Elva Catherine West

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Elva Catherine West

January 15, 1925 - November 2, 2019

Peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg in her 95th year. Beloved wife of Ken for 72 years. Loving mother of Doug (Robin) of Orillia, Cathie (Jim Harvey) of Belleville and Brad (Tracy) of Cobourg. Pre-deceased by her eldest son David (Elaine) in 1972. Dear grandmother of Karl (Amber), Sarah, David (Blaire), Emily and Kelly. Great grandmother of Briar, Levi and Miles. Special thanks to Dr. Mark Essak, Angel Targon RN, and to the wonderful staff at Palisade Gardens Retirement Community and the Northumberland Hills Hospital. Elva had a wide network of friends in Sault Ste. Marie, Lindsay and Englewood, Florida. She was an avid bridge player and had a wicked sense of humour! At Elva’s request , there will be no service at this time. Memorial tributes may be left at the website of MacCoubrey Funeral Home (www.maccoubrey.com) Cobourg. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation www.heartandstroke.ca or the Northumberland Hills Hospital www.nhhfoundation.ca would be gratefully welcomed.  

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Roland Boyd - December 12, 2019

Dear Doug, Robin and Family,Please know that I am so sorry for your loss. I hope that in time, memories will help heal the grief. My Aunt Shirley sends her deepest sympathy as well. I just found out about your Mom's passing through Shirley's son, Warren. Please email me at blouboyd22@gmail.comRegards, Betty-Lou Boyd (Graves)

Dawn and Gilles chevrier - November 7, 2019

Our thoughts are with Cathie and Jim at this sad time.

Kathy Sedgwick - November 4, 2019

I am truly sorry for your loss, it was such a pleasure to have known your Mom.Kathy , Palisade Gardens Nursing

Shirley Bemrose - November 4, 2019

Sorry to hear of Elva's passing.Condolences to Ken and family.In my thoughts and prayers.Shirley Bemrose

Jan Bangs - November 3, 2019

I am sorry for your loss. Thinking of you and keeping you in my prayers. Jan Bangs and family

Liz and Dean McCaughey - November 3, 2019

So sorry to read this news today. But with such a long life I’m betting that you have lots of great memories. Our thoughts are with you at this time. Sincerely, Liz and Dean

Gord & Mary Grace Hunter - November 3, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation