Constance Douglas, age 79, of Stratford passed away peacefully with her family at her side on December 12, 2015 at the Stratford General Hospital. She was born in Alderwood, Ontario April 12, 1936, daughter of the late Harry and Violet Hamill. Beloved wife of the late Murray Douglas who predeceased her October 6, 2000. Loving mother of Rick Johnson (Janine) and Dan Johnson (Lynette). Grandmother of Scott Johnson (Shannon), Steven Johnson, Krista Aylagas (Fernando) and Keagan Johnson. She will be sadly missed by her great grandchildren Tyler, Tanner, Jaida, Navarra and Vienna and by her constant companion Muffin. Dear sister of Lillian Jones. Also survived by a brother-in-law John Douglas (Joan), a sister-in-law Doreen Douglas and several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents and husband, Connie was predeceased by brothers Jack Hamill (Marie), Edgar Hamill (Kay) and brothers-in-law Wallace Jones and David Douglas. Connie had worked at Canadian Fabricated Products and later at Samsonite until her retirement. She was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, Stratford. Connie volunteered at Avon Public School for many years reading to the children. She took great pride in her flower gardens and could be seen working long hours in her yard. She was an avid cribbage player and always enjoyed watching her grandsons play baseball and hockey. Friends and relatives may call at the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford on Tuesday, December 15, from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday at 1 p.m. Rev. Mark Gedcke will officiate. Interment at Knox Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Mitchell. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Stratford/Perth Humane Society or the Salvation Army through the funeral home. 519.271.7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
Tuesday, December 15, 2015
2-4 p.m. and 7-9 p.m.
Wednesday, December 16, 2015 at 1 p.m.
W.G. Young Funeral Home
W.G. Young Funeral Home Reception Centre
Knox Presbyterian Church Cemetery
Stratford/Perth Humane Society