Passed away peacefully in Ottawa, surrounded by her family at the age of 79. Beloved wife of the late Andre Castonguay. Loving mother of Mark Gehring (Nathalie Tremblay), Paul Gehring (Sandy McDonald) and Christopher Gehring (Debra). Devoted Nanny of Sean Gehring (Sal Patten), Cole Gehring (Nancy Blampied), Richard Gehring and Benjamin Gehring. Proud Great-Nanny of Claire and Bennett. Predeceased by her parents Reginald and Lillian (Kay) Attmore, and by her sister June Shaw (late John). Maureen was a kind and generous person, and was happiest when surrounded by her family, her adopted “daughter” Monique, her friends, and her beloved Pug Chester. Friends are invited to visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Road (at Aviation Parkway), Ottawa on Saturday, November 3, 2012 from 10 am until the time of the Funeral Service which will be held in the Chapel at 11 am.