Lottie Evalena (Smith) Nighswander

Born: Fri., Jun. 15, 1917
Died: Sat., Aug. 29, 2020


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In Loving Memory of
Lottie Evalena Nighswander (nee Smith)
June 15, 1917 - August 29, 2020

Lottie passed away peacefully at the Extendicare Faclonbridge in Sudbury on Saturday at the age of 103.

Beloved wife of the late Thomas Marshall Nighswander.
Daughter of the late William and Mary Smith.

Loving mother of Mary (Stewart) Spry and Brenda (Grenville) Green.

Cherished gramma of
Bradley (Lise) Spry,
Kelly (Jamie) Proulx,
Kimberley Green and
Stephanie (Greg) Thureson.

Special great gramma of
Kori (Eric),
Kodi,
Lyndsey (Tyler),
Soren,
Rowen and
great great gramma to Aubrey.

Doting step great gramma to
Jodi (Dawson),
Kelsey (Zac),
Cody (Stephanie),
Samantha and
great great gramma of
Logan,
Liam,
Sophie,
Paisley and
Easton.

Predeceased by her 10 siblings and their spouces.

Lottie was an independent lady who enjoyed tending to her flower beds until she was 92 and her vegetable garden until she was 94.
She was blessed to be able to drive until the young age of 95 and stay in her own home until she was 97.
When Lottie was young she was a private pastry chef for a doctor and his family which was something most people wouldn't have got the opportunity to do.
She was a hardworking homemaker who spent her time farming, gardening, canning and caring for her family.
She was a lifetime member of the Horticultural Society in Espanola as well as the Women's Institute.
Lottie had the gift and talent for quilting and knitting. She was presented with a certificate for donating over 150 knitted preemie baby outfits for the hospital.

A private family memorial service to celebrate Lottie's life will be held at a later date.
Donations may be made in Lottie's honour to the Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of your choice.

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