HUHTA, Edith Ellen (Nee BLAKEMAN) - Peacefully, on Monday, July 19, 2021, at Allendale Long Term Care Home in Milton, Ontario.
Edith, beloved wife of the late Leo Felix Huhta.
Loving mother of Neil and Jeffrey (Carolyn).
Edith was a stay home mother until her youngest son left for university.
She then worked as Bookkeeper and Paymaster for Coles Books, and then later at Maclean Hunter publishing and broadcasting company.
Edith lost her beloved Leo when he succumbed to Alzheimer's disease at Allendale in 1998. She continued to do volunteer work at the same long term care home and at the Sir John Colburn Senior Centre.
Those who knew her enjoyed her positive nature, her selfless attitude, and her love of family.
Edith was a very social person who developed many deep friendships over the years.
She was a member of the St. Simon's Anglican Church in Oakville, and a member of the Red Hats women's club. Edith was loved greatly and will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
Visitation will be held on Monday, July 26, 2021, at Kopriva Taylor Community Funeral Home, Oakville from 12 noon until 1 p.m. Funeral Service will take place in the Funeral Home Chapel at 1 p.m. Monday, with interment to follow.