WILLIAMS, Deidre Marie - November 27, 1970 - October 6, 2018 -
It is with great regret that the family of Deidre Williams announces her passing on October 6, 2018 following a lengthy battle with cancer.
Deidre rose above her health challenges with a positive, courageous and determined zest for life.
She is predeceased by her father, Terry Williams, infant brother Sean and sister-in-law, Yuko Williams.
Deidre leaves to mourn her mother Jeanette Williams of Mono, Ontario and Bay Bulls, NL and her brother Michael Williams and his children Yui, Naoto and Takao currently residing in London, England.
She is also mourned by her aunts; Bernice Nagle, Megan Hunt Walsh and Michelle Sullivan. Deidre will also be sadly missed by her seven cousins.
Deidre was a devoted daughter, sister and aunt, she was a loyal friend, an exceptional teacher and a passionate equestrian.
Thanks are extended to the medical staff at Princess Margaret and St. Michael’s Hospitals in Toronto for the care Deidre received over the past 8 years and to the Orangeville Palliative Care Team who were her supports during recent weeks.
Visitation will be held at the Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Orangeville on Friday, October 12, 2018 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at St. James Catholic Church - Colgan, 2118 Adjala-Tecumseth Townline, Colgan, Ontario on Saturday, October 13, 2018 at 11:30 a.m.
Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation in Deidre’s memory can be made to Canadian Cancer Society.