Pat, a long-term resident of West Lorne was taken ill suddenly on 7th January. Pat was an active gardener and created attractive and peaceful gardens where she lived. She was a member of West Lorne Tai Chi group and local walking group. She enjoyed reading and participated in a book group run by family and friends. Pat died peacefully in University Hospital London on 11th January. The staff gave Pat exceptional care, kindness and dignity and her family would like to thank them sincerely for all the support they gave her and to her family and friends. She built her life in Canada having emigrated from England in the 60’s. Pre-deceased by her husband Ron (2000) and son Timmy (2006) father, Charlie (1970) and mother, Joan (1995). Pat will be missed by her partner John Kemink. Siblings: Peter (Sally), Richard (Pat) Yvonne (Charles) Nephew Peter, Nieces: Sarah, Sophie, Dee and great nephews and her Canadian cousins the Strachan’s. She was treasured by all who knew her well. Wonderful memories will be shared for many years of great times, laughter and her honest and genuinely caring character by all who truly loved her and enjoyed her friendship.
The cremation service will be held at Denning’s Funeral Home in West Lorne on 18th January 2023. Visitation starts at 2pm. The funeral service will start at 3pm followed by a reception. In lieu of flowers, please donate to Heart and Stroke Foundation or World Vision Canada.