LIINVE, Tiina - Octover 14, 1952 - May 12, 2022
Tiina passed away peacefully, at Scarborough General Hospital.
She was the beloved wife of Andres (Andy).
She was born in Toronto to Johannes and Efrosina Kikkajoon.
Dear sister of Linda Foster (John), aunt of Michael and sister of Jaak (Val) and family.
Sister-in-law of Mart and Mai Liinve and aunt of Linda Mai and Lana. She also leaves behind cousins and families in Estonia. She graduated from Winston Churchill C.I., where she played French horn in the band.
She was a graduate of York University (Languages).
She was a longtime employee of Immigration Canada and worked as an immigration officer at Pearson Airport.
She had a wonderful singing voice and was an accomplished pianist. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, cryptoquip, reading, cooking. She loved making puns and was witty and corrected people with their grammatical mistakes - especially with the difference between "laying" and "lying".
She survived two bouts of cryptogenic organizing pneumonia (2014 and 2018), colon cancer and recently had a hip replacement.
She will be sorely missed by her former coworkers and her Estonian and Canadian friends of 50 years. Cremation has taken place.
A Memorial service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, a donation to War Amps in her name, would be appreciated.
Raise a glass of wine in her memory!.