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BUTTON, Olive Janet (Thompson) - 1931 - 2019 It is with great sadness and heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Olive Janet on Saturday March 2, 2019 in her 88th year. Janet passed peacefully at the North Bay Regional Health Centre, with family and her loving, devoted husband, Ron Button (Brigadier-General RCAF Retired) of 66 years by her side. She leaves behind five daughters, Leslie (Brad), Cathy (Mike), Patty (Jeff), Tracy (Davin) and Sara (Jamie). Loving Grandmother to Jennifer (Jason), Daryl (Maija), Danyell (Dave), Katie, Tessa, Ashley (Jeff), Lucas (Trina), Tyler, Sydney and Brandy (Scott). Predeceased by her grandson, Matthew. A special great-grandma to MacKenzie, Cassie, Carson, Gavin, Amelia, Ava, Lauryn, Olivia, Everitt and Ryder. Janet will be sorely missed and remembered by her sisters, Frances Bannon and Cheryl Rollins, her brothers, Roger and Chester Thompson, and sister-in-law, Gene Guay. Her legacy will live on in the hearts of everyone, including her nieces and nephews and many dear friends. Janet was a member of 422 Wing of the RCAF Association and St Brice’s Anglican Church. As an exemplary military wife, Janet travelled world-wide, during her husbands 35 years of RCAF service, while raising five daughters, and later attended numerous RCAF Association conventions and military events. Janet was well-known for her love of Frank Sinatra (old blue eyes) and her passion for the Dallas Cowboys and when they were playing, she was their biggest cheerleader. A dynamic lady, admired and loved by so many, she left this earth doing it “My Way”. As she requested, there will be no visitation or funeral. Cremation arrangements entrusted to the MARTYN FUNERAL HOME . A private, family celebration of life will be held at a later date. Donations would be gratefully appreciated to a worthy cause of your choice.
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Patty Dacey
Saturday, March 9, 2019
An amazing lady and the most awesome of mothers. We were truly Blessed. Miss you. Love you. God Bless you.
Sydney Kamino
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
forever&always your sassy saucy, i love you more than words xan explain, not a day goes by your not on my mind, love you forever, miss you always
Gene Guay
Wednesday, March 6, 2019
Ron and girls. I am thinking about you all. I will miss my phone calls with Jan.
Shantel
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
For sydney, I know she’ll miss you greatly. Rest easy
Brad Toole
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
You always found ways to bring smiles to our faces and loved large family gatherings and nothing was ruled out in order to have one. RIP Mom
Leslie Toole
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
You were my Mother.You were my friend.I will always remember the laughter we shared.My memories are long and I miss you.Love Leslie xxoo
Tracy Kamino
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Our lives are forever changed. Our family was so blessed to have such a wonderful mother! Forever missed but forever in our memories! Tracy xoxo
Brandy Roy
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Much love to the greatest grandmother and great grandmother a person could ask for. You will be forever cherished in mine and Ryder’s heart. Love you
Sara Leigh Woolman
Tuesday, March 5, 2019
Always in my heart you will be - Love you Mom and miss you so much
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Our sincerest condolences
Posted by Anne-Marie & Andre Dupuis (Friends) On Thursday, March 21, 2019
Dear Ron,

Our sincerest heartfelt condolences to you and your family. We were so very saddened to hear of Jan's passing. Our loss is certainly heaven's great gain.

Jan was certainly a wonderful, spunky lady whom we are honoured to have known and call our 'friend'. She will be sorely missed but she will live on in our many memories we hold so dear.

Much love to you, Ron, at this difficult time.

Anne-Marie & Andre Dupuis

Kanata ON

Deepest Sympathies.
Posted by Nancy Larsen (Family friend) On Sunday, March 10, 2019
I am so sorry to hear of Mrs Button’s passing. I am thinking of all of you. ??
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Posted by Linda & Daryl Dacey (Family) On Sunday, March 10, 2019
Dear Patty, Jeff & Button Family :

Daryl & I are sending our sincere condolences to you all due to the passing of your Dear Mother, we can not imagine what you are going through, we hope your Dad is okay but we are sure he is feeling this loss immensely ! as you all are.Please know we are thinking of you all especially you Patty it can not ever be easy. Love you dearly May she rest in peace.

Sincere Condolences
Posted by Howard Montavon (Friend) On Thursday, March 7, 2019
I am so sorry for your loss, Jan was a fantastic person and I will be forever fond of my memories I had with her.So sorry Ron that the tape was destroyed that I made for you two on your remarriage. She was a great person. Gonna miss her..

Butch

In sympathy
Posted by Linda Jamieson (Friend) On Thursday, March 7, 2019
Ron and Family. So very sorry to hear of your great loss, to say Jan was loved is an understatement. I miss seeing her at the office and hearing her laugh and her wonderful stories about her Family. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time.
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