Obituary for Amy Wiggins
Amy passed away peacefully at Huronlea Home for the Aged in Brussels, on Tuesday, May 30, 2017. Born in West Wawanosh Township, Ontario, on June 22, 1916, Amy Mildred Wiggins (née Young) of Brussels, formerly of Seaforth and Dungannon, was in her 101st year.
Loving mother of Ruth Ribey (George) of Egmondville, Marion Orser of New Westminster, BC, and the late Eric Wiggins (Lorna) of Langley, BC. Cherished Grandma of Jane Twynham, Earl Ribey (Mary), Anne Ribey (Brent Rose), Catharine Hoornaert (Rick), David Orser (Anja), Deanne Calibaba (Byron), and much loved Great-Grandma of ten and Great-Great-Grandma of two. Dear sister of Fred Young (Donna), Arthur Young, and sister-in-law of Ralph Brodie and Margaret Young, all of Goderich. Amy is also survived by her many nieces, nephews and friends.
Predeceased by her two husbands, Stanley Orser and William Wiggins, parents John Young and Emma (née Souch), siblings Grace Gibson (Marshall), Agnes Henderson (Robert), Viola Brodie, Tom Young, and her sister-in-law Isabelle Young.
Visitation will be held at McGlynn Family Funeral Home, 87 Goderich St. W., Seaforth, 519-527-1390, on Friday, June 2, 2017, from 10 a.m. until the time of Amy’s funeral service at 11:30 a.m. A reception will immediately follow in the Northside United Church Hall and interment will take place in the Dungannon Cemetery.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to Northside United Church or the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated and can be made through the funeral home. Online condolences and donations can be made by visiting Amy’s memorial at www.mcglynnfamilyfuneralhome.com