HOLWAY, Alma Jewel (nee Bailey) - Sadly, the families of Alma Jewell Holway announce her death on October 9, 2016 at Belleville General Hospital as the result of a stroke suffered after a three month stay at BGH, Trenton Memorial Hospital and Eden Place Retirement Residence.
Jewell, in her 90th year was pre-deceased by husband William “Bill” Holway.
Only child of Edna (nee Elliot) and Wilma Bailey (both deceased), mother of Deborah Jowett (David) of Belleville, Rebecca Scroggins (Rodger) of Calgary, Victoria Grindrod (John) of Baku, Azerbaijan.
A proud grandmother of Heather Jowett (Dietmat Rautenbach) of Calgary, Allison Richmond (Zach) of Belleville, Meredith Scroggins Niewczas (Rob) of Calgary, William Scroggins of Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Elizabeth Smith (Paul) of Edinborough, Scotland, Emily Grindrod (Matt Lord) of Brisbane, Australia and Sarah Grindrod of Toronto.
Loving great-grandmother of Evelyn Rautenbach, Olivia Richmond, Halina Niewczas, and Charlotte and James Smith.
A celebration of life will take place at the Bridge Street United Church on Friday, October 28th at 2:00p.m. (with visitation one hour prior). Interment at Belleville.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Rotary Club of Belleville attention the Merrywood Camp Fund (camp for disabled children) a program dearly loved by Jewell, would be most appreciated.