PRITCHARD, Mary Elizabeth


Peacefully at her home on Friday, May 12, 2017 in her 95th year.

Beloved wife of the late Harvey Francis. Much loved mother of Rob (Phyllis), Ben (Marla), Michael (Monika), Gerry (Donna Carol), Murray (Dianne), and Eric (Debbie). Cherished Grandma of Robert (Jacynthe Groulx), Amy (James Gibb), Jennifer, Karen (Jake Kallio), late Paul, Robbie Heise (Chrissy), Lucas (Alicia Underhill), Shannon Heywood (Mike), Christopher (Nathalie), Kevin (Lucie), Sarah (Scott Foley), Andrew, Melissa Mizzi (Dominic), and Stephen (Breanne). Great Grandma of 23. Sadly missed by Janet Pritchard (Bill Cardiff). Daughter of the late Robert and Amy Bishop of Anoka Farm, Huron Line, St. Joseph Island, Ontario. Mary was predeceased by her siblings Margaret Morton (late Alvin), Cyril Bishop (late Evelyn), Irene Eddy (late Russell), Roy Bishop (late Frances), Florence Cain (late Lloyd), Alice Trainor (late Ken), and Lawrence. Fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends.

A memorial service will be held at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Jocelyn Township, St. Joseph Island on Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 12 pm. Rev. Rosalie Goos officiating. Interment to follow Holy Trinity Cemetery.

Memorial contributions made to the Parish of St. Joseph or Algoma Residential Community Hospice (ARCH) would be appreciated by the family.

Arrangements entrusted to Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre (492 Wellington St. East, 705-759-2522). Expressions of sympathy may be made at