Nina May, a remarkable woman, passed away peacefully on August 17, 2023, at the age of 96, due to natural causes, at Woods Park Care Centre in Barrie. Born on April 30, 1927, her life journey was marked by countless cherished memories and significant historical events that shaped the world during her lifetime.
Nina was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Al, whose memory she carried with her throughout her life. She was a devoted mother to her children, Cathie (Wayne) and Jeff (Sean), both of whom brought immense joy to her heart. Her legacy continued through her grandchildren, Jennifer (Randy), Chris (Alex) and Laura, and her great-granddaughter, Evie, who will always remember her warmth, wisdom, and love. Cherished big sister of Joan and Helen, deeply missed by both and forever in their hearts.
As Nina entered the world in 1927, the year was adorned with historical milestones that would resonate through the ages. Charles Lindbergh's historic solo flight across the Atlantic Ocean captured the world's imagination, and the era witnessed the emergence of the first "talking" motion picture, revolutionizing entertainment. The Roaring Twenties were a time of innovation and social change, and Nina's presence in this world exemplified the resilience and spirit of her generation.
Though Nina May's physical presence may have left us, her impact and memory will forever be etched in the hearts of those who were fortunate to know and love her. As we reflect on her life, let us also remember the extraordinary times she lived through and the indelible mark she left on her family and the world around her.
We were grateful to have shared our beloved mother with the compassionate staff at Woods Park Care Centre. Their dedicated care and unwavering support meant the world to us and brought comfort to her final days. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to the care staff for their kindness, patience, and the genuine affection
Rest in peace, Nina May. Your spirit lives on in the stories we share and the love you spread throughout your remarkable life.