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Alice Cross

Nan Cross

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

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Obituary for Nan Cross

Alice "Nan" Louise Cross (neé Corley) With great love and much sadness, the family announces the passing of Alice "Nan" Cross. She passed away peacefully with her children by her side at Extendicare Kawartha Lakes, Lindsay, Ontario on February 27, 2019 in her 95th year. Alice "Nan" is the beloved wife of the late George Thomas Cross. Loving mother of Suzanne Wilkinson of Burlington and Doug Cross (Edwin) of Stoney Creek. Cherished grandmother of Matthew and Michael Wilkinson. Dear sister of Wilhelmine Corley and Erna Johnston. Predeceased by her loving parents Ernest and Mary Corley and siblings Helen, Isabel, Jean, Robert, James, Victor and Richard. Loving mother-in law of Mabel Cross and dear sister-in-law of Edith and Thelma. Alice will be sadly missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. She will be remembered for her deep dedication to her children, grandchildren and family. Her door was always open to family and friends and was known as the "Gathering Place". She will also be remembered for her involvement in the Rebekah Lodge, IODE, Cambridge Street United Church and being a member of the Lindsay Curling Club. Heartfelt thanks to the wonderful and caring staff at Extendicare Kawartha Lakes and their support throughout the past years. Friends and family may visit at the Mackey Funeral Home, 33 Peel Street, Lindsay on Friday, March 1st, from 6:00 to 8:00 pm. A celebration of Life will take place in the chapel at 11:00 am on Saturday, March 2nd with visitation one hour prior. Interment to follow at Riverside Cemetery. If desired donations in memory of Alice may be made to Cambridge Street United Church, Extendicare Kawartha Lakes or a charity of your choice. Online donations and condolences can be made at www.mackeys.ca

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  • Visitation

    Friday, March 1, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Mackey Funeral Home
    33 Peel Street
    Lindsay, Ontario
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    Friday, March 1, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Saturday, March 2, 2019 | 11:00am
    Mackey Funeral Home Chapel
    33 Peel Street
    Lindsay, Ontario
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    Saturday, March 2, 2019
    Reverend Craig Donnelly
  • Interment

    Riverside Cemetery
    347 Lindsay Street South
    Lindsay, Ontario
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  • Reception

    Mackey Funeral Home
    33 Peel Street
    Lindsay, Ontario
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Dr. Robin Compton & Olivia Compton and Gord, Anita, Jeff and Nancy Lomer have planted a memorial tree for Nan Cross.
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Dr. Robin Compton & Olivia Compton planted a memorial tree for Nan Cross
Comment | Posted at 11:29am via Memorial Tree

Brenda, Dave and family

We will miss your smile, cheery disposition and love of family. You will be in our hearts forever.
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Brenda, Dave and family donated to CAMBRIDGE STREET UNITED CHURCH in memory of Nan Cross
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Joan Button

Dear Suzanne, Doug & Family: Sorry for the loss of a dear friend Nan for many years.
Wonderful memories to cherish of living on Redwing Street as neighbours, the family gatherings, fun at the cottage, and vacations together.
May Nan rest in peace.
Our deepest condolences.
Joan Lenson/Button & Joe Button
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Roxanne Heard

So sorry to hear of Nan's passing. She was a wonderful friend to my Mom (Fay Coombs). Thinking of all of your family. Roxanne Heard ( Coombs)
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Jane Spence

Susie and Doug I have very fond memories of you and your Mom and Dad ,and the cottage. She will be truly missed by all. My condolences to both of you and your extended family. Our thoughts as and prayers are with you at this time. Jane Colin and Andrew Spence
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