Hill, Miriam “Ethna” (nee Halbert)
March 22, 1930 – March 10, 2019
Ethna Hill of Shelburne passed away on Sunday, March 10, 2019 in her 89th year. Beloved wife of 65 years to Nelson. Loving mother of Janice (Darryl) Lennox, Steven (Lorrie) and Bruce. Cherished by her grandchildren Aaron (Jenna), Elizabeth (R.J.) and Aidan. Also to be treasured by great-grandson Jeremy. Survived by her brother Hillis (Korleen) Halbert and sister Joyce (John) Nickerson. Predeceased by her brother Fred (Almeda) Halbert.
Ethna had a passion for her community; she volunteered many years with the Shelburne Hospital auxiliary and the tuck shop at Dufferin Oaks and supplied background support to the many Fiddle Day Weekends.
A special thank you to the March of Dimes and the nursing care of Headwaters Health Care Centre for their compassionate support during this difficult time.
Friends and family will be received at the Jack & Thompson Funeral Home on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. and on Thursday from 1-1:45 p.m. Funeral service in the funeral home chapel on Thursday, March 14, 2019 at 2:00 p.m. Spring interment at Markdale Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the March of Dimes or the charity of your choice.