YELLAND, Jacqueline…..

Peacefully at the Dearness Home, London on Monday, December 10, 2012, Jacqueline “Jacquie” (Vanderveken) Yelland in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late George Yelland (2007). Loving mother of Susan Kaye and her husband Jeff. Cherished grandma of Benjamin Kalikoff and Rachael Kaye. Dear sister-in-law Joyce Younger and her husband Aubrey. Also missed by many nieces, nephews and their families in England. Special friends Mike and Nansi Cox and Lesley Yeomans. Predeceased by her son Peter (1972), her sister Ginette (Ray), her brothers Fernie (Joan), Rene (Gwen), brother-in-law Eric (Joyce, Florrie). Jacquie was proud to serve in Auxiliary Territorial Service in Britain during WWII. She was a gentle person and loved the company of others. She was always caring and helpful throughout her life. The family would like to thank the staff of Dearness Home, especially Poplar Green 3 East, for the love, care and compassion they have shown. Cremation has taken place. Friends will be received by the family from 3-7pm on Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at the A. Millard George Funeral Home, 60 Ridout Street South, London. The celebration of Jacquie’s life will be conducted at St. Michael and All Angels Anglican Church, 397 Springbank Drive, London, on Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 11am, with The Venerable K. Sam Thomas officiating. Interment in Woodland Cemetery, London. As an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to Alzheimer Outreach Services of McCormick Home Foundation, 2022 Kains Road, London ON N6K 0A8 or Orchestra London, 609 Wellington Street, London, ON N6A 3R6. Online condolences, memories and photographs shared at

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