It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Donna, on February 7, 2016, at the age of 86. Predeceased by her husband Bill (2006), with whom she shared 57 years of marriage. Cherished mother of Kathy Authier (Brian), Stuart McIntosh (Paula), and Scott McIntosh (Robyn). Predeceased by infant son Duncan (1961). Adored grandmother of Michael Authier (Kelly), Brett Authier (Brooke), Abbey Koster (Jon), Andrea Watts (Derek), Scott McIntosh (Stephanie), Samantha Higgins (Rhys), and Riley O’Brien. Great grandmother of Royce and Hailey Koster, Paige and Emma Watts, and Aderyn Higgins. Dear sister of Garth Chadwick (late Doreen) and Ken Chadwick (Karen). Sister-in-law of Velma McIntosh (late Don). Predeceased by in-laws Jack and Marion McIntosh, and Murray and Shirley McIntosh. Donna is survived by many nieces and nephews. Special thanks to the staff of The Meadows of Wheatley, and also Franklin Gardens Long Term Care Home for their care and compassion. (PLEASE NOTE CHANGE IN VISITING & SERVICE TIMES). Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) Sunday from 7-9 p.m. and on Monday, February 15, 2016 from 9:30 a.m. until time of Funeral service to celebrate Donna’s life at 11 a.m. Pastor Eric Skillings officiating. Private family interment at Erie Cemetery in Wheatley. If desired, memorial donations may be made by cheque to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, CNIB or the charity of your choice. Friends are invited to share their condolences or make a charitable contribution at www.reidfuneralhome.ca
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