WARNER, Rowena (nee Tongeman) - Rowena (nee Tongeman) Warner was born November 29, 1935.
She passed peacefully in her sleep on November 5, 2019, at Joseph Brant Hospital.
Survived by her husband Roy of 63 years, and two sons, Stephen (Denise) and Andrew (Heather); niece Maxine and family; brother in law Maurice, and not forgetting Gabby her beloved cat, one of many pets over the years.
Born in Aldinbourne West Sussex she was predeceased by her parents, Richard and Elizabeth (nee Davidson) Tongeman, and brother Ivor of Bognor Regis, England.
Rowena emigrated to Canada in 1966 with her husband Roy, and two sons. She loved traveling and went on many cruises. She was a proud volunteer in the gift shop at Joseph Brant Hospital, with 25 years service (Life Member) co-ordinating volunteer “Knitters” for the hospital.
Mum is now travelling again on the best cruise of her life, with all her past pets and loved ones. You’ll always be in our hearts Mum.
A celebration of her life will be held at Dodsworth and Brown Funeral Home, BURLINGTON chapel, 2241 New St. (at Drury Lane) on Thursday November 21st from 11am-1pm. Private interment Burlington Memorial Gardens.
Flowers are welcome, or if desired, please consider a donation to the charity of your choice.