A lifetime resident of the Iroquois area, Ina Claxton passed away at the Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Friday, September 14, 2012. She was 90.
Ina was born in Iroquois on December 2, 1921, to her parents William and Edith Roberts (nee Dobbie). She married Albert G. Claxton on September 27, 1947. Albert passed away on September 14, 1995.
Ina is survived by her children Albert Jr. (Madeline) of R.R.# 1 Morrisburg, Allen (Dianne) of Morrisburg, Sharon Marion of Marionville, Bruce of R.R.# 1 Iroquois and Linda (Ian) Adams of Trenton.
She will be fondly remembered by 10 grandchildren, ninegreat-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She was predeceased by her husband Albert, by her sisters Winnie Dunlevy, Jessie Goudreau, Mary Roberts, and by her brothers Dan, Charlie, Ted, Percy, Joe, Leonard and William Roberts.
She is also survived by nieces and nephews.
Friends called at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home, Iroquois, on Sunday from 7-9 p.m. and Monday from 10 a.m. until time of service.
Funeral service was held at the funeral home on Monday, September 17th at 11 a.m., with Rev. Geoff Howard officiating.
Interment followed at Iroquois Point Cemetery.
Pallbearers were grandsons Brent Claxton, Keith Claxton, Steven Claxton, Derek Claxton, Matthew Adams and Jacob Adams.
Honorary pallbearers were granddaughters Stacey Gore, Jennifer Marion and Kate Adams.
Donations to Winchester District Memorial Hospital or C.H.E.O. would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
Online condolences may be made at marsdenmclaughlin.com.