Grace Effie Erratt
GraceErratt of Winchester died suddenly at Winchester District MemorialHospital on Thurs., July 7, 2016, in her 93rd year.
She was born in Riceville on Sept. 5, 1923 to her parents, Rueben James Scott and Laura Elizabeth Gates.
She worked for Bell Canada in Riceville, and in Ottawa at the E.B.Eddie factory, and for the government. She married Morley Erratton June 28, 1947, and together they operated the family farm at theMelvin settlement, and they were blessed with three children — Lynda,Judy, and Scott.
After Grace and Morley retired from farming, Grace worked at UpperCanada Village as an interpreter until she retired in 1988. She was amember of the Winchester United Church.
Grace is survived by her children, Lynda Lafleche (George) of LongSault, Judy Erratt (Harold Jarrell) of Cumberland, and Scott (Lorilea)of Williamsburg; her sister, Vivian Holmes of Morrisburg; her brother,Keith Scott (Phyllis) of Williamsburg; and her sister-in-law, ElsieHummel of Winchester. She is also survived by many nieces andnephews. Grace will be sadly missed by four grandchildren Brandon(Ashley), Amber, David, and Amanda (Jared Pelletier); twogreat-grandchildren Cassidy and Loric; and her dear friend, CarlDocksteader. She was predeceased by her sisters, Thelma and Ileen, andher brothers George, Ernest, Reuben, Carl, and Clarence Scott. She wasa wonderful mother and friend.
Friends called at the Marsden and McLaughlin Funeral Home inWilliamsburg on Mon., July 11 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeralservice was held at Winchester United Church on Tues., July 12 at 11 amwith Rev. Christine Lowson officiating. Interment at Maple RidgeCemetery in Chesterville followed the service. The pallbearers wereLester Robinson, Tracey Walker, Dennis Fulton, Wray Holmes, BrianErratt, and Larry Scott.
Donations to the Winchester United Church or a charity of the donor’s choice would be gratefully acknowledged by the family.
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Erratt, Grace Effie
Grace Effie Erratt