Embury, Violet May – at the Belmont Long Care Facility, on Thursday February 14th, 2013 in her 92nd, year. Daughter of the late Manley & Mabel DeWitt. Beloved wife of the late Wilmot Embury. Loving mother of Carolyn (Ken) Skiba of Oshawa, Mya (Gene) Sherman, Ted (Judy) Embury both of Corbyville and Kathy Embury of Toronto. Cherished grandmother of Chris (Marla) Sherman, Corey (Marilyn) Sherman, Robinette Sherman, Shawn Goodfellow, Melissa Goodfellow, Aimee (Mark) Abrams, Charlotte (Brian) Hopwood, Elliot (Michelle) Embury, Emily Embury, Leslie (Bill) Graansma, Katie Skiba, 21 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson.. Predeceased by her grandson Darrell Goodfellow (Becky Goodfellow surviving) on February 12, 2013, by her sister Irene Denison and by her brothers Elvin and Clarence DeWitt.
The family will receive friends at the Steele Funeral Home, Moira Street Chapel, 30 Moira Street West, (613-968-2273) on Friday evening from 5:00 to 8.00 p.m. The Funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Saturday February 16th, 2013 at 10.30 a.m. (with visitation from 9:30 until 10:30 a.m.) Interment to follow at Victoria Cemetery.
If desired, Memorial donations to St. Mark’s United Church or the Salvation Army would be appreciated by the family.