Peacefully in her sleep, Olive Hutchinson (nee Derby) on her Derbydale Farm, entered Heaven’s gates, and met her Lord and Saviour on Fri., Jan. 15, 2016.
Olive was born on Maple Ridge Road in Winchester to the late Harvey and Verna Derby. She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Allan, and her three biological children; Mark (Emily), Martha (Roger) Patterson, and Blair (Karen), as well as her chosen daughter, Vicki (Jerry) Loewen. She will be fondly remembered by her nine grandchildren: Elizabeth, Melissa, Rebecca, Willowna, Mallory, Jared, Austin, Esther, and Emmalyn. Olive is the dear twin sister of Alice Weaver.
The family sincerely thanks the staff at Winchester District Memorial Hospital, Para Med, and Saint Elizabeth. Special gratitude to Dr. Mary Naciuk for her compassion and outstanding care.
The family received friends at Winchester Wesleyan Church, 537 Main St.on Tues., Jan. 19 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. The funeral service will be held at the church today (Wed., Jan. 20) at 11 am, followed by interment at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville.
By Olive’s request, donations may be made to Winchester District Memorial Hospital at www.wdmh.on.ca or Winchester Wesleyan Church.
Condolences, tributes or donations can made online at Hulse, Playfair and McGarry (www.hpmcgarry.ca) or by calling 613-774-1117.