Ferguson, Mary Elizabeth - peacefully at her residence with her children on Wednesday, July 31, age 73. Mary was predeceased by her beloved husband Dr. Gary Gilbert Ferguson (B.A., M.D., Ph.D., FRSC, FACS) of London, Ontario. Dear Mother of Stephen Ferguson and his wife Kathryn Ferguson of London, Heather Ferguson and her husband Stephane Elibani of Gatineau, Quebec, and Sarah Ferguson and her husband Paul McCracken of Toronto. Sister of Tom Kirkpatrick, predeceased by sister Nancy Ecclestone (nee Kirpatrick), sister of Susan Taylor (nee Kirkpatrick). Loving and devoted Gramma of Alexander Chaboud, Benjamin Chaboud, Laura Ferguson, Anna McCracken, Marc Ferguson, Katie McCracken, and Juliana Ferguson. The Ferguson family extends its sincere thanks to all of the members of Mary's palliative care team. Mary will be remembered by her family and friends for her loyalty, honesty, and tolerance. She had a lifelong love of literature, and was most fond of sitting on her dock in Muskoka and reading quietly with Gary. Visitation on Wednesday August 7 from 2-4pm and 7-9pm at the James A. Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James Street at Richmond, London. A celebration of Mary's life will be conducted at the Church of St. John the Evangelist, 280 St. James Street at Wellington, London, Ontario Thursday, August 8 at 11:00 am. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in memory of Mary to the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, 610 University Avenue, Toronto, ON M5G 2M9, http://thepmcf.ca.
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