Peacefully at the Northumberland Hills Hospital in Cobourg on Saturday, August 11th, 2012, Maj Halliwell (nee Isakson) in her 90th year.  Cherished wife of Frederick Halliwell.  Devoted mother of Margaret Halliwell, Mary Willis (Roy) and the late Major Miriam Mills (Major John Mills).  Dear grandmother of Michael (Shauna), Isaac, Jordan, Simon, Philip, and step-grandmother of Amy and Brian.  Great grandmother of Aaralyn and step-great grandmother of Mercedes.  Predeceased by her brother Sten.  A Funeral Service will be held at MacCoubrey Funeral Home, 30 King St. E. in Cobourg on Tuesday, August 14th, at 1 pm.  Visitation to be held at the funeral home on Tuesday for two hours prior to the service, from 11 am until 1 pm.  The Halliwell family would like to express their thanks to Dr. Michael Jones and the Palliative Care Unit at NHH for the care given to Maj during her illness.  Those wishing may make a memorial donation by cheque to St. Peter’s Church – Mzuzu Project, The Herbie Fund – Sick Kids Hospital, NHH -Palliative Care, or to a charity of choice.  Condolences received at

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