Passed away at her home in Millgrove surrounded by her family on Monday, February 2, 2015, Ora Gertrude Nicholson in her 89th year. Ora was predeceased by her beloved husband of 63 years William Robert ‘Bill’ Nicholson. Loved mother of Allen, Herald and Jackie, Jim and Wendy, Lynn all of Flamborough, Murray and Gail (deceased) of Grimsby, Joan and Ken Beaudoin, and Wayne and Wendy also of Flamborough. Cherished and proud grandmother of 18 and great-grandmother of 15 (with two more on the way). Survived by her in-laws Jack and Elsie, and Roy and Earlene. Ora will be remembered by many other relatives and friends. Ora faced many challenges through her life; however, she always faced them with a positive attitude and strong determination. Visitation will be held at KITCHING, STEEPE & LUDWIG FUNERAL HOME, 146 Mill St. N., Waterdown on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. where a Funeral Service will be held on Thursday, February 5, 2015 at 1 p.m. Interment Grace Anglican Cemetery. Ora’s family would like to say thank you to St. Elizabeth PSW’s Lucy, Rosie, Sara, Heather, Denise and special thank you to co-ordinators Brook and Stacey. Also special thanks to Dr. Scholten’s of the Carlisle Medical Centre. Donations to the Anchor Association or Muscular Dystrophy Canada. Please sign the Tribute Wall at

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