Yaki RaeYAKI, Rae Jeannine  - Peacefully with family by her side on December 5, 2017, in her 88th year, at Northumberland Hills Hospital.

Loving mother of Don (Angie), Jim (Lianna), David (Stefania), Robyn (Steve), Barb, Tric (Joe).

Extended family to Teresa Russell, Carol Humble and Cheryl Yaki.

Proud grandmother to 18 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren.

Rae was predeceased by her parents, Stanley and Arnold Venner, infant sister Nora, her grandson Philip and great grandson Lincoln. Survived by brothers Tom (Lyn), John (Eryl) and sisters Pat (Ray) and Beth. Special Aunt to many nieces and nephews.

Rae is best remembered as a passionate, loving, accomplished woman that inspired all who had the good fortune to know her.

A celebration of Rae’s life will be held at MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME & CEMETERY, 21 Garrard Rd, Whitby, ON, 905-443-3376. Join the family for Visitation on Saturday December 9, 2017 from 2:00-5:00pm with Funeral Service in the chapel on Sunday December 10, 2017 at 2:30pm and reception to follow.

In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation or a charity of your choosing.

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