5558

by Wednesday, November 28, 2018

 

 

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Michell MavisMITCHELL, Mavis (nee Shorthouse) - Passed away peacefully, on Saturday, February 10th, 2018, at Lakeridge Health Oshawa after a short illness at the age of 92 years.

Mavis was born in Barnsley on September 19, 1925.

As a young woman, Mavis joined the war effort as a WAAF stationed at RAF Finningley where her main job was to assist preparing aircraft for missions.

It was during this time that she met her future husband, Bill. They were married in 1951 and moved to Kirkcaldy, Fife where their family grew to 7 children. Prompted by growing opportunities in Canada, Mavis and Bill moved their family here and settled in Scarborough in 1963.

As the children grew up, Mavis took a courageous step and returned to school and graduated in 1974 as a registered nurse.

She enjoyed a distinguished career as a respected Psychiatric Nurse, working on both sides of the Atlantic.

Retiring at age 66, Mavis became an active volunteer in local senior’s care programs, and knitting countless warm hats for those in need.

She leaves behind children Bill, Shona, Gillian, John and Lorraine along with 14 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Mavis was predeceased by her husband Bill, her son David, and her daughter Jeannette.

There will be a private family service in Oshawa.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to Alzheimer Research would be appreciated. She will be sadly missed.

Arrangements entrusted to Armstrong Funeral Home, 124 King Street East, Oshawa.

 

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