Alvern Nighswander

Died: Sun., Jul. 16, 2017

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Alvern Susan Nighswander
August 29th, 1923- July 16th, 2017
A resident of Little Current.
Died peacefully at Manitoulin Health Centre, on Sunday, July 16th, 2017 at the age of 93.
Loving wife of Stuart (predeceased).
Dear mother of
Ann (predeceased) & Dan McDonald,
and Lynn Shamess.
Proud grandmother of
Meredith Ashley (Jason),
Todd McDonald (Krista),
Allison MacNeil,
Krista MacNeil (Scott),
Erin Shamess and
great grandmother of
Benjamin, Bronwyn,
Kaedyn, Xander, Duncan,
Cole and Liam.
Predeceased by parents Ludella (nee Nevills)  and Harry Cooper
Dear sister of
Burt Cooper (Shirley predeceased) of Mindemoya,
Don Cooper (Gertrude) of Little Current,
Jack (predeceased),
Lena (predeceased),
Nellie Thomas (Gordon) (both predeceased),
Jean Harfield (predeceased),
Leonard Cooper (Betty) (both predeceased),
Max Cooper (predeceased)(Ellen) of Little Current,
Predeceased by sister in law Karlene Cooper.
Loved by many nieces and nephews.

Alvern was a member of the Big Lake Women's institute for over 60 years,
she worked at Centennial Manor for 11 years and was a
member of Grace Bible Church.

Family and friends will gather at Island Funeral Home on Friday, July 21st, 2017
Visitation starting at 11:00am  
Funeral Service at  1:00pm  
Burial will be at Mindemoya Cemetery
Donations to Grace Bible Church or the MHC Aux would be greatly appreciated.  Island Funeral Home can only accept cheques for all charitable donations.
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