It is with great sadness that Mable Lengyel passed away peacefully, with her family at her side, on Monday, Nov. 21, 2011 at La Verendrye General Hospital in Fort Frances, Ont.
She leaves behind her husband, John, with whom she would have celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary in January.
She also will be sadly missed by her children, Vicky McKay (Jake), Wayne Lengyel, Gail Selman (Joe), Sheila Simmons (David), Paula Lengyel, Nancy Johnston (Alex), Shelley Pettis (Ron), Charlotte Lengyel-Rose (Jim), and Darrell, Michael, and Tim Lengyel; as well as daughter-in-law Bonnie Lengyel; 21 grandchildren; and 33 great-grandchildren.
Mable was predeceased by her son, Keith Lengyel; son-in-law, Floyd McKay; and daughter-in-law, Katy Lengyel.
At Mable’s request, there will be no funeral service. Friends and family are welcome to attend a come-and-go tea, which will be held Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011 from 2-4 p.m. at the Adventure Inn in Fort Frances.
Cremation has taken place, and a private family interment will be held at a later date at the Lake of the Woods Cemetery in Kenora, Ont.
If friends so desire, in memoriam donations may be made to the Riverside Health Care Facilities, Inc. Palliative Care Room, 110 Victoria Ave., Fort Frances, Ont., P9A 2B7.
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Angels are always near to those who are grieving, whispering to them that their loved ones are safe in the arms of God.