Hannaford, Violet Rosalea, 94, of Mill Village, passed away on Tuesday, October 2nd, 2012, in North Queens Nursing Home, Caledonia.
Born in Mill Village she was a daughter of the late James and Ada (Olmsteed) Clattenburg.
She worked for many years for Suttle & Seawinds. Violet was well known for her lovely quilt making, baking and cooking abilities. She also enjoyed fishing, camping, making ceramics, gardening, farming and blue grass music, and she attended many festivals over the years. Violet served as Church Organist for All Saint’s Anglican Church, Mill Village, for over 20 years.
She is survived by a son Carleton (Margaret) Manthorne; daughter Helen (Robert) Vaughan, both of Mill Village; seventeen grandchildren; many great grandchildren; sister Dorothy Parnell, of Mill Village.
She was predeceased by husbands Clarence Manthorne, Arthur Hannaford; son Gerald; daughters Deloris, Kathleen; brothers Kelly, Clarence; sisters Zelma, Aurelia, Helen, Florence, Sadie and Madge.
Visitation will be held on Friday, October 5th, 2012, from 7-9 p.m., and a funeral service will be held on Saturday, October 6th, 2012, at 11:00 a.m., both from Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. Reverend Judy Cross officiating. Burial will be in the Mill Village Community Cemetery. Family flowers only, donations may be made to the North Queens Nursing Home or to the Canadian Alzheimer’s Society. Online condolences may be made to the family at www.chandlersfuneral.com
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