Mary Beatrice

Date of death:
Friday November 7, 2014

The Expositor, Brantford, ON

Stedman, Mary Beatrice - Peacefully at her home, as were her wishes, on Friday, November 7, 2014 in her 93rd year, Mary Stedman is predeceased by her parents, Samuel and Jessie Stedman and by her sisters, Margaret, Ruth and Catherine. Mary will be remembered by her cousins and her multitude of friends and associates. All the Stedmans were active for over a century in the business, social and cultural activities in the Brantford and Brant County area. Mary was managing director of Stedman's Bookstore Ltd. From 1950 - 1974; was a member of the executive of the Canadian Bookseller's Association; Director and former Chairman, Bursary Committee of the Samuel W. Stedman Foundation; former member of the Board of Governor's Brantford General Hospital; Former president of the Brant County Foundation for the Mentally Challenged; former Regional counsellor of TV Ontario; was an Elder at Farringdon Independent Church; former director of the Sanderson Centre Foundation; recipient of Paul Harris award; Lt. Governor - Heritage Award for Life Achievements. Friends will be received at the Farringdon Independent Church, 287 Mt. Pleasant Road, Brantford on Thursday November 13, 2014 from 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Funeral Service will be held at Farringdon Independent Church on Thursday at 2:00 p.m. with interment at Farringdon Burial Ground. If wished, memorial donations to the Samuel Stedman Foundation, 70 Market Street, P. O. Box 751, STN Main, Brantford, ON N3R 5R7 gratefully appreciated. Funeral arrangements entrusted to McCleister Funeral Home, 495 Park Road North, Brantford. 519-758-1553. Special memories and condolences may be forwarded to the family through Brantford Expositor, ON, 2014-11-10

Other obituaries from : The Expositor, Brantford, ON

Other obituaries from : Brantford