Frances Burchmore
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Obituary of Frances Burchmore

BURCHMORE, Frances (Fishlock)


97 years.  Born December 2, 1920 in Montreal, Quebec and passed away peacefully Saturday, February 10, 2018 with her family by her side at Royal Oak Long Term Care Residence in Kingsville, Ontario.  Beloved wife of the late Homer Burchmore (2001), former General Manager of Smith's of Windsor.  Loving mother of Brian and wife Marilynn Prittie, Toronto; Cindy Nedin and husband Michael, Amherstburg; Bruce Burchmore and wife Mary Wheelton, Sarnia; Elizabeth Chapman and husband Glen, Calgary.  Dearest Grandma of Sarah, Emily, Norah, Nicholas, Alexander, Wesley, Paul, Todd and Jacqueline.  Adoring Great Grandma of Henry, Nathaniel, Charlotte, Jack, Lauren, Andrew, and Lukas.  Predeceased by brothers Fred, Jack, Leonard and sister Dolly Highfield.  Proud Auntie to several nieces and nephews.  Frances was a volunteer driver for the cancer clinic, assisted at blood donor clinics and helped counsel at a pregnancy clinic.  She was most generous, sewing quilts for the elderly and knitting socks for our local homeless.  Frances' family thanks the staff of Royal Oak Long Term Care for the loving and compassionate care she received.  Frances' radiant smile brightened everyone's day.  In following Frances' wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be a private burial in the Spring.  Memorial donations made to the charity of your choice would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631).  Family and friends may share their memories online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca