Ballan, Sophie

It is with great sadness that the family of Sophie Ballan announces her passing on Thursday, December 10, 2020 in Thunder Bay, Ont. at the age of 90.

She was united in marriage to Peter Ballan on February 26, 1949.

Sophie was predeceased by her parents; husband Pete on December 24, 2016; son Peter on November 23, 2007; and siblings Mary, Margaret, Ann, Sandra, John, Billie and Nick.

She leaves behind her daughters Dorlene and husband Don Parsons of Lakefield, Ont. and Toni Anderson of Eagan, Minn.; grandchildren Sherri, Shane, Kelly, Brett and Sean; great-grandchildren Isabelle, Paige, Brooklyn, Cole Peter, Nora and Steven as well as several nieces and nephews.

Cremation has taken place and a private graveside service will be held in the Summer of 2021.

If friends so desire in memoriam donations may be made to the Canada Cancer Society or Riverside Health Care Foundation – La Verendrye Hospital in care of Green Funeral Home, Box 427, 600 Reid Avenue, Fort Frances, ON, P9A 3M8.

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