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Marna Tollar

TOLLAR, Marna - Passed away unexpectedly at the Hamilton General Hospital on Thursday, January 11, 2018 in her 83rd year. Beloved wife of the late Jack Tollar for over 61 years. Loving mother of Jacklyn (Bob) Tollar-Hunks. Devoted "Nana" to her 7 grandchildren Noah, Caleb, Jonah, Hannah, Elijah, Levi, and Isaiah. Marna had a cherished relationship with her daughter and a special bond with each of her much loved grandchildren. She is survived by her sisters Olive (Graham) Pluck, Lorna (Ross) Goyit, and Donna (Brian) Dobrowolski, and her brother Russell (Linda) Stewart. Predeceased by her parents Russell and Eileen (nee Laughlin) Stewart, and her sister Mary Lahosky. She will also be fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and friends. She was a long time retired employee of the Brantford General Hospital, and long time active member of St. James Anglican Church, where she taught Sunday School for over 30 years. Her family would like to include a special thank you to Donna and Brian for their love and support throughout the last few months. Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of Marna's life will be held at the BECKETT-GLAVES FAMILY FUNERAL CENTRE , 88 Brant Ave. on Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. Donations to the McMaster Children's Hospital would be appreciated. Online condolences, donations, and service details will be available at A tree will be planted in memory of Marna in the Beckett-Glaves Memorial Forest.13243248
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sorry for your loss
Posted by Maria Birkett (Urban) (neighbour during childhood) On Wednesday, January 17, 2018
So sorry to hear about your Mom Jacklyn. My deepest sympathy to you and your family. I'll always remember your Mom as cheerful and a smile on her face!
Posted by Diane and Shawn (Hockey friend) On Monday, January 15, 2018
Very sorry to hear of your loss Jacklyn and Bob. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Sorry for your families loss.
Posted by Sheila Perrault (Friend to Daughter Jacklyn) On Sunday, January 14, 2018
I just wanted to say I’m so sorry for your families loss. It’s never easy to lose someone you love. You mother is now reunited with your father and watching down over you and your family. I hope this gives you a bit of peace to your heart knowing they are together again.


Posted by Brian St. Amand (Friend) On Saturday, January 13, 2018
Our thoughts are with you over the loss of your sister and a long time friend of our family.
Sorry for your loss of a mom and nana
Posted by Jane ( MacKinnon) Broomfield (Teacher at GrandWoodlands) On Saturday, January 13, 2018
Your mom and dad were such great parents raising you Jacklyn and I loved having Marina as a parent helper was a blessing. What joy and fun she must have had with seven grandkids. Treasure the moments you shared together.

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