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Willa Byers

Willa Byers

Thursday, August 26th, 1926 Thursday, May 30th, 2019

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Obituary

Obituary for Willa D. Byers (Burton)

Byers, Willa (nee Burton)
Entered peacefully into the presence of her Lord and Saviour on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at the age of 92. Beloved wife of Edwin Byers (1986). Dearest mother of Glen (Sylvia), Carolyn Anderson (David), Donald (Nancy) and Kathryn Jancic (2015) (Bill). Cherished grandmother of Sean, Matthew, Craig, Stephanie, Stuart, Samantha, Tara, Brittany, Katlyn, Ryan and their families including 10 great-grandchildren. Remembered by her sister Gloria Bissell and her brother Robert Burton (Elaine). Predeceased by her brothers Gus and Lloyd and her sister Margaret Paddle. Willa will be greatly missed by other relatives and many friends. Visitation will be held at the Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre, 21 First St., Orangeville on Monday, June 3, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Chapel on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. with visitation beginning at 10:00 a.m. Interment - Beechwood Cemetery, Concord. Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society or the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family.

A tree will be planted in memory of Willa in the Dods & McNair Memorial Forest at the Island Lake Conservation Area, Orangeville. The annual dedication service will be held on Sunday, September 8, 2019 at 2:30 p.m. Condolences may be offered to the family at www.dodsandmcnair.com

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  • Visitation

    Monday, June 3rd, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
    Monday, June 3rd, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 | 11:00am
    Dods & McNair Funeral Home, Chapel & Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
    Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
    11:00am
  • Interment

    Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    Beechwood Cemetery
    7241 Jane St.
    Concord, Ontario
    Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
    3:00pm
  • Reception

    Tuesday, June 4th, 2019 | 12:00pm - 1:30pm
    Dods & McNair Reception Centre
    21 First Street
    Orangeville, On
    Tuesday, June 4th, 2019
    12:00pm - 1:30pm

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With loving memories of a dear, sweet Aunt and sister-in-law, who is now forever safe in the arms of Jesus. May this give you all peace and comfort.
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To the Byers Family: We are saddened to hear of Mrs. Byers' passing. We have many fond memories of her. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
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