Postowoj, Frances Jean (nee Henry)

Postowoj, Frances Jean (nee Henry)

October 13th, 2016

It is with great sadness and sorrow to announce the passing of Frances at the age of 56 on Thursday, October 13th, 2016 at peopleCare Oakcrossing, London, where she resided for the last 6 1/2 years. Beyond professional care, compassion and kindness by everyone at peopleCare, Fran developed special friendships with so many that greatly enhanced her quality of life.  Frances fought a courageous and long battle with Multiple Sclerosis. She was born in Chatham, Ontario, to the late Tom Henry (1999) and Kathryn (Winton) Henry.  She will be greatly missed by her loving husband David Postowoj, her dear mother Kathryn, brother Don (Lori), nephew Evan, niece Leah, sister Janet Henry (Phil King), nephew Matthew Helsby, niece Brittany Everett (Brock) and great-nephew Cameron. She will also be dearly missed by her brother-in-law Alex Postowoj, sister-in-law Karen Postowoj (Jon Bondarczuk) and her children James and Kayla, sister-in-law Larissa Kurucz (Larry) and their children Nikolai, Tatyana and Sacha, sister-in-law Margaret Postowoj and nephew Neil Postowoj (Katherine). Lovingly remembered by her special aunt Agnes Revington, uncle Alex Henry (Yvonne) and many dear cousins. A special acknowledgment of gratitude goes out to Shirley Antille for her love, support and care over many years. In keeping with Fran’s wishes, a Celebration of Life will be held at HIGHLAND COUNTRY CLUB, 1922 Highland Heights, London, on Saturday, October 22, 2016 from 2:00-5:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada – London/Middlesex Chapter (mssociety.donorportal.ca) in memory of Fran. Included in Fran’s wishes will be a legacy donation to be made in her honour to the MS Clinic at L.H.S.C. for providing over 25 years of ongoing health management, world renowned clinical research and a never-ending determination to end the devastation of MS.

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The Emans familyKathryn and family. On behalf of the Emans family, I share our thoughts and prayers with you during this difficult time. May you be comforted to know she is at peace. Ilene and family
Paula BradyDave: My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Fran fought a courageous battle with such dignity. But the battle is over and she's at peace.
Linda GoffDave - I am so sorry to read of Fran's passing. She is now at peace and her battle is over. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time. Keep the good memories in your heart.
Carolyn SuterDave, I am so sorry to hear of Fran's passing. My memory of Fran was her never ending smile, zest for life and her kindness. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time. Keep the memories close to your heart and know she is at peace.
Paul GardinerDave, Fran's passing is a sad and difficult day. Fran was a very kind friend as she made me feel very welcome whenever we, Barbara and I, visited both of you, be it at your home or the nursing home. She had a fine sense of humour and her radiant smile will be missed. She is at peace now. My thoughts & prayers are with you. Courage mon ami!
Grant ZamidarDave, pease accept my heartfelt condolences on the passing of Fran. It was an honor to have known such a great person and we will truly miss her. I can’t imagine what you must be feeling right now, but I want you to know that I am just a phone call away if there is anything we can do to help you get through this. My thoughts and prayers are with you
Jane and Brian ByersDave and family, It was with great sadness that we learned of Frannie's passing. We will always remember her strength, grace, and that ever present sense of humour. You always knew that she had something amusing to share by the twinkle in her eyes. We will miss her immensely. Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Joel and Mirella CaughellDave, we are deeply saddened to learn of the news of Fran's passing. Although its been a few years since we've seen the both of you, the memories we have of Fran are forever etched in our hearts. We will always remember Fran's beautiful smile, her grace, and her kind heart. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Karen Bruin GoochDave, although I personally didn't know your beloved wife Fran, I know that you cherished your life with her tremendously. I am so sorry for your loss. It sounds like Fran was an amazing, strong woman who was taken from you too soon. As you move forward from here, I am sure you will be comforted knowing that Fran is now in a peaceful place. The stories you have shared of her strength and dignity are an inspiration to us all. My thoughts are with you.
Lois Corney(Allen)Fran meant so much to so many. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her. Dave,your grief at times will be painful,but Fran would want you to remember all the good times you shared.
Linda DudleyDave; Don & Lori--my deepest sympathy to the Postowoj and Henry families on the loss of a beautiful and courageous lady. I will always remember Fran as a caring and kind person from her days at Union Gas and any interfaces I had with her. Celebrate a wonderful soul now at peace.
Luis SantosDear Dave We are deeply sorry for your lost. our prayers will be with your family at this hard time.
Janice Kinch wisemanDave- I only knew you and Fran through visiting my mother at peopkeCare but it was easy to see the love between you. I offer our deepest condolence on the loss of Fran. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this sad time and M ay your wonderful memories provide you solace. sincerely, Janice Kinch Wiseman & Don Beynon
Susan FadaDave, I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. My deepest condolences to you & to the family and may God grant you patience through this difficult time. Rest in Peace
Jodi Maroney (Brazeau)Dave, my sincere condolences. I've often thought of both you and Fran and was truly saddened to learn of her passing. May your love and memories sustain you in the days to come.
Lorenzo and Maria PalumboDave, our thoughts and prayers are with you and Fran. We draw inspiration from your mutual love, Fran's determination to live her way regardless of her MS and your unending devotion and care for Fran over these many years. We know this is painful for you but karma will keep you strong. Your friends, Lorenzo and Maria.
Dave & Rita LaposDave, our sincere, deepest condolences. May today's sorrows fade into warm memories.
Pat Reder (Maloney)David and Kathryn and family I met Fran years ago as she visited our family in Bayfield at the cottage. She and my sister Lynda were so funny together and to know that they are beautiful angels "hanging out" again brings peace to my heart. With deepest sympathy.
Wallace MacKayI met Fran in 1985. She was a wonderful, vibrant, lovely person. I know she leaves a loving family & many friends. Rest in Peace Fran.
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