McNAMARA, Mari-Lou - Peacefully after a brief illness at Victoria Hospital on Friday, January 25, 2019, Mari-Lou McNamara of London age 65. Loving mother of Melissa Coyne-Foresi (Brad) and Cassandra Brennan (Sean). Proud grandmother of Rocco, Scarlett, Jack, Nora, and eagerly awaiting arrival of baby “Cheesy”. Dearest friend of Donna, Melanie, and Sandy. Our thanks to Drs. Rigby, Leslie, and Tancio as well as all of the staff at Victoria Hospital, Palliative Care. Fondly remembered by her nursing colleagues.
Mari-Lou graduated from St. Joseph’s Regional School of Nursing in 1974 and worked in mother and baby care for most of her career. Along with spending time with her daughters and grandchildren, ‘Malu’ loved animals, nature, and especially the beach.
Visitation on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm at Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James St. at Richmond, where the funeral service will be conducted on Wednesday, January 30 at 11 am. Reception to follow at the funeral home. Cremation and private interment at a later date.
In lieu of flowers and in keeping with Mari-Lou’s love of animals, memorial contributions to Salthaven or the London Humane Society would be appreciated.
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