Elsiemae Canning, age 86, of Stratford, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, September 2, 2020 at Hillside Manor (Stratford). Born in Stratford, daughter of the late Clarence and Elsie (Hope) Flood. Predeceased by her husband Fred Canning, whom she married in Stratford, September 22, 1956 and he predeceased her on June 15, 2010. Proud and loving mother of her two sons Steve Canning, Rob Canning (Marion) and her grandchildren Justin and Katelyn Canning. Elsiemae will be remembered by her sister-in-law Catherine Flood and her many nieces, nephews and cousins. Elsiemae was a lifelong member of St. Paul’s Anglican Church, active in the church choir and chancel guild, she also was a volunteer with Stratford House of Blessing.  The family would like to sincerely thank the wonderful staff at Hillside Manor for the care and compassion given to their mother, it is was much appreciated. Besides her parents, and her husband Elsiemae was predeceased by her brothers Frank, Albert (Alice), Harold (Martha) and George.  A private family funeral service will take place on Thursday, September 10, 2020 at the W. G. Young Funeral Home, 430 Huron Street, Stratford. In lieu of flowers and as expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the St. Paul’s Anglican Church (Stratford), Stratford House of Blessing, Heart and Stroke or the charity of your choice through the funeral home. 519.271.7411. www.wgyoungfuneralhome.com


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