WHALEN, Sylvia (McCarthy)


In loving memory of Sylvia Whalen – 92 who passed away peacefully in her sleep Friday, December 18, 2015.

Beloved daughter of the late Hugh McCarthy and Elizabeth McCarthy (Maxwell). Beloved wife of Lawrence Whalen (predeceased). Loving mother of Carolyn young (Burt), London Ontario, Gary Whalen (Huguette), Sault Ste. Marie, and Dawna Jalbert (Alain), Sudbury. Loving Grandmother of Dan Young (Melissa), Wade Young (Sylvia), Shannon Deluca (Scott), James Whalen (Alicia), Liane Jakomait (Dusty), Brianna Jalbert and Raelynn Jalbert. Loving Great grandmother of Grant, Gillian Young, Riley, Kaitlyn Deluca, William Young, and Liam Jakomait. Sister of Eileen Colynuk, Maxwell McCarthy, Rose Kelly, Oris Selkirk, Floyd McCarthy, Francis McCarthy (all predeceased) and Patrick Psihogios (McCarthy). Loving aunt to many nieces and nephews.

At the request of the family, there will be no visitation or service at this time. A private family Celebration of Life to follow at a later date.

The family would like to thank the caring staff of the Davey Home Cedar Grove 3rd Floor for all of their help.

Memorial contributions to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or Diabetes Association would be greatly appreciated.

Arrangements entrusted in the Arthur Funeral Home and Cremation Centre. Expressions of sympathy may be made at www.arthurfuneralhome.com