TOEWS, Lillian Jean (Huntley) Toews - It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our beloved mother Lillian Jean Toews (nee Huntley) at Bradgate Arms Retirement Residence in Toronto on Monday, September 10, 2018 at the age of 91.
Cherished daughter of the late Bernard and Frances Huntley of Sutton, Ontario.
Beloved wife of the late Henry Bernard Toews.
Loving mother of Frances and Henry (Margaret), and sister of Nancy.
Predeceased by her sister Mary and brother Jamie.
After graduating as a medical doctor from Queen’s University, Jean pursued a fulfilling career in radiology, bestowing a chair in medical science at Queen’s University for deserving students.
Her many interests included the arts, and an undying love of nature. Her charity work includes the knitting guild; a staunch supporter of Timothy Eaton Memorial Church. Jean will be remembered, among other things, for her amusing and educational stories on various scientific themes.
A heartfelt thank you to all friends and family for their undying love and unwavering support.
Visitation at the Morley Bedford Funeral Home, Toronto on Tuesday, September 18th from 2-4 and 5-8 p.m. A private family interment. One week later, friends and family are welcome to join for a Memorial Service In the East Chapel of Timothy Eaton Memorial Church, 230 St. Clair Ave. W. on Wednesday, September 26th at 11:00 a.m.
Contributions to the Canadian Cancer Society, Sunnybrook Hospital and TEMC Foundation would be appreciated.