Dalby; Elva Odessa, age 95, of Liverpool, Queens County, passed away peacefully in Queens Manor, Liverpool on Friday, January 7th, 2022 with her oldest son Frederick and granddaughter Stephanie by her side.
Born in Milton, Queens County, Elva was a daughter of the late Monford and Avis (Fancy) Robar.
Elva enjoyed camping throughout her life with her husband Fred and their children. She enjoyed working at various stores as a cashier and meeting customers and friends alike. She loved playing cards at card parties and later with friends at Queens Manor. Her favorite card game was crazy 8’s. Above all else, Elva was most passionate about her family and spending time with them.
She is survived by a son; Frederick “Freddie” (Judy) of Middlewood; daughter-in-law, Valerie of Bridgewater; grandchildren, Jeffrey (Kristy) of Conquerall Road, Jason, Stephanie (Andrew) of Riversdale, Kyle of Halifax and Fred (Brandy) of Alberta; step-granddaughter, Amy of Halifax and 11 great grandchildren; sisters, Hazel Jollimore of Port Mouton and Gladys Cook of Coldbrook; many nieces and nephews.
Elva was predeceased by her loving husband, Fred; daughter, Patricia; sons, Montford and Victor; sisters, Mazie and Fay; brothers, Reggie, Sammy, Montford, Leander and Milton.
A Funeral Service will be on Tuesday, January 11th, 2022 at 11:00 a.m. in Chandlers’ Funeral Chapel, Liverpool. Burial will be in Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Bog Road, Liverpool. Family flowers only, donations may be made to Queens Manor, Liverpool. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com
Live streaming of Elva’s service will be available on January 11th, 2022 at service time. Those attending Elva’s service are asked to bring their own mask, provide proof of vaccination and identification, Covid 19 tracing information and practice hand sanitizing and social distancing whenever possible.
The family would like to send a special thank you to Queens Manor for all the loving care, especially nurse Lisa and Dr. Norah Mogan.
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Charlotte and Peggy Kelley
To Elva’s family. Please accept our sincere condolences. May your wonderful memories help you through the difficult days ahead. I will certainly miss Elva(my bingo buddy) at Queens Manor.
Freddie & Family. Our deepest condolences at this difficult time. I have many fond memories of good times spent at your Mom & Dad’s house when we were growing up. These memories will be with me for ever! RIP Mom
Frank and Jane Croft
So sorry to hear of the passing of Alva…She was such a sweetheart always had a wonderful smile. Sending My Deepest Condolences to her family at this very sad time. May She Rest In Peace❤️
Arthur and Peggy
Our condolences to all the Dalby Family…Elva was a truly great lady…She will be missed by everyone who knew her……RIP ELVA.
to elvas family and friends i am very sorry for your loss she was one of my good friends she will be missed
I’m so sorry to hear of Elva’s passing. She was such a lovely person. Hugs to her family. ❤
Condolences to Elva’s family. She sure was a sweetie!
R I P Elva.
Sorry to hear of Elva passing .I remember her well from New System Dry Cleaners. RIP.
Sorry for your loss Freddy and Judy she was a great lady
So sorry to hear of your sisters passing. My thoughts are with you in these difficult times.
Ted and Sherri Roy
We really thought a lot of Elva. We would visit with her whenever we were at Doreen’s. Doreen loved her and she was a great neighbour. I’m sure you all have great memories of your time together. She was a sweet person.
Donna and Kenneth Hatt
Sincere heartfelt thoughts for the whole family she was an amazing lady xo
Vernon & Joyce Hawkes
Our condolences to Elva’s Family. She was a Nice, Friendly Lady. Treasure your memories. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Freddy and Judy, I’m so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. She sure was a great lady and lots of fun to be around. I remember going camping with you guys and your dad being the life of the gang. When I was home and she saw me she always made a point of saying hi and giving me a hug. She will be missed for sure. Sending you my heartfelt condolences.
Freddie and family:Condolences to you and all your family on the loss of your mom.
Michael McLeod and Ann
Very sorry to hear about Elva’s passing.she is now in heaven with Fred
Ann and Mike
My condolences go out to the family. Elva was the most kindes and loving person anyone could ever meet. I have many fond memories of the times we have spent together. Keep the memories close❤❤. Beautiful angel you will be missed but never forgotten by myself and your too beautiful great grandchiildren ❤❤❤
So sorry for your loss. Elva was such a wonderful kind hearted lady.
Ray& Evey Wolfe
Sorry to hear about Elva. A very nice woman. Please accept our condolences
Philip& Holly Smith
To Fred and all the family,
It was sad to read of your dear Mom’s passing. She was such a lovely lady; always pleasant and kind.
Your dedication to her while she was a resident of Queens Manor was wonderful and an inspiration to others. May she rest easy now, and although you will all miss her , may you find comfort and peace in all the good memories you have shared through the years.
Cam & Ruth Seamone
Fred, Jeff, Stephanie and families – we are so sorry for your loss. I know Elva was a great mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She has left you with wonderful memories which will always be with you. I remember her fondly from Jeff & Kristy’s wedding. So many great pictures of her that day. I hope all the pictures and memories comfort you. With sympathy, Ruth & Cam.
Lorna & Dale Hamm
To Freddie & Judy, we are sorry to hear of the loss of your Mom and to Jeff, Jason & Stephanie of the loss of your Grandmother and all of her family. Our condolences are with you at this sad time in life.
Gordon & Beverly Russell
Fred, Beverly and I send our condolences to you and your family for the loss of your Mother. You were a wonderful son to her especially in her last years in the “home”. We are sure that you will really miss her. Take care and hope to see you soon.
valerie and kenneth
Fred and family we are sending our love to all of you . Alva was a sweet lady always had a smile remember the good times it well help you get through the bad ones.
I was sad to learn of Elva’s passing. She was a great neighbour and dear friend to my mom (Doreen) when they lived at Waterloo Place. She was a very special lady. My condolences to the Dalby family.
Tina, Will, and Austin
Sorry for your loss. Mrs Dalby was a lovely lady. Thinking of you all.
Ed @ Evie Fisher
To Elvas family Sorry for your loss. thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Janet Louise Fancy
Condolences to the Dalby family. I remember meeting your Mom many many years ago when Freddie and Judy hung out with us, Sorry for your loss
My Condolences To Elva.s Family