RUTLEDGE, Mildred “Millie” (nee Brooks)


Mildred RutledgeIt is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our precious, loving mother and grandma and grama-grama on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 in her 90th year.

She joined her husband Mervin, and parents George and Florence Brooks in eternal life. Devoted mother of Jerry (Patti-Ann), Gary (Brenda) and Kathy Bishop (Duane). Cherished Grandma to Natalie, Jeffery (Janessa), Chris Bishop (Michelle), Erin Stein, Amanda Williamson (Mark) and Alaina Ferguson (Kevin). Grama-grama to Alexei, Jessica and Jane-Rose Stein, late Kaitlyn, Matthew and Jacob Bishop and Hunter Williamson. Dear Sister of late Loretta Guymer, late Ernie (late Dorothy), late Eliza, late Dora Falco (late Sam), late Fred Brooks (late Pearl), late Mamie Croyeau (late Joe), late Jim (late Melba), late Ruby Hewitt (late Eric), late Dorothy Porter (late Bob), Iona Celetti (late John), late Eva MacDonald (late Joe) and late Mervyn. Daughter-in-law of the late George and late Rita Rutledge. Sister-in-law of the late Lloyd (late Dorothy), late Jim (Kay), late Velma Springay (late Bill), Elva Marshall (late Floyd), Mildred Kelly (late Bill), late Orville (late Glenna) and late Marlene Stanley (late Harvey). Mildred will be fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Tuesday, May 5, 2015 from 10:30 am until 12:30 pm. Funeral service to be celebrated in the chapel at 1 pm. Pastor Brian Lachine officiating. Interment Greenwood Cemetery.

A heartfelt thank you to Dr. Erle Kirby, Dr. Julie Weinstein and the staff at the Lady Dunn Health Centre and a special thank you to Wally and Harry from long term care for putting a smile on mom’s face and a sparkle in her eye.

Memorial contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society or the LDHC Foundation, Wawa would be appreciated.

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