BOYD, Sarah Harkness - (September 20, 1929 – October 10, 2018) - Sarah Harkness Boyd, of Milton, previously of Burlington and Belfast, Northern Ireland, passed away on Wednesday, October 10, 2018.
Sarah was the beloved wife of Robert, loving mother of Liz and Bernie. She will be sadly missed by her grandchildren David and Anne and their son Finnegan and Hilary and Jeremy and their son Grady.
Sarah was predeceased by her five brothers; Thomas, Cody, Charlie, Sammy and Sandy and her sister, Lucy.
She will be missed by nieces and nephews Margaret Cummings and Joe Cummings and Paul Rice and Linda Thompson, and their families.
Extended family, in Canada and Northern Ireland, mourn her passing.
Sarah was a longtime member of the choir at Port Nelson United Church and a devoted volunteer at Joseph Brant Memorial Hospital, both in Burlington.
At Sarah’s request, cremation has taken place and there will be no funeral service. Family and friends will be welcomed to a Memorial Reception on Sunday, October 21st from 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. at the Birkdale Residence (Activity Room), 611 Farmstead Drive, Milton, Ontario, L9T 7Y8.
The family thanks the doctors and nurses, of Milton District Hospital, for their compassionate care. Heartfelt thanks to the nursing staff of the Complex Transitional Care and Palliative Care units for their many kindnesses and caring professionalism over the past few weeks.
Memorial donations to Milton District Hospital would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Arrangements entrusted with McKersie Kocher funeral home.