Peacefully, with her family at her side, at University Hospital, London, on Wednesday, February 7, 2007, Elva Cecilia (Ducharme) Hoover, of London, in her 75th year. Beloved wife of the late George Hoover (1990). Dear mother of Daniel Burns and Trudy Kernighan of India, Fergus Burns of Goderich, Patricia and Gary Yeoman of Stouffville, Mary and Steve Cherniak of London and Carol and Mike King of Strathroy. Loving grandmother of Avery, Hilary; Carey Anne and Patrick, Cory and Angela, Andrew, Maggie, Sarah; Jana, Shane; Daniel, Jennifer, Gregory; Michael, Shelby and Cassandra and great-grandmother of Andrew. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Edsel Ducharme, Jerome Denomme, Uleen and Dan Callaghan, Nancy Ducharme, Sarah and Ted Robson, Veronica and Jim Bedard , Martha and Joe Risi, Theresa and Peter Bedard, Helene and Alex Malcolm, Donna and George Watson, George and Elaine Ducharme, Paul and Dorothy Ducharme, Dianne Ducharme, Darlene Hewitt and Bernadette and John McCauley. Sadly missed by her devoted friend Ken Steeper and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Paul and Violet (Denomme) Ducharme, one brother Ted Ducharme, one sister Marie Denomme and brothers-in-law Matthew Ducharme and Jerome Ducharme. Elva was a long time member of the Royal Canadian Legion Ladies Auxilary.
Visitation in the J. M. McBeath Funeral Home, 49 Goshen St. N., Zurich on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday, February 12, 2007 at 11 a.m. in St. Boniface Roman Catholic Church, Zurich. Fr.John Kulathinkal celebrant. Cremation. Interment St. Boniface Cemetery. Parish Prayers will be said at the funeral home on Sunday at 8:30 p.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bluewater Rest Home Rest Well Campaign, Royal Canadian Legion Duchess of Kent Br. 263 Ladies Auxiliary or a charity of ones’ choice.HOOVER: (Ducharme) Elva Cecilia