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With great sadness, the family announces the sudden death of an extremely loved Mother, Grand-Mother, and Great Grand-Mother, Ida, at SAH on Monday January 14, 2013 in her 82nd year.  Dearly loved wife of the late Bill Syms, Sr.  Unconditionally loved by her children, Georgie Parsons (George), Billy Jr. (Julie), Pam Osborne (Cal) and Shauna LaVoy (Warren).  Forever loved Gram, of Travis and Tyler (Karly) Parsons, Eric and Mitchell Osborne, Brittany and Brandon Syms, Logan LaVoy and Taylor McAllister and Jesse DeSimone.  Bestest Great-Gram of Dallas Parsons and Kole Parsons.  Pre-deceased by sisters, Francis Adamo (Vincent), Mary Gallo, Rosie Gallo, Eva Sweezey (Orville) and Mamie Lemieux (Charlie).  Aunt of many nieces and nephews.

Friends may call at the Arthur Funeral Home & Cremation Centre on Thursday January 17, 2013 from 6 – 9 pm.  Funeral mass to be celebrated from Our Lady of Good Counsel on Friday January 18, 2013 at 11am.  Rev. Alex Saurianthadathil officiating.  Cremation to follow.  Memorial contributions to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. Special thanks to the angels from We-Care, March-of-Dimes, Tendercare Nursing Home Staff and Palliative Care Nurses (especially Paula and Carolyn) who so graciously took care of Mom.  Expressions of sympathy may be offered at

“We will love you to the moon and back, Mom.  Have fun with Dad…and dance, like no one’s watching”