Return to SimplerTimes.com
1020 Bayridge Dr
KINGSTON, ON K7P 2S2
Phone: 613-389-7223
Fax: 613-384-6300
Mary  Hanton (Truelove)

Mary Shirley Hanton (Truelove)

Thursday, October 16th, 1941 - Tuesday, March 23rd, 2021
Recommend this to your friends.
Share via:

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Mary Hanton (Truelove), sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook

OR

Sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Mary Hanton (Truelove)

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question or comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Mary 's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Mary 's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.
Send Flowers
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist

Obituary

HANTON, Mary Shirley (Truelove)

In the presence of her loving family, Shirley Hanton passed away peacefully at a hospice in Kingston, on Tuesday, March 23 at the age of 79 years. She is survived by her daughters Kate Hanton (Jen Brittain) and Jennifer Hanton (Ainley Ching). She will be sadly missed by her dear friend, travelling companion and sister-in-law Gail (late Donnie) Hanton, and her nieces and nephews. She is also survived by brother-in-law Keith Hanton (Maxine). Shirley was predeceased by her beloved husband Jack Hanton and her daughter Patricia, parents Norman Truelove and Mary Poole Duncan, her brother Jim (late Sharon) and sister Margaret Barrie (late John), half siblings Fred, Norma, Elaine, and Frank. Shirley grew up in Westport and obtained her education at Queen’s University. She had a career in teaching, and she and Jack raised their family in Frankville. Shirley was an avid reader who enjoyed the outdoors, canoeing, gardening and taking care of the birds in her backyard. As was Shirley’s wish, there will not be a service. A celebration of her life will take place at a later date. She will be interred at Lehigh Cemetery in Frankville with her husband Jack and daughter Patricia. Special thanks to Providence Care Hospital’s Palliative Care Unit in Kingston for their wonderful care, Ottawa Hospital Cancer Centre, J.W. MacIntosh Community Support Services for their PSW care, Saint Elizabeth Health Care for their nursing support, dear friend Patsy Doyle, “the Westport Girls” and the other friends, family and neighbours who helped our mother on her journey. If you would like to make a memorial contribution, donations to any of the following organizations would be appreciated:
The Canadian Cancer Society https://www.cancer.ca/en/donate/?region=on ,
North Grenville Curling Club https://ngcurling.ca/index.php/fundraising
The North Grenville Library https://www.canadahelps.org/en/dn/16463
Read Less

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mary Shirley Hanton (Truelove), please visit our Heartfelt Sympathies Store.

Service Details

  • Interment

    Location
    Lehigh Cemetery
    Address
    Frankville
    FRANKVILLE, ON K0E 1H0
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email

Condolences

We encourage you to share your most beloved memories of Mary here, so that the family and other loved ones can always see it. You can upload cherished photographs, or share your favorite stories, and can even comment on those shared by others.

Private Condolence
Flowers
Gail Hanton and Gail Hanton sent flowers to the family of Mary Shirley Hanton (Truelove).
Guaranteed hand delivery by a local florist
DZ

Dawn, Ian, Emma and Zoe

Posted at 04:00pm
Sending love to you dear Kate during this very difficult time. We are holding you in our hearts.

3 trees were planted in the memory of Mary Hanton (Truelove)

Plant a tree
HS

Heartfelt Sympathies

Posted at 09:33am
Sent with love and remembrance, Janet Barrie, Rob Garland, Riley and Jordan Steenson, xo
Tree Image
A memorial tree was planted in the memory of Mary Hanton (Truelove) — Plant a Tree Now
L

lenabobier.8@gmail.com

Posted at 07:31pm
My sincere sympathy to Kate and Jennifer. I really enjoyed your Mom when we worked at Lombardy School.
Lena Bobier
GH

Gail Hanton

Posted at 02:24pm
In loving memory of my dear sister-in-law and best friend Shirley
Tree Image
A memorial tree was planted in the memory of Mary Hanton (Truelove) — Plant a Tree Now
GH

Gail Hanton

Posted at 02:22pm
Jenn and Ainley With Love Aunt Gail
Flower Image

Gail Hanton purchased flowers for the family of Mary Hanton (Truelove). Send Flowers

Loading...

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each