Allen, Marilyn R. (Lynne)

Allen, Marilyn R. (Lynne)

August 12th, 2017

It is with broken hearts that we share the news of Mom’s passing at her home at peopleCare Oakcrossing, London, on Saturday, August 12, 2017 in her 88th year. Lovingly surrounded by her daughter Tracey, son-in-law Vince Dunleavy and beloved grand puppy Stewy (the apple of her eye), Mom peacefully passed away listening to the music of her love ‘Eddie’ whom she missed so much (Edward G. Allen, July 2003). After a long and hard fought battle with Alzheimer’s, Mom was finally reunited with Dad after 14 long years apart. Predeceased by her mother, Jean (Ruckle) Bates Van Patter; her father, Fern Bates; and her stepfather, George Van Patter. As per Mom’s wishes, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Private interment of ashes will take place at a later date. We wish to extend a special thank you to Robin and her team from Prince George Retirement Home, in Lucan, who helped us through a seemingly impossible part of Mom’s journey and to the amazing staff at peopleCare Oakcrossing - especially the staff from ‘White Pine’:  the care, compassion, and love you gave Mom were unsurpassed and will never be forgotten. You all have a very special place in our hearts. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society or the London Humane Society will be gratefully acknowledged. 

May you now reclaim all your cherished

memories, Mom, as we will cherish

                                              our memories of you.

 

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Roy and Deborah StockwellLynne, a cherished Mother, adored Wife and dear Friend. She had and has so much love in her heart for family, friends and her pets. Your memory will life in our hearts. Lots of love Debbie and Roy xxxxxx
Deborah StockwellA MOTHER'S LOVE A Mother is a gentle touch The Word, the smiling face, And all the things that make a home A cheerful happy place. A Mother is the wondrous gift The bright and shining light That God gave everyone of us To teach us wrong from right. A Mother is the sacrifice The sympathy and care That makes each joy seem brighter still Each care less hard to bear. A Mother is the someone dear Who's cherished all year through A Mother is a wondrous gift And I thank God I had you. This we had for my Mums funeral and I send it to you with our love xxx
Wayne and bonnieTracey , Vince and Stewy Our hearts are saddened as we think about your loss. So difficult to understand. But our faith gets us through. You are not alone in your sorrow. We are thinking of you throughout our days. Lots love sent your to you all. Wayne and Bonnie.
Marion and Alan WoodTracey and Vince We are thinking of you at this time. I have such wonderful memories of times shared at your home with your parents throughout High school. They were such a warm and wonderful couple. Marion and Alan Wood
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