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Attje “Atty” Compton

COMPTON, Attje “Atty” - Heaven has a new angel today. It is with profound sadness, that Gordon Compton, his daughters, Linda, Sandi & Debbie, their husbands, Gord, Paul and Jeff, their 15 grandchildren and 34 great-grandchildren announce the passing of the family rock, Atty Compton (née Bouma) peacefully Thursday, January 11th, 2018 at Chelsey Park. She was met in heaven by her loving daughter, Carla. Survived by a large loving family here and in Holland. Theirs was a true love story, together until the end, they met in Holland in 1944. Gord, a Canadian soldier, Atty, a survivor of WWII. They fell in love over a movie and a shared stick of gum. They led a life full of family, travel and time at Paul Bunyan camp in Bayfield. Their fondest memories always involve their grand and great-grandchildren, trips to Niagara Falls, Cedar Point, Florida and back to Holland. They spent their entire married life as residents in London, with summers in Bayfield and many trips to wherever their family led them. Home was always where family was. A memorial service to celebrate Atty’s life will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. at WESTVIEW FUNERAL CHAPEL , 709 Wonderland Rd N. London on Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 with visitation from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Many thanks to the entire staff at Chelsey Park, especially the 3rd floor staff. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the Alzheimer’s Society. For information and online condolences, please visit www.westviewfuneralchapel.com13243326
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Posted by Danielle (Hairstylist) On Monday, January 15, 2018
So sorry to hear of Atty's passing. I will remember hearing her talk of Gord as well as there time at the cottage.

Posted by Harry and Emma van Kessel (Friends) On Saturday, January 13, 2018
Our deepest condolence for a dear friend Atty, we had lots off good times

Together a trip to Las Vegas and Bayfield.We will miss you ,your in our hearts.

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