It is with great sadness to announce the passing of Tonja-Lynn on Tuesday, September 8, 2020 at the Sault Area Hospital with family at her side.

Will be forever loved and missed by her children Jesse, Tazz (Donny), Jeremy, Jonathan, Harley and Hunter as well as their dad Cory. Beloved daughter of the late Mary Lesage and late David Desjardins (Shirley) and Goddaughter of Agnes Agawa. Dear sister of Chester (Lisa), Tina (Jim), Jame, Jeremy (Marion), Tammy, Dean (Karen), Linda (Adam), Lori, Chantel (Jesse), Shawn (Amanda), April (Ryan), Ashley (Kevin) and Aleisha (Josh).

Tonja had a special relationship with her many nieces and nephews who will miss her greatly. She will also be missed by many other family and friends. Tonja will be remembered for her smile, contagious laughter, strength and her loving spirit.

Friends are invited to visit at Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington St. E. 705-759-2522) on Monday, September 21, 2020 from 1 pm to 3 pm (maximum capacity of 40 people at a time, please wear a face mask and if desired, please bring your own beverage).

Memorial contributions to the Trillium Gift of Life Network by cheque or online at would be greatly appreciated.

Special thank you to the staff of ICU at the Sault Area Hospital for their care and compassion.

Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave a message of condolence for Tonja’s family.