Mena Shelley Lynn BROWN (nee Thorpe)

Mena Shelley Lynn Brown (nee Thorpe) Mena passed peacefully at the Carpenter Hospice (Burlington, Ontario) on Saturday, March 24th at age 46 after a courageous battle with lung cancer. Mena, beloved wife and best friend of Dave, inspirational mother of Jaffree, Jensen and Jerica, loving daughter of Sheldon and the late Bernice and caring sister of Rick (Yasmin), Thomas (Barb), Robert (Colleen) and Dennis (Anita). Mena was a great role model to her nieces and nephews and will be deeply missed. Mena’s fiery spirit and her zest for life will be dearly missed by her family and many friends. Cremation has taken place. A service of celebration will be held on Thursday, March 29th at Bay Gardens Funeral and Memorial Centre, 1010 Botanical Drive, Burlington, Ontario. In lieu of fl owers, memorial tributes may be made to Carpenter Hospice of Burlington. Our sincere thanks to the nurses, all caregivers and the support staff at the Carpenter Hospice who provided Mena with the care and dignity she so deserved.