- 78 years old
- Date of birth: Feb 18, 1934
- Place of birth:
- Date of passing: Nov 6, 2012
- Place of passing:
|Let the memory of Catherine Francis be with us forever|
This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Catherine Francis Goldman, 78, born on February 18, 1934 and passed away on November 6, 2012. We will remember her forever.
If anyone was interested in donations, please give to your local kidney and or diabetes society. Thank you.
"Lots of happy memories have come to mind this year, of you in Toronto and crossing the Thousand Island Bridge. Meeting Keira was wonderful, she's a lovely granddaughter Fanny xxxxx"
"Fanny, it is hard to believe that it has been four years...thinking of you and of many fond memories."
"Al keeps your memory alive with pictures, candles ,stories and graveside visits.Sweet dreams Fanny -Ken and Sandra"
"Thinking of you, Fanny, on your birthday. Remembering so many of the good times we shared."
"Fanny -how will Al handle being a grandfather?He can barely handle the cats!Sadly this darling baby girl will miss not having you for a grandmother. Sweet dreams.Ken and Sandra"
Three years have gone by but the lovely memories we have of our holidays and family gatherings will always be cherished.
Love, Rose & Gerry"
"I wish you were still with us, Fanny. Now that we have a son, it would have been nice for you to have met him. Thinking of you. Love, Tricie and Ron"
"I miss you and mum Fanny. All the time that passes makes me realise how even more special you both were than I knew at the time xxx"
"Fanny I'm sure the cats miss you! Al does his best but he lacks that special touch you had. He does speak harshly to them at times.Sweet dreams. Ken"
"WHEN LIZ AND I VISITED AL AND FANNY IT WAS ALWAYS A TREAT TO SEE HER SURROUNDED WITH BOOKS-I MEAN PILES!ALSO AT THIS TIME OF THE YEAR SHE WOULD BE GETTING HER EXTENSIVE CHRISTMAS CARD LIST READY.FANNY ADORED THE CHRISTMAS SEASON."
"Fanny, we wish you were here to celebrate your milestone 80th birthday. Sadly this was not to be. Our consolation is to recall happy memories of the good times we shared with you, Al and Michael.
Rose & Gerry"
"Thinking of you on your birthday, Fanny. I remember spending many special occasions together over the years."
"Always a caring hostess when you arrived and when you left.I miss that wave from the upper window.Happy birthday Fanny.Ken"
"Miss you Fanny and mum all the time and realise more every day how special you both were to me and each other xxx"
"Mom, you will always be in our thoughts. After a year it seems like no time has passed. You were so very special.
Mike & Al"
"Fanny was a great travel facilitator for me.Over the years I had the great pleasure of enjoying the fine hospitality of her sisters in both England and Jordan!She enriched my life at home and abroad.Sweet dreams Fanny."
"Fanny was such a generous soul-My mother lived alone in Goderich after my father died.Fanny called her every Sunday night for years! What a friend to have.Sweet Dreams Fanny"
"Fanny was a loyal & caring Godmother to me for more than 50 yrs even though I live in the UK. She was the midwife who delivered me in a little village in Hertfordshire all those years ago, & she & my mother were friends for life from then on. F never forgot my birthday or stopped caring about me, even after my mother, Hetty, died in 1989. She was dear, kind, big souled.I am truly grateful."
"A kind and gentle soul, our dearest friend for more than 40 years.
Fanny we will miss you.
Rose & Gerry"
"Dear Al and Mike,
Barry and I feel very fortunate to have met Fanny. There could not be a more genuine, warm person. Without her, the world is a sadder place and our thoughts and prayers are with both of you. We hope you find comfort in all your many memories.
Janet and Barry."
"Fan - to me, and to others, you were always warm and kind and gentle. As I was growing up it was inspiring to think that you cared for the world as an elegant feminist with a social conscience :). So thanks Fanny for being you. You are missed. xxxxxxxx love Suze"
"Fanny Thank you for sharing your life with me for over 40 years.Your warm and generous friendship enriched my life."
"I join Fanny's family and friends in mourning a very special and dear person. Ann Tait"
"Fanny, I am glad that in the end you were able to choose when to join Anna, Mike, Tony, Gerry, mum and Kitty, as well as other friends and loved ones. On behalf of mum who couldn't say goodbye herself - she wanted to be with you so much in the months before she died. She missed talking to you every day as her twin and special soulmate.A big hug and all my love always, Ginny xxxxxxxx"
"Fanny, you will be greatly missed...however, there will always be the cherished memories of all the good times that stretch back a very long time; RIP
Love, Oliver, Melissa & Madeline"
It was my privilege to have known you and called you my friend for
35 years.You were such a kind, gentle and loving woman.
I will miss you, Sleep peacefully.
"I have many special memories with you as I grew up...you were always so kind and gentle. We will miss you, Fanny.
Tricie (and Ron)"
"Fanny was a very special lady, in every sense of the word. She was sweet and kind, interesting to and interested in the people around her and always ready to listen to problems and offer thoughtful suggestions. Fanny was one of a kind and she will be very missed by me and all her many friends."
"To Al and Family!
Though Al, I only got to know Fanny through the bridge club, I will always remember the respect that she showed me as a person! We had a mutual like for each other and everytime she would come to bridge at our house, we had a bond that was natural. I will miss her and God Bless you and your family!"
"Fanny You were the most beautiful,tolerant and kind person in the world. I and your Sydney Australian friends are all richer for having known You...my life took shape...when I met You almost 50 years ago"
"The most gentle and genteel woman I never knew. A privilege to have known you. You will be sorely missed. The world needs more Francis Goldmans."
"Mom, now more then ever I wish we had spent more time together. You will always be to positive voice in my life. RIP
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