Card, Ellen Lucretia

July 27, 1920 ~ May 16, 2020

CARD, Ellen Lucretia (nee Shephard) – Age 99, Passed away peacefully on Saturday, May 16, 2020 at Fiddick’s Nursing Home, Petrolia. Beloved wife of the late William Card. Loving mother of Patsy (late Jim) Sharpe, Joe (Bev) Card, James (Janet) Card, Nancy (late Bruce) Jackson, the late Bill (Mary) Card and the late Ellen Arlene (George) Sharpe. Proud grandma of 23 and great grandma, great great grandma of many. Survived by her brother Jim (Phyllis) Shephard. Missed by many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by parents Orville and Bertha (Graham) Shephard.

Funeral Details
A private Family visitation and service was held at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL HOME, Brigden. Interment at Riverside Cemetery, Sombra.

Donations
Sympathy may be expressed through donations St. Joseph’s Hospice or charity of choice.

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  1. My condolences to the Card family. I will always remember my Aunt Ellen as being a feisty, little lady who spoke her mind. She was a memorable , unique individual and will be missed.

  2. So sorry to read of your Moms passing Joe…..
    Our thoughts and prayers go out to your Family at this sad time……..

  3. My condolences to the whole family. It took me a bit to be able to write this. I guess the sisters are now all together. Aunt Ellen and her sisters were great people and she will be missed. Hugs to you all.

  4. To The Card Families
    Offering our condolences to the Card families on the death of Aunt Ellen.
    We remember warm cheerful greetings delivered with a friendly no nonsense attitude as she queried
    about families and life. Many talents were hers, as was wisdom when needed..
    Fondly remembered by Muriel Shephard, Ken and Audrey Shephard Ziglar and their families.(Maine)

  5. To the Card families
    Offering our condolences to the Card families on the death of Aunt Ellen. We remember warm cheerful greetings
    with a friendly no nonsense attitude as she queried about family and life. Many talents were hers, as was wisdom when needed. Fondly remembered by Muriel Shephard, Ken and Audrey Shephard Ziglar and their families.

  6. To the Card Family.I am very sorry for for the loss of your mother,grandmother and sister.My condolences to all of the family.Nanct Hibbert

  7. So sorry to read about the passing of your mom. We knew her well when we all attended Sombra United Church. Patsy, our sincere sympathies to you and your family. We will keep you in our prayers. 💐

  8. Hello Nancy and Family: Sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother. Only met her a couple of times but she was a very nice lady. Take care your cousins Deb and Helen & Mike .

  9. Dear Patsy so sorry to hear of the loss of your special mom🙏🏻❤️ Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family🌹🌹
    Sincere and heartfelt sympathies
    Ollie and Janet Smith

  10. So sorry for your loss…keeping everyone in our thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
    Ken and Barb Taylor

  11. Our deepest sympathy to all the Card family on the passing of Ellen. What a remarkable age to have lived!!

  12. Deepest Sympathies to the entire family, Ellen lived next door to my mom in Park Place and was a wonderful neighbour to her. Steve I know you will miss your discussions with your Grandma. (((HGUS))) to all.

  13. So sorry for your loss. Ellen was a fun and feisty lady. She and I had many conversations while I was working at Park Place. I definitely have many memories. Ron and I are thinking of you all. Sincerely Ron and Jackie Atmore.

  14. Nancy, Sandra and family – so sorry to read about your mom and grandma. I remember hearing lots of things about her over the years from Sandra and seeing her when she came into our department to visit. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this challenging time. Take care. Hugs from afar – Marion and Gord

  15. Patsy and family. Sorry to hear about your mom. Thinking of you at this sad time. Condolences to the family
    Jeanne and John Pretty.