Burkitt, Joyce Evelyn – peacefully, surrounded by her family, at QHC- Trenton Memorial Hospital on Sunday, March 24th, 2013. Evelyn Burkitt of Frankford in her 80th year. Daughter of the late Henry and Mary Emerson. Beloved wife of Bob Burkitt. Loving mother of Maribeth DeSnoo (Kerry McConkey) and George (Rhonda) Burkitt both of Frankford. Cherished grandmother of Mitchell, Lacey, Bob and Alexandra. Dear sister of Mary Sills (the late Russell Sills) of Stirling and sister-in-law of Helen Mussell (Norman Bird) of Stratford. Remembered by her nephew Dr. Allan Mussell (Dr. Alison Duncan).
The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West (613-968-2273) on Tuesday evening from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at the Frankford United Church, 61 Mill St. on Wednesday, March 27th, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. with visitation from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service. Interment to follow at Holy Trinity Cemetery, Frankford.
If desired, Memorial Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, Frankford United Church or to Hastings and Prince Edward Learning Foundation – Food for Learning would be appreciated by the family.