MCCALLUM, Teresa Mary - Passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Fairvern Nursing Home, Huntsville on Thursday April 6, 2017.
Beloved wife of the late Frederick Gordon McCallum. Adored mother of Elizabeth McCallum (Derough Shoupe) of Emsdale, ON, Barb Elliott (Chris) of Port Sydney, ON and Fred McCallum of Kitchener, ON.
Loving grandmother of Hillary Elliott of Toronto, ON.
Teresa was the last surviving child of the late Mr. & Mrs. James O'Brien.
She grew up on the O'Brien family farm on Allumette Island, Quebec surrounded by her wonderful siblings Virtue, Ivy, Stella, Rita, Joy, Clare, Earl, Nelson, Ray and Justin.
Mother was the privileged one to get to know and enjoy time with her many nieces and nephews.
Mother loved her yearly move to the cottage and enjoyed watching all types of wild life on the Ottawa River. Each Labor Day weekend she would sit on the shore listening to the old time fiddling music carry across the river from Pembroke. She will be forever remembered for her sweet smile and laugh.
Family and friends are invited to Mitchell Funeral Home on April 23rd, 2017 from 1-3 p.m. for an informal gathering. A funeral Mass & reception will be celebrated in June 2017, Allumette Island QC. Details to follow.
In lieu of flowers donations to the Friends of Fairvern would be appreciated by the family.