October 30, 1928 – October 17, 2014
Creen, Velma Bernice (nee Shortridge) – October 30, 1928 – October 17, 2014. It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Velma in her 86th year. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth. She will be sadly missed by her children Diane (Jim), Wally (Susan), Nancy (Charles), Patrick (Lynda). Most cherished grandmother of Paul, Krista, Kenny, Brent (Shawna), Bryan (Noelle), Terry and Tyler. Also beloved great grandmother of Deacon, Madden and Madelyn. She is also survived by her brother Gordon (Deanna), sister Karen (Ted) and brother Ken (Janet). She was also an aunt and great aunt to many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her mother, father, 6 sisters and 1 brother. Cremation has taken place. Family and friends are invited to call at Cattel, Eaton & Chambers Funeral Home, 53 Main St., Dundas on Wednesday, October 22nd from 2-4 & 7-9. A funeral service will be held at Cattel, Eaton & Chambers Funeral Home on Thursday, October 23rd at 2 p.m., followed by interment at Grove Cemetery. Reception to follow at The Cattel Centre. The family would like to give many thanks to the staff at Juravinski Hospital, Ward C 3rd floor Oncology for all the wonderful care that was given to Mom. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the charity of your choice.
John and Donna wish to give our thoughts and prayers to the family, especially to my good friend Nancy and her husband Charles.
Diane, Walter, Nancy and Pat, Rita and I wish to express our sympathy to you and your families. We will always remember Aunt Velma.
Diane, Wally, Nancy & Pat, Omer & I want to extend our sympathy to all of you and your families on Aunt Velma’s death. She will be missed by all. I enjoyed my phone conversations with her over the last few years. Will never forget her good hearty laugh. Love & Hugs.
Nancy, Walter and Family: Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We were very lucky to have Aunt Velma. Her sense of humour and kindness will be remembered. Oskee Wee Wee
Nancy & Charlie, my sincere condolences on your loss. Nancy, take comfort in the fact that your Mom & Dad are reunited. My thoughts & prayers are with you.
Always loved and forever remembered. Nancy, thanks for sharing! Love to all. Bernie and Jackie
So sorry for your loss. Love Jake
2014 has been a challenging year for you ,Sue & Wally.
Gary & I would like to extend our deepest sympathies to your family & friends.
We wish you comfort and peace knowing that your loved one is at rest in peaceful slumber ,and has been joined with all who have gone before her.
Wally, Sue and family, we would like to extend our condolences on the loss of your mother/mother-in law and grandmother, you are in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time
Nancy, I wish to say that I’m deeply affected by this. I wish you strentght to go through this painfull event.
Your ex-collegue and friend, Ronald
Nancy and Charlie, My heart is with you and your family at this sad time. My deepest condolences.
Nancy……Bruce and I send you and your family our deepest condolences at this sad time. Take your strength from her precious memories.
Brent, my sincere condolences to you and all the families on your loss. May your happy memories of Mrs. Creen sustain you at this sad time.
Nancy – so sorry for your loss- Velma was a wonderful woman and always made me smile. Her laugh will be missed. Our thoughts are with you and the family – hugs to all. Wish we would be there today to give you and cousin Mark a hug in person but know we are there in thought Love Deb and Mike, Kenzie and Tegan xo
My sincere Condolences to Nancy and Charlie for the loss of Velma. I had the great opportunity to have known her for the past 18 years and will always remember her kindness and lovely personality.
A warm hug,