Alice T. Cormier
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Alice Theresa Cormier, after a lengthy battle with Alzheimers, at her home on Thursday, August 22, 2019 just 8 days short of her 82nd birthday,. Born in Amherst, NS, Alice was a daughter of the late Anthony and Bella (Williams) McGraw.
Alice loved camping and Bingo.
She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Ross Cormier, Amherst; daughters, Vicki (Mark), Amherst, and Carol, Hamilton, ON; her son Gary, at home; her grandchildren, Michael, Shannon, Joshua, Brianne, Angel, and Justice, as well as numerous great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Alice was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her children Michael and Karen both in infancy; her brothers, Camille, Ernest, Patrick, Eddy, and Willie, as well as her sisters, Irene, Gertie, Bertha, and Mona.
Cremation has taken place under the care and guidance of the Jones Family Funeral Centre, 70 Church Street, Amherst (902-667-8777). There is to be no visitation ore funeral services. A burial of her remains will take place in the St. Charles Nativity Cemetery, Amherst, at a later date.
The family would like to thank Dr. Harrison and Kim and the Palliative Care Unit, as well as the nurses and staff on the medical unit for the excellent care and compassion Alice received while in their care.
For those who wish, donations in memory of Alice may be made to the Alzheimer's Society.
Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Alice's online memorial at www.jonesfamilyfuneral.ca or through the Jones Family Funeral Centre Facebook Page.