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Lillian Barkhouse

Lillian Barkhouse

Born In: Pine Grove
Born: May 14th, 1934

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: May 10th, 2018

BARKHOUSE, Lillian Ruby Age 83 of Windsor, passed away peacefully in the VG Site, QEII, Halifax on Thursday, May 10, 2018, surrounded by her loving family, after a brief illness. Born on May 14, 1934, she was a daughter of the late Herman and Elva (Jodrey) Edmonds of Lawrencetown, Annapolis County. After spending many years as a devoted wife and loving mother, Lillian worked at CKF, retiring in 1995. She then began filling her days with travelling, bowling, playing cards, music and dancing but most of all she loved spending time with her family. She will be remembered as a loving Mother, Nanny and "More" Nanny. Lillian is survived by daughters, Donna (Stephen) Allen, Falmouth; Cheryl (Gary) Anthony, Kings County; sons, George Jr. (Debbie), Bedford; Darrell “Beanie”, Windsor; grandchildren, Brad, Angela, Ashley, Chassidy “Peanut”, Chris, Molly, Jamie, Alicia, Amber and Gregory; great-grandchildren, Nolan, Cole, Sidney, Victoria, Tanner, Drake, Claire, Cameron, Caeleb, Caedyn, Charles, Madison, Evan, Nash, Brianna, Brooke and Skye. She will also be lovingly remembered by sisters, Elsie Whitman and family, Lawrencetown; Hilda Keddy and family, Ottawa; brother, Walter Edmonds and family, Edmonton and sister-in-law, Wyona Edmonds and family, Nictaux.
Besides her parents, Lillian was predeceased by her husband, George “Sonny” Barkhouse Sr.; sisters, Helen and Pearl; brothers, Norman, Arthur and Lewis. Arrangements were entrusted to DeMont Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 419 Albert St., Windsor (902-798-8317), where visitation was held Monday, May 14 from 7-9 p.m. A funeral service celebrating Lillian’s life was held at 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, May 15 in the DeMont Family Funeral Home Chapel, Rev. Garnet Parker officiated. A private family burial immediately followed in Maplewood Cemetery, Windsor. A reception followed in the funeral home’s Elmcroft Reception Centre. Donations in memory of Lillian may be made to a charity of one’s choice. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting: www.demontfamilyfuneralhome.ca


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