Marie Canning

Obituary of Marie Christina Canning

Canning, Marie Christina (nee Sheppard)

Passed away peacefully at the Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital on Wednesday April 10th 2019 in her 77th year. Born in Orillia, Marie is predeceased by her parents George and Christina Sheppard. Loving mother of Tammy Leigh (Robert), and the late Patsy Parker. Cherished grandmother of Jessica Canning, Dennis Barkley, Erin Brodie-Canning, Garrett Brodie, and Crystal Parker; great grandmother of Declan, Aliviyah, Ben, Harley, Jayden, and Kallie.

Dear sister of Roy (Mary), Jean Collar (late George), George (Ruth); predeceased by brothers Elmer (late Evelyn), Clarence (Hazel survived), Howard (late Jackie). Marie will be dearly missed by many nieces, nephews, also her partner Murray Bruce and his family. Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Marie’s life will take place at a later date. As an expression of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to Orillia Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital through the Simcoe Funeral Home, 38 James St. E Orillia. Messages of condolence are welcomed at