SOURISSEAU, Eileen Mabel Sourisseau - 1925 - 2023
Eileen passed away peacefully on January 26, 2023 after a short stay in long term care at Fairview Lodge in her 97th year.
Predeceased by her husband Eugene, son Robert, and her seven siblings.
Loving mother to Suzanne, Adele (Bryon), and David (Brenda).
Survived by her grandchildren Heather (Robert), Steve (Julia), Kailey, Kalman (Nadien), Russell (Jill), Mark (Malin), Ronnie (Renee), and Jordan. Great grandmother to 15.
After WWII, Eileen worked as a receptionist on the RCAF base in Trenton where she met the love of her life, Eugene. Married in 1948, they moved around Canada while building their family.
They settled in Beloiel, Quebec in 1963 and eventually moved to Pickering in 1995.
Eileen loved playing bridge, line dancing, and completing jigsaw puzzles. Family and friends from all chapters of her long life were of utmost importance to Eileen. She will be remembered by all for her kind heart, open mind, and gentle nature.
Memorial visitation will take place at McEachnie Funeral Home (28 Old Kingston Rd, Ajax) on Tuesday, February 7th from 3 – 7 p.m. A funeral mass will be held at St. Isaac Jogues Roman Catholic Church (1448 Finch Ave, Pickering) on Wednesday, February 8th at 10:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Wounded Warriors Canada.