St. Thomas, ON ( Change City )

OBITUARIES

Search Obituaries

Joan Peters (Czerewko)

PETERS (Czerewko), Joan - It is with profound sadness, that we announce the passing of our dear mother, sister and Baba, Joan Emily Peters on Tuesday, February 5, 2019 at the St Thomas Elgin General Hospital with her family by her side. Joan was born on October 7, 1936 in Winnipeg, MB to Michal and Pauline (nee Petryshen) Czerewko and then moved to Toronto. She is predeceased by her husband of 31 years, Percy Peters (1990). She is survived by her devoted and loyal children, Stephen (Karen McDade), Janet (Terry Thrasher) and Joseph and by her grandchildren, Olivia and Nicholas and their mother, Irene Makeeff. She was adored by her brother Michael Czerewko (Brenda Mahaffy). She is also survived by her sister-in-law Mary Ann Newediuk (John) and their children, Michael (Kim) and John John (Harriet) and their families. After raising her children, Joan began her second career working for the Elgin County Board of Education. She loved reading to feed her natural curiosity of the world, as well as gardening, attending the theatre, non-cooking, traveling, socializing, and enjoying her own company. Resting at WILLIAMS FUNERAL HOME , 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas for visitation on Friday, February 8th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Prayers will be recited at the funeral home on Friday at 1:45 p.m. Mass of the Christian Burial will be celebrated at Holy Angelsí Church on Saturday, February 9th at 10:00 a.m. Interment to follow in Holy Angelsí Cemetery. In lieu of flowers remembrances may be made to the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital Foundation (Heart and Stroke Unit) or the Food Bank, St. Thomas-Elgin. Safe Trip 13325004
Share |
Memory Candles
Post a Message and Light a Candle.
Deepest Sympathy
Posted by Kevin Baum (Neighbour and Freind) On Monday, February 11, 2019
Steven, Janet and Joey, so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mother, Joan. I have great childhood memories of our families on Tecumseh Street. My deepest Condolences. Kevin Baum
With deepest sympathy
Posted by Shantora family (friends) On Sunday, February 10, 2019
We are truly sorry to hear of the loss of your mother, Joan. Please accept our condolences.
Deepest Sympathy
Posted by Joan Howe (Former neighbour and friend) On Saturday, February 9, 2019
Steve, Janet, and Joe, I am so sorry to hear of your mother's passing. She was a great lady, always engaged and engaging. She had a zest for life and a boundless curiosity which kept her young at heart. Her elegant presence will be missed in many, many circles. My deepest sympathies in your loss.
Sympathy on the loss of your mom
Posted by Anna Rae Green (School Friend of her children) On Saturday, February 9, 2019
Steve, Janet and Joey:

So sorry to hear about the loss of your mom. Anna Rae

Loss of a friend Joan Peters
Posted by carol Chute (old neighbour and friend) On Friday, February 8, 2019
I will miss her as she kept us up-todate on things happening around town. She was a good neighbour and friend and I'm sorry for your loss. I will be thinking of all of you at this sad time. She wouldn't have wanted to be anywhere but her house so she got her wish as far as that's concerned. Thinking of past times for sure. Carol

Gallery (1)