Legion CrestDuffy, Geraldine Olga, a resident of Chatham. Geraldine Duffy died Friday March 21, 2014 at RiverviewGardens, Chatham at the age of 90. Born in Stellarton, Nova Scotia, daughter of the late Johann Jozef & Ivy Olivia (Olive) Schijns. Beloved wife of the late Ronald Edward Duffy(1990). Dear mother of Ronna (Reg) Everitt, Chatham; Colleen (Barry) Dickson, Chatham; Joan (the late Paul, 2008) MacDonald, Blenheim; and Michael (Deb) Duffy, Oklahoma. Grandmother of several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren. Predeceased by one grandson Joseph Patrick McIntyre (1972). Sister of the late Orlando John Schijns; Ferdinand Antony Schijns; Edward James Schijns and Lydia Marie Maxwell. Also survived by several nieces and nephews.

Geraldine was a Veteren of WW II, a member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 628 and a retiree of the Public GeneralHospital, Chatham. Friends will be received at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair St., Chatham on Monday March 24, 2014 from 3:00-5:00 & 7:00-9:00 p.m. A Legion Memorial Service will be conducted at the Funeral Home Monday evening at 6:45 p.m. The Funeral Service will be conducted at the Funeral Home on Tuesday at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Bill Capitano officiating.  Interment St. Anthony Cemetery, Chatham. Donations in memory of Geraldine to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or  Charity of Choice would be appreciated.

Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com

McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham.  519-351-2040

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