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Frances Jane
Gifford (Welch)

May 10, 1937 – October 17, 2018

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Obituary for Frances Jane Gifford (Welch)


At Lanark Lodge, Perth on Wednesday October 17, 2018. Frances Welch of R.R. # 3, Portland, in her 82nd year. Beloved wife of Allison Gifford. Dear mother of Dwayne (Mary) of Kingston, Dwight (Richard) of Bishop's Mills, Lynn (Don) Pitman of Haliburton, Darrell of R.R. # 3, Portland, Bonnie (Ed) Bakker of R.R. # 1, Portland, Dale (Wendy) of Smiths Fall and Darlene (Earl) of R.R. # 1, Portland. Dear sister of Ruth Antoine, Jimmy Welch, Sharon Dano and Garry Welch. Predeceased by sisters; Eleanor Summers and Myrna O'Neill and brother, Bud Welch. Fondly remembered by many 7 grandchildren and 6 great-grandchildren. Also survived by several nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at the Scotland Funeral Home, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Saturday from 10 a.m. until 12 Noon followed by a Graveside Service at Forfar Cemetery at 12:30 p.m. As expressions of sympathy memorial donations made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by the family.

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When Saturday October 20th, 2018 10:00am - 12:00pm
Scotland Funeral Home
27 County Rd. 8
Elgin, ON K0G 1E0

Service Information

Saturday October 20th, 2018 12:30pm
Reverend Lynne Gardiner
Graveside Service at Forfar Cemetery
County Road 42
Forfar, ON

Interment Information

Forfar Cemetery
County Road 42, R.R. # 1
Portland, ON K0G 1V0
Location Information
On County Road # 42, just east of Forfar

Reception Information

Forfar Community Hall
Location Information
On County Road 42, just south of Forfar