Grace Paterson

Obituary of Grace Ivadel Paterson

Passed away peacefully and with dignity at the Margaret Bahen Hospice on Saturday, January 16, 2021 in her 98th year.  Predeceased by her husband Nelson (1988) and siblings Jack (1989), Bessie (1992), Charlie (1996), James (1997), Mary (2017) and Ruth (2020). Big sister to Ralph Harkies of Orangeville, ON.  Cherished and loving mother of Bonnie (George Alexander) of Queensville, ON and Craig Paterson (Kim) of Victoria, BC.  Loving grandmother to Cheritee Alexander of Newmarket, ON; Nicole Alexander (Julian Smerdon) of Ajax, ON; Andrew Paterson (Kelsey) of Vancouver, BC and Brenna (David Gardner) of Houston, TX, USA. Beloved great grandmother (G.G.) to Amelia, Loghan, and Coulter Smerdon of Ajax, ON; Ronan and Katharine Alexander of Newmarket, ON; Hamish and Campbell Gardner of Houston, TX, USA and Frances Paterson-Snape of Vancouver, BC. Due to the pandemic, a private family service will be held.  A Celebration of Life to be arranged later in the year.  If you wish to make a donation in memory of Grace, please consider Ravenshoe United Church or Southlake Regional Health Centre Foundation  The family wishes to thank the staff at Margaret Bahen Hospice for their kind and thoughtful care of our precious Mom. Sign an online book of condolences at

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