Traichevich-Ethel (Watts) of St. Thomas, passed away on Thursday, February 6th, 2014, in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late Steve Traichevich (Jan. 24, 1992) and dearly loved mother of Kathryn Cotnam and her husband Gord and Janet Traichevich, all of St. Thomas. Much loved grandmother of Amy and Brittany Cotnam. Special friend of Ken Caldwell of St. Thomas. She was a last of her family. Predeceased by 3 sisters Kathleen Simons, Audrey Doxtator and Hilda Austin. She is survived by a number of nieces and nephews. Ethel was born in St. Thomas on April 4th, 1930, the daughter of the late Thomas and Amy (Senior) Watts. She was an active member and volunteer at the St. Thomas Senior Centre. She enjoyed line dancing and clogging and their group provided entertainment for a number of groups and seniors homes in St. Thomas and area. She was a long time member of the Daughters of the Nile Omar Temple #111 and the Patrol Group.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Monday at 11:00 a.m. Private interment to follow in Elmdale Cemetery. Visitation on Sunday from 2-5 p.m. Remembrances may be made to the Shriners Hospitals for Children or the St. Thomas Senior Centre.