Olive Margaret Toten
TOTEN Olive Margaret Toten, nee Stevenson, peacefully at Elmwood Place on Sunday, October 8, 2006, age 94. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Toten. Loving mother of Deborah Smith and her husband Gordon of Richmond, B.C. Dear sister-in-law of Mary Toten of Port Franks, John Toten of Oakville, and Winifred Whitfield and her husband Alan of London. She will be fondly remembered by her nieces and nephews. Olive was a graduate of the University of Western Ontario, completing a degree in Classics in 1934. For 17 years she acted as Canadian secretary of Dr. Graham's Homes, a school in northern India. She was a faithful supporter of arts organizations, and also enjoyed gourmet cooking. Olive and her husband Kenneth were keen travellers. An avid photographer, she enjoyed sharing her travel slides with others. Friends may call on Wednesday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. at the James A. Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James Street at Richmond. The funeral service will be conducted on Thursday, October 12 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Luke's Broughdale Anglican Church, 1204 Richmond Street at Bernard. Interment Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Memorial contributions to the Canadian Council of Dr. Graham's Homes, P.O. Box 2325, St. Marys, ON N4X 1A2 would be gratefully acknowledged.
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