HOWARD, Belmira "Belle" (nee D'Andrade) - With family at her side on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Emmanuel House, Hamilton, Belle passed away at the age of 90 years.
Beloved wife of the late David Howard (2008) and loved mother of Arthur (Rosamund), the late Keith, Nigel (Claire Emond), and Sandy (Carl Galloway). Proud grandmother of Ryan (Sam), Sarah (Steve), Erin (Corey), Kathleen, Maryfrances, and Alexandra.
Also survived by her sisters Angie and Vera, and predeceased by Celeste, Sylvina,… and brother Sonny. She will also be missed by many nieces and nephews.
Belle rose above the challenges of cancer with her positive spirit and constant concern for others. Special thanks to Dr. N. Desbois, Dr. T. Kerigan, and the caring staff at Emmanuel House.
The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at ST. THOMAS THE APOSTLE ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH, 715 Centre Rd., Waterdown on Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. Reception to be held in the church hall.
In lieu of flowers, donations to Good Shepherd (Emmanuel House) would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.