COAKWELL, MARY it is with much sorrow we announce the death of our beloved mother and sister peacefully at Extendicare Oshawa on Sunday December 18th, 2016 at the age of 88 years.Mary predeceased by her husband Harold Johnson Coakwell nick name Coakie by his wife and friendsBeloved mother of Karen (Murray) Steepe and Jerry William Coakwell.Loving sister of Annie (the late Clare) Mason.Cherished grandmother of Holly DeJong, Joshua Coakwell (Jessie).Mom loved going to Smokey’s Cedar Cottages and the trailer, volunteering at Hillsdale, Northview Senior Centre her Church Bazaars and Countless others.There are no words to express the gratitude her family feels for the love and care provided by her staff at Extendicare Oshawa. Mom was blessed by their devotion to her. As per Mary's wishes no funeral will take place. Arrangements entrusted to MOUNT LAWN FUNERAL HOME (905 443-3376) Cremation has already taken place. In lieu of flowers donation to the Alzheimer Society of Durham Region would be greatly appreciated.
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Posted by Donna Stewart | 17-Jan-2017
Karen and Jerry -- So sorry to hear of Aunt Mary's passing. I have many happy memories of our very young days at Byng Avenue, visiting you and Grandma. I can almost taste the young carrots from your dad's garden! Our thoughts are with you. Donna and Peter