COWARD, Irene - Peacefully passed away with family at her side at Simcoe Manor, Beeton on Thursday, September 1, 2016.
Irene Coward (nee Crouch) formerly of Newmarket at 84 years of age.
Beloved wife of the late Reginald (Reg).
Loving mother of Marion (Andrew) VanDyke of Bradford and Martin (Lee) of British Columbia.
Cherished Nanny of Owen (Anna), Jamie (Lisa), Anthony (Erin), Bryan (Meaghan); Kristi (Jason), Crystal (Steve), Randy (Jaye) and Lindsy (Andrew).
Proud Great Nanny of Liam, Ayla, Everly, Nolan, Kaylan, Taylor, Jordan, Morgan, Myles, Parker and Ryder.
Friends may call at Skwarchuk Funeral Home, Bradford for visitation on Friday, September 9, 2016 from 6-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, September 10, 2016 at 10 a.m. followed by cremation.
In Irene’s memory, donations may be made to Simcoe Manor (Palliative Care Pain Pump)..
On Monday, April 25, 2016, 'Gus', surrounded by his family, passed away peacefully in his 92nd year. He was born in Loughrea, County Galway, Ireland in 1924. He flew in World War II with the RAF and immigrated to Canada in 1946. As one of twelve children, he is survived by his sister Eileen Hickey. Devoted husband to Dr. Vera Solowska for 60 years. Loving father of Helen (Marc Carere), Tom (Anne) and Peg (Tom Best). He will be greatly missed by his grandchildren Matthew, Emily, Andrew, Dominique, Luke, Jeff, Richard, Melanie, Amy, Colin, Jenna and his great-grandchildren Anna Bella, Sophia, Cosmo and Kiana. He was always a mentor and loving advisor to his children, their peers and his grandchildren. On May 2nd, friends may visit at Mount Pleasant Funeral Centre, 375 Mount Pleasant Rd. (East Gate entrance) from 10-11 a.m., followed by a memorial service in the Chapel at 11 a.m - See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/thestar/obituary.aspx?n=andrew-duane&pid=179788240&fhid=17702#sthash.yZVARBov.dpuf