Ptolemy, Alice – At the Hamilton General Hospital, on Sunday July 8, 2012.  Alice Ptolemy of Beamsville, aged 83 years, after complications from a long illness.  Cherished wife of Kenneth for over 60 years.  Devoted mother of Ken (Jodie) Ptolemy of St. Catharines and Diane (John) Richardson of Whitby.  Proud grandmother of Adam, Stefanie, Leanne, Heather and Brian.  Delighted great grandmother of Wesley and Ella.  Predeceased by brother Russell Smyth (1969), sister Eileen Nethercut (1998).  Survived by sister Dora Garrington of St. Catharines.  Cremation has taken place.  The family will receive friends at the TALLMAN FUNERAL HOME, 4998 King St., Beamsville on Wednesday 2-4 and 7-8:30.  The memorial service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday July 12 at 11:00a.m.  If desired, donation to the West Lincoln Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences at

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