ECCLES, Alice (nee Barnes) - (1924 - 2019) Passed away peacefully on October 7th 2019, in the arms of her daughter Maureen surrounded by her granddaughters and son in law.
Born in Lancashire, England on May 8th 1924, she married her childhood sweetheart Richard Eccles in 1948 after serving the war effort helping manufacture Lancaster Bombers.
She was blessed with a daughter Maureen (Patrick) and son David (Jane).
Alice was a loving grandmother to Blair (Jason), Meagan (Christopher), Stephen (Joanna), Paul (Bryony), and Sarah (Alistair), and a great-grandmother to Rayah, Hayden, Dillon, Alicia, Owen, Alfie, Chloe, Rory, & Archer.
She will be forever remembered for her sense of humour, wit, simplicity and class.
A special thank you to all the staff at Maple Villa for their care and compassion.
A Private Ceremony will be held at Smith's Funeral Home in Burlington, ON. Please consider donating in her memory to the Alzheimer Society.
Alice has gone home to see Richard.