Peacefully at St. Joseph’s Hospice on Thursday, February 12, 2015, Beatrice “Bea” Mortimer went to be with her loving husband Ronald at the age of 79.  Beloved wife of late Ronald Mortimer (2013).  Loving mother of Kim (Degny) Mortimer and Robyn Mortimer (Rick Marsh).  Grandmother of Yosbel, Yosdel and Yosdiel.  Loving owner of Doodles the Dog, who watched over her with a happy heart and tail.  Bea enjoyed her volunteer work, spending many hours helping Myles Vanni at The Inn of the Good Shepherd, and giving her time with the Family Crisis Hotline.  She loved going to the theatre but her pride and joy was her family, she was a devoted wife and mother, loved attending sporting events, and visiting Robyn at school.  The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the many caregivers, support workers and the VON for their love and support while allowing Bea to remain comfortable in her home.  Cremation has taken place.  A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at SMITH FUNERAL HOME, 1576 London Line, Sarnia, at 11:00 a.m. with a celebration of life to follow at The Sarnia Golf and Curling Club, 500 Errol Road West, Sarnia, ON. Sympathy may be expressed through donation to The VON Adult Day Program, Sarnia or The Alzheimer Society – Sarnia/Lambton.

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