September 3, 1941 – June 13, 2016
Oldham, Frances – Peacefully and at home, Frances Janet Richardson Oldham passed away at 6:30am on Monday, June 13th. It was just past her one year anniversary battling Glioblastoma, a form of brain cancer. Frances was the loving wife of Edward H. Oldham, beloved mother to Kym, Scott, Heather (Doug) Spence and Charlene, cherished Gramma to Greg, Tyler and Jacob. Treasured sister to Bill, Don and Lois, Peter Sturm, Jean Nauta and special sister in law to Noreen Richardson, Frances was pre deceased by much loved sister Laurie Sturm, Jelle Nauta, Ruth and Ritchie Swan. Beloved daughter of the late Lila and Murray Richardson and Margaret and Ewart Oldham. Much loved aunt to many nieces and nephews. Frances was an influential family studies teacher (HWDSB), an active member in Rockton Agricultural Society, committed to her faith, elder at West Flamborough Presbyterian Church, and dedicated volunteer in the community throughout her lifetime. Visitation at Turner Family Funeral Home , 53 Main St Dundas on Thursday, June 16 from 2:00-4:00 p.m. and 7:00-9:00 p.m. Celebration of Life Service to be held at West Flamborough Presbyterian Church (262 Middletown Rd, Flamborough) on Saturday, June 18th at 11:00am. Memorial and interment service at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church. (115 St Andrew’s Rd, Scarborough) on Sunday ,June 19th at 1:00pm .Donations can be made to Mark Preece House or Camp Trillium in Memory of Frances .
She was an inspiration to all who knew her.