Passed away peacefully with family at her side on January 26, 2013 at 82 years of age. Beloved wife of the late Raymond W. Hostine (1985). Dear mother of Jim, Ruth-Ann and Ron (Patty). Treasured grandmother of Martin. Sister of Rheta Steveson and late husband Rex. Predeceased by brothers Clair Tennant (May) and Gerald Tennant (Helen). Dearest sister-in-law of the late Murray Hostine (Margaret), the late Morley Hostine (Patricia), Jean Bell (late Donald).  Also survived by many nieces, nephews and cousins. Bessie is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. North Essex on from Tuesday from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday 11 a.m. Interment to follow at Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery, Leamington. Donations may be made to Essex Foodbank or Essex Community Services.You may send condolences on Bessie’s Tribute Wall at


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