WHICHER, Joyce (nee Houston) - 1920 - 2019 Joyce died peacefully, with family close by, at Gateway Haven, on March 9, 2019. Dear mother of Sandi Whicher of Colpoy's Bay; Cecelia Seidler and husband Wolf of North Bay; Carl Whicher and wife Beverley of Kitimat, B.C. and Ken Whicher and wife Onolee of Colpoy's Bay. Adored grandmother of Christine (Steve), Karl (Becki), Jen (Barry), Kevin (Mariola), Susan, Allison, Catherine, Evelyn, Phil (Sheena) and Elizabeth (Steve). Cherished great grandmother of Nate, Sam, Caitlyn, Natalie, Tamsin, Kyra, Avery, Alliya, Francesca, Gabrielle and Lyla. Much loved sister of Alex Houston and sister-in-law of Jean Whicher, Pat Morrow, Mary Whicher, Phoebe Hall and Jim Whicher (Patti). Caring aunt of many and friend of all who knew her. Predeceased by her parents Kenneth Houston and Ethel Field Houston, and her beloved husband Harry Whicher (2005). A celebration of Joyce’s life will take place at the GEORGE FUNERAL HOME , 430 Mary Street, Wiarton, on July 20, 2019 from 1:30 to 3:30 pm. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Wiarton and District Family Literacy Association where Joyce was a long-time volunteer or to the charity of your choice. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family through HREF="http://www.georgefuneralhome.com">www.georgefuneralhome.com
Very few of us will leave as significant a footprint as your grand matriarch has achieved in her lifetime of giving, receiving, and enjoying. Joyce Whicher was a force of Nature - and always a lady. The world's light has dimmed. We are truly sorry for your loss. In Friendship, Ovid & Verona.