After a courageous battle with cancer, passed away peacefully at Brampton Civic Hospital on Saturday, May 16, 2009, Aileen Ramsay in her 92nd year, beloved wife of the late Haig Beatty, Bolton. Loving mother of Bryan and Anna Beatty, Carol Ferrari and Dennis Goodridge. Cherished grandmother of Christine, Jaymes, Michael and Lauren. Dear sister of Walter (deceased) and Mary (deceased) Ramsay, Norman (deceased) and Josephine (deceased) Ramsay, Doris (deceased) and Murray Gardiner, Edward (deceased) Ramsay, Bill (deceased) and Shirley Ramsay, Ken and Marie Ramsay, Donny (deceased) and Sally Ramsay. Dear sister-in-law of Elsie Beatty. Sadly missed by lifelong dear friends Herb and Nell Barber. The family will receive their friends at the Egan Funeral Home, 203 Queen Street S. (Hwy. 50), Bolton (905-857-2213) Tuesday evening 7-9 and Wednesday evening 7-9 o’clock. Memorial service will be held in the chapel on Thursday morning, May 21 at 11 o’clock. Following a reception at the funeral home, inurnment will be at Park Lawn Cemetery, Toronto. Special appreciation for the care given by Caledon Community Access Team, Caledon West Team; Victorian Order of Nurses; Dr. B. Cummings and the Oncology Team at Princess Margaret Hospital. If desired, memorial donations may be made to Oncology Clinic, 4th Floor, Princess Margaret Hospital, 610 University Avenue, Toronto M5G 2M9. Condolences for the family may be offered at www.eganfuneralhome.com
Count your garden by the flowers
Never by the leaves that fall;
Count your days by golden hours
Don’t remember clouds at all.
Count the nights by stars, not shadows,
Count your life by smiles, not tears,
And with joy on every birthday
Count your age by friends, not years.
-Laura Mae Utley Gibson