KEMP: Kathleen (nee; Dafoe)

Peacefully at Village Green Nursing Home, Selby in her 85th year.  Wife of the late Arthur (1986).  Missed by daughter Sally Harker (Ron Reid), sons David (Carolyn), Glenn (Deanna) and predeceased by Brian (2009).  Grandma of Pam King (Bill), Joe Harker (Jeanine), Jeff Harker (Helena),Bernie Harker,  Georgette Jones (Bob), Terra Gower (Brian), Jason Kemp (Lindsay), Sherri Hoover (Roger), Brian Jr. of Alberta.  Great grandma of MaryAnn Harker, Michael Harker, Brittany King, Joanna Jones, Devon Harker, Stephanie Harker, Clayton Jones, David Harker, Cole Gower, Jemma Gower, Lilli & Cash Kemp, Brittany, Nolan & Evan Hoover.  Great great grandma of Kaylee & Gavin Livermore, Paisley Jones, Cory Joseph Murray.  Survived by her sister Isabelle Kellar.  Predeceased by sisters Maggie Connelly, Bertha Latta, Ethel Bell, Myrtle Babcock, Lenora Love, Vida Conboy, Lena Wagar, Pearl Wagar, Dorothy Wagar and brothers Wallace, Russell & Raymond. Missed by several nieces and nephews.  In keeping with Kathleen’s wishes, no visitation will be held.  A private family interment will take place at a later date.  As expressions of sympathy the family would appreciate donations to the Lennox & Addington Hospital Foundation or charity of your choice which can be placed through the PAUL G. PAYNE FUNERAL HOME, Box 324, Odessa, K0H 2H0 613-386-7373.

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