SAYAT: Maria Genalyn of Port Elgin and formerly of Toronto
Peacefully, at home, in Port Elgin, Ontario, Canada, on Sunday, February 17th, 2013. Genalyn, in her 47th year. Beloved daughter of Angelita Sayat, of the Philippines. Loving sister of Maria Meylita Gomaa and her husband Mohamed Gomaa, of Port Elgin, Dr. Veronica Sayat-Garcia and her husband Arnel Garcia , and Junnardo Sayat and his wife Rowena, of the Philippines. Dear niece of Freddie De Ocampo, Lina Laurio, Zenaida Allarey, and Violeta De Ocampo of the Philippines, Rolando (Maria Luisa ) Sayat, Maria Sayat, and Myrla (Amado) Foronda of Nova Scotia, Ruben De Ocampo and Leedee De Ocampo of the U.S.A. Genalyn will be missed by her nieces and nephews in the Philippines: Armelle Veiane Garcia, Arianne Garcia, Joven Anthony Garcia, Jonas Sayat, and Jenina Sayat. Predeceased by her father, Meynardo Sayat, her uncle, Dr. Gregorio Sayat, and her grandparents, Maximo and Consolacion De Ocampo, and Jorge and Florencia Sayat.
Friends will be received at the Port Elgin Chapel of the T.A. Brown Funeral Home , 510 Mill Street, 519-832-2222, on Thursday, February 21st from 2 4 and 7-9pm. Parish prayers will be held at 8:40pm. A funeral mass will be celebrated at St. Joseph’s Church, 920 Wellington St., Port Elgin, on Friday at 11 am with Father Franjo Sprajc as celebrant. Cremation to follow, with interment in the Philippines.
Memorial donations to the Saugeen Memorial Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.