Mary Isabelle (nee Bennett) Humphries
Mary Isabelle (nee Bennett) Humphries of Brussels, formerly of Walton, passed away peacefully with her cherished family by her side at Clinton Public Hospital on Wednesday, September 23, 2015. She was in her 98th year.
Mary was the loving mother of Wenda Humphries (the late Robert Leatham), Elmwood; Kim Kruse (George), Bayfield and mother-in-law of Nora Humphries, London. Grandma will be remembered by her treasured grandchildren, Kathy Ryan (Mike), Jim Humphries (Kim), Chris Humphries (Sara), Shaune Stroop (Jenn Mayville), Paul Stroop, Andrew Kruse and Bryce Kruse. She will also be dearly missed by her great-grandchildren, Shane, Holly and Mitchell Ryan, Allie and Brett Humphries and Jarrett, Chayse and Pyper Humphries. Mary is also survived by her sister-in-law Marjory Humphries, many nieces, nephews and countless friends and neighbours she has accumulated over the years. Mary was predeceased by her beloved husband Stewart Humphries (1983), her cherished son Robert Humphries (2012), brother Jack Bennett (2012) and her parents William and Jean Bennett.
Visitation was held at Duff’s United Church in Walton, on Saturday, Sept. 26 until the time of Mary’s funeral service to celebrate her life. Rev. Nick Vandermey officiated. Interment took place at Brussels Cemetery and a reception followed in the Duff’s United Church Hall.
Memorial donations to the Clinton Public Hospital Foundation or the charity of one’s choice are appreciated and can still be made through McGlynn Family Funeral Home, Seaforth or online at www.mcglynnfamilyfuneral home.com