FISHER, Maureen Elizabeth - Passed away peacefully and comfortably at Margaret Bahen Hospice, in Newmarket ON, with her family at her side on Saturday, October 6, 2018.
Born in Windsor ON, to Honorah and Dr. Terrence Robert, Maureen trained at St. Joseph’s Hospital in London ON, in Nursing.
In 1958, Maureen and Richard began their long and wonderful marriage in Toronto ON.
Much loved Mother to Shannon (Peter), Susan, Terry (Tammy), Martha (Bill) and Matthew (Maria).
Adored Grandmother of Alexis, Geoffrey, Kate, Eliza, Rachel, Sheila, Liam, Kieran, Anthony, Alaina, Charlotte, Christian, Olivia, James, Daniel, Michael, Madeleine and Jack.
She volunteered tirelessly for years for Canadian Cancer Society and Sunnybrook Hospital.
The Fisher family is very grateful for the wonderful and compassionate care provided by the doctors, nurses and caregivers involved, during Maureen’s illness.
Maureen’s visitation, funeral and reception will all be held at Chapel Ridge Funeral Home, Markham ON. The visitation will take place Friday October 12th from 2-4pm and 7-9pm. The funeral will be held on Saturday October 13th at 12 noon, followed by a reception for friends and family.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be directed to Margaret Bahen Hospice, Covenant House or Canadian Cancer Society.