Passed away peacefully at Prince George Retirement Residence, Lucan on Friday, May 15, 2020 of Lucan, at the age of 98. Beloved wife of the late Gordon Longman (1992). Lovingly remembered by her children, Robert and Sandy Longman, Sandra and Howard McDonald, daughter-in-law Lynne Longman, and son-in-law Ken Johnson. Cherished memories of a much loved grandmother by Lauralee and Michael McCormack, Jason McDonald and Sherrie Fordyce, Drew, Lori, Braeden, Ryan, and Kelly Longman. Loved by her great-grandchildren, Sean McCormack, and Lauren McCormack. Dear sister and sister-in-law of Stuart and Donna McLinchey. Special aunt of Belle Ratz and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her son Douglas Longman (2012), daughter Delores Johnson (2018) and grandson Matthew Postle (2000).
Lillian’s passion above everything else was her family, friends and baking. She was renowned for the best pies and butter tarts ever. Her love of life, strength and determination will be forever missed. The family wishes to extend their sincere gratitude to the staff at Prince George for all of the love and support they have shown to Lillian through her time there. A special thanks to Haskett Funeral Homes for their compassion and professionalism.
At Lillian’s request, cremation has taken place and a private family graveside will be held at St. James Cemetery, Clandeboye on Thursday, May 21st at 1 PM. Though the service is private, the family invites you to join with them from the comfort of your home and live stream the service by visiting https://www.facebook.com/haskettfh (no account required). A celebration of Lillian’s life will be held at a later date, when family and friends can gather to share their love, support and stories.
Donations to South Huron Hospital Foundation would be appreciated by the family.