Catherine Anne Liddle (née Burrows), of Kincardine, died at Brucelea Haven, Walkerton, peacefully in her sleep surrounded by her family, Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in her 85th year.
Loving wife of Norman Liddle.
Dear mother of Rob (Sandra), Stephen (Mollie), Paul (Rhonda), Mark, and Geoffrey, all of Kincardine.
Remembered by grandchildren, Warren, Hannah (Brent), Jessica, James (Taylor), Bradley, Kiley (Jeremy), Josh (Miranda), Jason (Jackie), Danyelle (Dave), Jordan (Julia), and great-grandchildren, Beau, Jake, Cayden, Keenan, Myla, Aaliyah and McKenna.
Missed by siblings, Lea (Bob) Ashton of Port Elgin, Sharron (Dave) Chappel of Port Elgin, Ron (Barb) Burrows of Kincardine; and sisters-in-law, Millie Burrows of Elmira, Irene Fobert of Bobcaygeon, and Carol Burrows of Kincardine.
Also missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
Born the fifth of 11 children to Frank and Elfleda Burrows (née McPhail) in Kincardine, March 15, 1933, Catherine was a devoted mother, avid gardener and crafts maker. She championed her family in all endeavors and was a long-time member of the Anglican Church of the Messiah, Kincardine, and the Bruce Chapter of the Eastern Star.
She endured a difficult illness in her final years and, with her family, appreciated the magnificent care, dedication and teamwork of the staff at Brucelea Haven in Walkerton.
Catherine was predeceased by her parents; brothers, John, Bruce, Bill, Bob, Wayne, Clair, and Donald; and daughter-in-law, Sue Liddle.
Visitation will take place at the Anglican Church of the Messiah, Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, from 11 a.m. until 12 p.m. The funeral will follow at 12 p.m., with Rev. Rob Hiscox officiating. Gathering afterwards in the Parish Hall.
Memorial donations to the Kincardine and Community Health Care Foundation or the Anglican Church of the Messiah (Building Fund) or a charity of your choice, would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.