COURNEYA, RETA KATHLEEN –After a battle with cancer, with her family by her side at the Peterborough Regional Healthcare Centre on Sunday, December 2, 2012. Beloved wife of the late Douglas. Dear mother to Brad (Megan), Richard (Kristy) and the late David. Loving Grandma to Andrew, Kristina, Dominic, Anthony, Kennedy and Ashlee. Reta will be missed by her extended family and the students she touched along the way. A celebration of Reta’s life will be held at the COMMUNITY ALTERNATIVE FUNERAL HOME Ashburnham Chapel 840 Armour Road, Peterborough on Sunday, December 9 from 2- 4 p.m. If desired, directions to the service, condolences to the family or donations to Canadian Mental Health Association may be made at www.CommunityAlternative.ca or by calling 705-740-0444. Special thanks to the Palliative Care Staff for their compassion.