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Blanche Hawkrigg

Blanche Hawkrigg

December 15, 2018

Blanche Hawkrigg
Blanche Marie Hawkrigg (nee Hamilton), of Mount Forest, passed away at the Louise Marshall Hospital, Mount Forest on Saturday, December 15th, 2018 in her 84th year. Beloved wife of the late Bob Hawkrigg. Loving mother of Scott Hawkrigg and his wife Debbie, Ron Hawkrigg and his wife Nancy, Doug Hawkrigg and his wife Brenda, and Mari-Lea Johnston and her husband Mike. Cherished grandmother of 12 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.  Dear sister of Ron Hamilton and his wife Karen, Iona Bird, Tom Hamilton and his wife Jane, and sister-in-law of Anne Courts and Helen Hawkrigg. Predeceased by brother Larry Hamilton and his wife Claire, brothers-in law Al Bird, John Courts, Bill Hawkrigg and sister-in-law Marjorie Tangredi.  Friends may call at the England Funeral Home, Mount Forest on Tuesday, December 18th from 7 – 9  p.m.  A funeral service celebrating Blanche’s life will be held at Mount Forest United Church, 175 Queen Street East, Mount Forest on Wednesday at 2 p.m. with visitation at the church prior to the service from 1 – 1:45 p.m. Cremation to follow. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or Cancer Patient Services would be appreciated by the family.


Doug & Family, Please accept our condolences on the passing of your mother. Bob & Mary McIntee

— Bob McIntee, December 21, 2018

Sorry to hear of Blanche's passsing. Sending my condolences to all family members.

— Linda Dally, December 19, 2018

We were deeply saddened to hear of Blanche's passing. Please accept our sincere sympathies and condolences. Steve & Rhonda Hardy

— Steve Hardy, December 18, 2018

Our condolences to Blanche' s family in the loss of such a lovely lady. Erwin and Joan and Family

— Joan Arthur, December 18, 2018

My sympathies to the Hawkrigg family.

— Diana Koehler, December 18, 2018

Grandma Blanche was a big part of my life when we were all younger and I am very sorry to hear of her passing! Thinking of you all in these hard days ahead! Love you!

— Laura Parent (Weber), December 17, 2018

My condolences to the Hawkrigg/Hamilton families; I'll always have fond memories of Blanche, and will be forever grateful for the help she gave my Grandma June. xo

— Cory Eccles, December 17, 2018

Thinking of you all as you mourn the loss of a wonderful woman who always had a smile on her face and a warm greeting. She loved her family dearly as she spoke of them any chance she could. I too will miss her, but know her memory lives on in all who were blessed to meet her. XO Tali and family

— Tali McGovern, December 17, 2018

Photo Album

Blanche with her daughter.
Blanche with her daughter.
Blanche with her grandchildren. - 2016
Blanche with her grandchildren. - 2016
Blanche with her daughter, granddaughter and great-granddaughter. - 2018
Blanche with her daughter, granddaughter and great-granddaughter. - 2018

Contact Info

294 Main Street South
P.O. Box 38, Mount Forest
Ontario, Canada N0G 2L0
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