Florence Lillian (Jacklin) Delion of Listowel after a fearless battle with cancer passed away at Listowel Memorial Hospital at the age of 74.
Florence is survived by her husband Gordon of 56 years, her children; Bob (Alice) of Salt Spring Island, BC, Kim (Ross) of Lantzville, BC, Barry of New Westminster, BC, Randy (Beverly) of Calgary, Alberta, Beth of Kitchener and Mike (Kevin) of Kitchener. She is also survived by her brothers Harry (Mary Ellen) Jacklin of Newry, Bill (Betty) Jackiln of Huron Park and her sister Cathy Widmeyer of Waterloo. Florence was a loving Grandma to Sarah (Ryan), Austin, Emily, Gavin, Curtis and Natalie and a Special Aunt of many nieces and nephews. Mom held a place in her heart for Ilona and her family, and of course, Trudy who shall miss her most. Florence was predeceased by her parents, Harold and Marie Jacklin, her brother Edward, and by her in laws, Harry and Elizabeth Delion, her brother in law Harry Delion and her sister in law Marg Dixon (Jack).
Cremation has taken place. At Florence's request there will be no funeral home visitation. Friends may call from 1 to 4 PM on Saturday, April 24 to Celebrate the Life of Florence at the Trowbridge United Church Hall where a words of remembrance will be spoken beginning at 1:30 PM.
As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the North Perth Community Hospice or the Relay for Life would be appreciated by the family.