Passed on: April 23rd, 2011
Passed away peacefully at Freeport Health Centre in Kitchener, Ontario on Saturday, April 23, 2011, at the age of 67. Formerly of Mall Bay and St. John’s. Beloved wife of 27 years to Leo White of Kitchener. Loving mother of Christopher White of Oshawa. Dear sister of Margaret McGrath, Ita Bonia, Cecilia LeCour (Gus), Agnes Stack (Eymard), Joe Christopher (Louise), Mary White (Bill). Elizabeth is also survived by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by her parents, Joseph and Mary (nee O’Rourke) Christopher; and by her siblings, Tom, Vince, Leo, John, Philomena and Josephine. Elizabeth’s family will receive friends on Wednesday, April 27th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. (Parish Prayers at 8:30 p.m.) at the Henry Walser Funeral Home, 507 Frederick St., Kitchener, 519-749-8467. Funeral Mass to be held at St. Mark’s RC Parish, 55 Driftwood Dr., Kitchener, on Thursday, April 28, 2011 at 11 a.m. Cremation to follow. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations to the Cancer Society or the Diabetes Association would be appreciated. Cards are available at the funeral home or by visiting Elizabeth’s memorial at www.henrywalser.com. Special ‘thank you’ to Dr. Maceachern and the nursing staff at the Grand River Regional Cancer Centre in Kitchener for all of the care and compassion given to Elizabeth and her family.