Obituary for Agnes Hamre
At St. Joseph’s Villa, Cornwall on Thursday, March 24, 2011. Agnes Catherine Hamre (nee McNaughtan) of Cornwall; age 86 years. Beloved wife of the late Edmund Hamre (1970). Loving sister of Anna Mae Wightman (late Clifford) and Jean Gardner (Melvin). Predeceased by two brothers Theodore “Ted” (late Esther) and Duncan (late Anne). Dear daughter of the late James Alexander McNaughtan and the late Anna Bella Campbell. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. A veteran of WWII as a WAC, Agnes packed parachutes at Shilo Camp, Manitoba. After an honourable discharge in 1946, Agnes returned to work in the payroll department at Stelco Steel Co. in Montreal. Interment in Mount Royal Cemetery, Montreal at a later date beside her beloved Eddie. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 114 Main St. South, Alexandria (613-525-2772). As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the Lung Association would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Agnes a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows-memories live.