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Black, Colleen Elizabeth (née Colleen Elizabeth Knowles) (Died on 9 Mar 2012)
appeared in Oakville Beaver, 14 Mar 2012, p. 23


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BLACK, Colleen Elizabeth (nee Knowles) Passed away, peacefully, at the United Mennonite Home on Friday, March 9, 2012 at the age of 76. Beloved wife of the late Herbert "Sam" Black. Loving mother of Heather Mutch (Allan), Sean Black (Lorraine) and Scott Black (Jennifer). Proud grandmother of Alanna, Shannon, Matthew, Evan, Friday, Sam and Marina. Dear sister of Barbara Stevenson (Frank). Predeceased by her parents Richard and Evelyn Knowles (nee Seeger), sister Shirley Grawey (Jerry) and brother James "Jim" Knowles. After raising her three children, Colleen returned to Bell Canada where she had a long standing career as a telephone operator, retiring in 1996. Following her retirement she was a member of and volunteered with the Bell Pioneers. Colleen was a talented musician who played the violin and the piano and was a founding member of the Oakville Symphony Orchestra. The family will receive friends at the H.L. C u d n e y F u n e r a l H o m e, 2 4 1 We s t Main Street, Welland on Thursday, March 15th from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. The funeral service will be held at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, 77 Division Street, Welland on Friday, March 16th at 11:00 a.m. Cremation will follow. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer's Society or the United Mennonite Home, Vineland would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences available at www.cudneyfuneralhome.com.


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Date of Publication:
14 Mar 2012
Date Of Event:
9 Mar 2012
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Black
Knowles
Language of Item:
English
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  • Ontario, Canada
    fltLatitude: 43.4473682625124
    Latitude: 43.4473682625124 Longitude: -79.6665048808289
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Black, Colleen Elizabeth (née Colleen Elizabeth Knowles) (Died on 9 Mar 2012)