February 03, 2005
February 03, 2005
Peacefully with her family surrounding her, Joan was guided into her new life by prayer and love on Thursday evening, February 3rd, 2005. Joan Mary Dresch of Arnprior at the age of 72 years. Dear daughter of the late Joseph and Anna Mary Prince; formerly of Renfrew. Beloved wife of Phil. Dearly loved mother of Phil Dresch (and his wife Louise) of Orléans, Christine Caletti (and her husband Peter) of Ottawa, Paul Dresch (and his wife Grace) of Russell and Jennifer Dresch (Luke Robertson) of Ottawa. Dear sister of Florence Hudson of Ottawa. Predeceased by her only brother Alan Prince. Loved sister-in-law of Lila Prince of Renfrew. Cherished "Grandma” of Amanda, Kevin, Andria, Alan, Cassie, Stephanie and Bradley. Joan will be fondly remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. The family extends their gratitude to the nurses and doctors of the Ottawa Civic ICU for their loving care and attention.
Friends may join us for visitation at the
PILON FAMILY FUNERAL HOME & CHAPEL
50 John Street North, Arnprior
on Sunday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. and after 10:30 a.m. Monday. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated in St. John Chrysostom Church, 295 Albert Street, Arnprior on Monday, February 7th at 12 noon. Spring interment St. Francis Xavier Parish Cemetery, Renfrew. In memory of Joan, a donation made to the Arthritis Society or the Ottawa Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by her family. Members of the Catholic Women’s League will assemble at the funeral home for prayers on Sunday afternoon at 3 o’clock.
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