URBAN: Ellen (Taylor) of Valleyview Home, St. Thomas
Urban, Ellen (Taylor) of Valleyview Home, St. Thomas, passed away on Tuesday, February 26th, 2013, at her late residence. Beloved wife of the late Raymond William Urban (2001) and dearly loved mother of Michael and his wife Janice Urban of St. Thomas. Much loved grandmother of Jillian and her fiancé Nathan Keller and Jackie Urban. Predeceased by a sister Margaret Exley. Ellen was born in County Durham, England, the daughter of the late Robert and Amelia (Chapman) Taylor. Ellen came to Canada from England in 1947 and lived in Toronto for a short time before moving to Barrie. While living in Barrie she was secretary to the Commanding Officer of Camp Borden. She moved to St. Thomas in 1955 and worked for the Motor Vehicle License Bureau until retiring in 1976.
A private family service was held on Thursday afternoon from Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas. Cremation followed. Remembrances may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke Foundation.