“A Life Well Lived”

Phyllis Roberta Roach (Johnson) -Passed away peacefully on Nov. 9th 2013 in her home, built on love and laughter, in which she lived with her husband of 65 years. Wife of Gordon S. Roach, beloved mother of Peter, Jane Odenwald (Harald). Adored by her three favourite boys: Brandon, Sean, and Daniel (grandchildren). Predeceased by mother and father, Ellen and Harvie Johnson , sister Beatrice (William Little) and brother Harvie Johnson. She will be missed by her sisters-in-law Shirley Johnson and Laura Watson, as well as her many nieces and nephews and grand-nieces and nephews.  Phyllis spent much of her life in service to the community: a member of May Court since 1971, a lifetime member of UNICEF, and active member in the UCW and choir at Burton Avenue Church as well as a recipient of the 2000 Ontario Volunteer Services Award. A celebration of her life will be held on Thursday Nov. 14th at 1:00PM at BurtonAvenueUnitedChurch, Barrie, Ontario. Interment Barrie Union Cemetery. Donations to the CNIB would be appreciated. She will be sorrowfully missed. Condolences may be placed at marshallwdrivercremationandburialservice.ca

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