Lorna Marguerite Capling, age 88, a resident of Nithview Senior Home since October 2019, and formerly of River Gardens Retirement Home in Stratford, passed away peacefully at Grand River Hospital, Kitchener on August 13, 2020.
Born in Durham, Ontario, daughter of late Cameron and Lillian Corlett. Predeceased by her husband, William George Capling in 2012.
Loving mother of Barb Admans (Jim) California, Janet Capling Ottawa and Jill Fleming (Bill) New Hamburg.. Grandmother to Alex Stitz (Jimmy) of California and Laura Braafladt (Jake) California, Aaron and Sarah Baird, Ottawa, and Melissa, Camryn and Joshua Fleming New Hamburg. Also survived by sister Peggy Corlett (PEI), sister in law Maxine McFadden and brother-in-law Bob Capling (Diane), Stratford and several nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by son William Cameron Roy Capling (Ottawa), sister Wilma MacKinnon (Colin) Owen Sound and brother-in-law Don McFadden.
The family would like to extend their thanks to River Gardens Retirement Home for taking such wonderful care of Lorna while she resided there for 5 years, as well as Nithview Senior Home for their care of Lorna over the past 9 months, plus the staff on the 6th Floor North, Grand River Hospital for their care of mom during her final days.
Lorna will be remembered by friends and family as a very selfless, loving mother and friend to many over the years. She will be deeply missed by all who knew her.
A graveside service for family and friends will take place at Avondale Cemetery, Stratford on Saturday, September 26, 2020 at 11am. As expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation, or the Alzheimer Society of Canada through the W.G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford. 519-271-7411 www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com
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