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Azan EssieAZAN, Essie D. (nee Rose)  - (August 17th, 1933 - January 15th, 2021)

Beloved wife of Rabbeah “Rob” Azan (1995) and eldest daughter of Robert & Beryl Rose of Spalding’s, Jamaica, passed away January 15, 2021 in her 88th year, leaving children Arlene (Tony), Philip (Nadine), Donna (Glen), Debra (Paul), Kamal and Andrea. 

Leaving behind sisters Ruby (Neville), Hilma (Jim) and Yvonne (Dennis). 

Beloved grandmother of Neil (Lesley), Karen (Richard), Ryan (Nisha), Shelina, David, Steven (Melissa), Bryan (Shana), Shannon, Nicholas (Danielle) and Melissa (Kyle). 


Beloved great grandmother of Riel, Calisto, Kasai, Lixandro, Jaylen, Javon, Alyssa, Zara & Ehlana, Xavier and Elysia. 

Leaving other relatives and friends to mourn her loss. 

In lieu of flowers, please send all donations to the Sunnybrook ALS wing, which has supported her through her nearly 5-year journey. 

Private Funeral Mass will be held with interment at Resurrection Catholic Cemetery, Whitby. 

Messages of condolence and shared memories can be left for the family by visiting barnesmemorailfuneralhome.com .