RYCKMAN-LucileWith great sorrow we regret to announce the passing of Lucile Muriel Ryckman at Maple View Nursing Home on Sunday, June 29, 2014, one month before her 100th birthday.

Beloved wife of the late Fred (Tubby) Irwin and David Ryckman.  Loved mother of Mary Lou MacLean (Murray) and Ross Irwin (Elaine).  Stepmother of Gerald (Wilda), Garfield (Marie) and Robert (Barbara) Ryckman.  Dear grandmother of Todd (Sharon), Michael (Tracey) and Trevor MacLean, the late Troy Irwin. Step grandmother of David (Tina) and Stephen Stadnick, Gwen (Don) Burdit, Brenda (Pat), Torquato, Michael (Lisa), Gregory (Jody), Cyndy and Erin Ryckman.  Daughter of the late Maggie and Colin Heward of La Vallee, Ontario and sister of Edith (late Sid) Marsh, Mildred (late Gordon) Allen, Gwen (late Glenn) Westover and the late Alverne (Frank) Hoey, Erma Heward, and Colleen (Russ) Allen.  She will be missed by her great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

At her request a private family service was held at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre with interment at Greenwood Cemetery.

Memorial contributions of the charity of your choice would be appreciated.

Our sincere thanks to the staff at Maple View for the wonderful care she received in her last days and for the past kindness of the residents at 700 Bay Street where she spent many happy years.

Expressions of sympathy may be offered at www.arthurfuneralhome.com