Edward, Mary Ann (née Pennington)

Edward, Mary Ann (née Pennington)

November 18th, 2020

Of London, Ontario peacefully passed away, with family by her side on Wednesday, November 18, 2020, in her 89th year. Predeceased by her loving husband Ken Edward (2012). Survived by her daughters Cheryl (Mark) McIsaac, Julie White, and Jennifer (Barry) Smith. Loving grandmother to Jennifer Kozbial Posadas (John), Lindsay Kozbial, Ashley Kozbial, Matthew White, Michelle Witt (Colin), Cole Smith, and Calvin Smith. Great-grandmother to Lily Posadas, Ava Posadas, and Celine Witt. Mary Ann was born in Parkhill, Ontario, in 1932 and she and Ken lived there for many years prior to moving to London. She was an avid bridge player and animal lover. She and Ken also enjoyed many happy years spending winters in their Florida home, golfing and enjoying time with family and friends. Mary Ann was a caring, compassionate mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She leaves us with many loving, cherished memories. At Mary Ann's request, there will be no funeral. Instead, a private family celebration of her life will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make a donation in memory of Mary Ann are asked to consider the Humane Society London & Middlesex.


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Eric and Eileen Scott Sincere condolences to all the family
Janis Brown- CapesCheryl, Julie & Jennifer: as a young girl your kind mom taught me piano. Plus hours being at your nony Pennington s home. So liked both your parents. I send you my deepest sympathy . You will have many wonderful memories. Fondest regards, Janis
Jackie (Elson) OhlsenCheryl, Julie and Jennifer, Sending love and prayers to all of you. So sad to get this news. Although it has been years since we have all seen each other, there are lots of memories from the past to smile about. Your Mom was always so beautiful and funny and I can still hear her laugh in my mind. She had a great laugh. Thinking of you all at this difficult time.
Cathy Scott RossiterThinking of all of you during this sad time. Remembering your mom as a lovely lady.
Cathy (Gray) LarsenMy condolences on your loss. I have many fond memories of her as a lovely person.
Nancy FurlongerCheryl, Julie and Jennifer, John and I were saddened to hear of your Mom’s passing. We have very fond memories of her. Always quick with a smile and a laugh. I know that my Mom always spoke fondly of her as well. It was always a pleasure to see the cousins together and it would bring a smile with their reminiscing and stories. Your Mom also gave John and I a little orange barn kitten the day we returned from our honeymoon on Halloween. And that is how we got Punkin. Take comfort in your fond memories. Love Nancy and John.
Jill Elson-AnnCheryl, Julie & Jennifer. I was so saddened when I heard of your mom’s passing. My most vivid memory of her was when I was taken to the church so I could see my big cousin on her wedding day. I think I was three! To me she was the fairytale bride. I will always remember your Mom and Dad that way. Every time you need a smile, take a look at that wedding photo! Love to you all, Jill xx
Marg GillespieCheryl,Julie and Jennifer I am thinking of you all at this sad time and send you my deepest sympathy on the loss of your wonderful Mom. I hope your many precious memories of her will lighten your darkest days. I will miss her and I will always treasure the great visits we had whenever we got together. Love Marg
Patricia Jennifer and family so sorry to hear about your mom's passing I enjoyed looking after your mom the last couple of years she always had a smile even when she didn't feel well She enjoyed people and always had a smile for everyone she met I will miss her
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