Greenwood, Madeleine Marie Cecile

December 30th, 2017

On Saturday, December 30, 2017 at Victoria Hospital, Madeleine Greenwood, of London, in her 80th year passed away peacefully surrounded by her family. Beloved wife of Bill for 50 years. Cherished mother of Ann Greenwood (Amanda), Lynn Greenwood (Lisa) and Peter Greenwood. Proud Grandma of Kate and Tyler. She will be sadly missed but fondly remembered by her friends and family. Madeleine was a registered ER nurse and had many hobbies including gardening, gourmet cooking and woodcarving. She was also a professional dog breeder which resulted in several international champion Sealyham Terriers. A celebration of Madeleine’s life will be held at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL, 709 Wonderland Road North, London, on Wednesday, January 3rd, 2018 from 3:00 to 5:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Madeleine are asked to consider their charity of choice.

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Book of Condolences

Maggie L PaulMy sincere condolences Ann and Lisa and to all of your family for the loss of your Mom. Maggie
Charlene ThomasMy sincere condolences Pete to you, your dad and all of your family on the loss of your mom. I am glad that you were able to share Christmas with your mom. She is now in a peaceful place and no longer in pain. All of your memories with her will help get you through this difficult time and into the future. Charlene
Roberta and Ian WheelerOur sincerest sympathies to Bill and the Greenwood family. La tristesse. Roberta and Ian
Rob and Cheryl MitchellMy sincere sympathy to uncle Bill, cousins Ann, Lynn and Peter. Although the miles separated our families I will always cherish the memories we had together in Chatham. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time of grief.
Louise Mitchell It is with great sadness to lose such a wonderful sister-in-law. We were close friends, our visit in Chatham and London was always memorable with good laugh and good food, she was such a good hostess and we were always welcomed in her house . I will miss deeply the friendship we had. I will never forget her smile. I am offering you my deepest sympathy Bill, Ann , Lynn and Peter and we will keep in touch.
Don MitchellIt is with sadness to learn the passing of my sister Madeleine. We grew closer and closer as we aged and the love of cars was our favorite subject. I will miss her very much but never forget our childhood. I am offering you Bill and the children my deepest sympathy.
Deb ClippertonPete, I was so sorry to come back and hear the news of the passing of your Mom. My sincerest sympathy to you , your Dad and family. I know what a great source of strength you are for your Dad. Know you are in my thoughts and prayers.
Helen MannPete I am very sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. Although her death leaves you with heartache and pain the love and memories you have will always be there and help you heal. My thoughts and prayers are with you, your dad and family.
Tracy HeathersPete - So sorry to hear about the loss of your Mom. I know how much she meant to you. I'm glad you and your family were able to spend Christmas with her. My deepest condolences to you, your dad and the family. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Dave and Julie MitchellOur sincerest sympathies to Bill, Ann, Lynn and Peter. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very difficult time. Love Dave, Julie, Ashley, Eric and Bradley.
Louise DionTrès chère Madeleine - À toi ma merveilleuse tante mais avant tout mon amie, ton départ me laisse un grand vide. Tu as eu mon admiration depuis ma tendre enfance pour ta beauté, intérieure et extérieure, ta douceur, ta curiosité sans borne, ta vivacité d'esprit et tes nombreux talents. Bien que nos tête-à-tête vont me manquer, ils demeureront mes plus précieux souvenirs chère amie. Toutes mes sympathies et ma tendresse à Bill, Ann, Lynn et Peter.
Translation of Louise Dion's message:Dearest Madeleine - To you my wonderful aunt but above all my friend, your departure leaves me a great void. You have had my admiration since my childhood for your beauty, inner and outer, your sweetness, your boundless curiosity, your vivacity of mind and your many talents. Although I will miss our tete-a-tetes, they will remain my most precious memories dear friend. All my sympathies and tenderness to Bill, Ann, Lynn and Peter
Joanne HaleyPetey, So sorry for your Mom's passing. Since the day I met you so many years ago, you have always talked about your Mom & Dad with pure pride & admiration. So many funny great stories, I sure wish I had a chance to meet your Mom. You & your Dad have been a pillar of strength through this difficult time. What a team! Reflect on all the great times and funny stories. Most importantly I felt it through your stories that without a doubt your Mom knows you loved being her son.
Sharon NisbettMy deepest sympathy to you and your family. Sharon Nisbett.
Beth ColePete - My deepest sympathy to you, your father and all your family. Sending you a hug and my love at this difficult time. Let memories of your mother fill your mind and warm your heart.
Gina NeilsonLynn, our heartfelt condolences to you, Lisa and your family. With love and hugs - Gina, Dan, Christian and Michael
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