Ordering through the funeral home helps ensure your order will be placed through a local flower shop with whom the funeral home has a personal and trusting relationship with. Through this service, you will be able to leave a longer message of support to the family via a card with the picture of your selection that will be included with your thoughtful gesture. As well as a photo of your arrangement and message will remain in perpetuity within this memorial website. This service also includes “Smart Select” whereby the store notifies you if your floral selection has already been selected by another sender, allowing you the opportunity to choose a different arrangement if you wish.
The price of these selections also include the funeral home caring for the flowers after the funeral and delivering them to the family, or various care facilities where they can be rearranged and enjoyed by others for a longer period.
The solitude and quiet peace of a flickering candle has long been a symbol of remembrance. Each candle lit will remain lit within this memorial website for the period you select. Your thoughtful gesture will be captured both in the candle as well as listed in perpetuity within the tributes section.
In today’s changing world with climate change and environment concerns, “Honoring a Life” allows for family and friends to plant a memorial tree in honor of their loved one and friend. The purchase of a tree creates a beautiful permanent record on the Honoring a Life website, www.honoringalife.org. Each tree is planted through the efforts of Forestry Services throughout North America who determine where the greatest needs for reforestation are. Once planted, the geographical location where the tree is planted will be added to the record. A beautiful card is also sent to the family signifying your thoughtful gesture.
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We are proud to provide this service allowing friends and family to donate to any registered charity throughout North America. You will receive an official tax receipt immediately via email and your thoughtful gesture will remain on this memorial website in perpetuity.
The time surrounding a death can often bring unexpected final expenses for the family far beyond the funeral itself. We are pleased to offer the ability for friends and relatives to financially support the family during their time of loss as an alternative to flowers and other sympathy gestures.
This memorial currently does not have financial support enabled.
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The family announces with sorrow her peaceful passing, on Monday September 28, 2009 at the Anson General Hospital at the age of 92 years. She was predeceased by her husband Egbert Porter (1981). Loving Mother of Saunders (Sheena) Porter of Iroquois Falls, Larry (Donna) Porter of Iroquois Falls and the Late Eric “Ricky” Porter (2005). Loving grandmother of Kiera, Sheelagh, Stephen, Stuart, and Alyssa. Cherished great-grandmother of Sydney, Michael, Meadow, Summer, Sebastian, Santiago and Christian. Amy is survived by her sisters Cécile Boucher, Freda Grenier, Annette Denault, Rita (Laurier) Cournoyer, Dolly Denault, Thérèse (Romeo) Quevillion, and Myrtle Lavoie. She also leaves behind her daughter-in-law Gretchen Porter, her sisters-in-law Alphonsine Mousseau, Rita Porter, Annette Porter, and Ariel Porter and her brother-in-law Ken Porter. She was predeceased by her. Husband Egbert (1981), her son Eric “Ricky” (2005), her grandson Kraig (2007), her parents Corunna & Gedeon Mousseau, her brother Alphege Mousseau, and her sisters Eleonora Roy, Rachell Toner and Lilly Proulx. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, September 30th, 2009 from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Abitibi Funeral Services (236 Cambridge Ave, Iroquois Falls). A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday October 1st, 2009, 11:00 a.m. at St. Anne’s Roman Catholic Church. Burial will follow at the Abitibi Cemetery. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to either the Anson General Hospital Auxilliary, the Iroquois Falls Access Transit or to the Angels of the Kitchen and would be appreciated by the family.
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