Ethel (Tillie) Lightfoot

Born December 6th, 1926.

Died June 29th, 2012 at the age of 85.

Ethel Lightfoot passed away on Friday, June 29th at the Moog Hospice in Penticton surrounded by family. Ethel was determined to live and enjoy life as long as she could, but eventually succumbed to cancer.

Ethel was born in Brandon, Manitoba to Adam and Tillie Samchuk. Her parents and six brothers and sisters, John, Fred, Bill, Pauline, Mary and Nell, predeceased her.

Ethel worked at the Brandon Sun in the mailroom for many years until retirement. She relocated to Summerland, BC with her husband Clarence (Ted) where she enjoyed the beauty of nature and travelling.

Ethel is survived by her husband Clarence Lightfoot, daughter April Reese (Ed) in Calgary, son James Lightfoot (Cat), and granddaughter Genevieve in Saltspring Island, BC. She will always be missed and lovingly remembered.

Cremation was in care of Summerland Funeral Home and all other arrangments are with Brockie Donovan Funeral Home of Brandon, Manitoba.

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