Eva May Nesbitt (nee Tessier) died peacefully at Starwood Nursing Home in Ottawa on February 25, 2012, after a short illness. She was in her one-hundred and first year. Mrs. Nesbitt was a graduate of the first class of registered nurses at the Ottawa Civic Hospital in 1934. She was predeceased by her husband Frank Nesbitt, her parents Antoine and Lela Tessier and by her siblings Roseanne Hill, Louis, Clarence, Gordon, Arnold, Bertha and Alford. Mrs. Nesbitt is survived by her sister Lily Haviland and brother Paul (Dorothy). She will be fondly remembered by her niece Janie, nieces and nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. The family thanked the doctors, nurses and staff at Starwood for their compassionate care and loving friendship. The funeral service was held at the Westboro Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes in Ottawa on February 27. In lieu of flowers, donations to Woodroffe United Church or Family Support Group Extendicare Starwood, 114 Starwood Road, Ottawa, K2G 3N5, would be appreciated by the family. Condolences, tributes or donations may be made at http://www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com.
As reported on Wednesday, February 29, 2012 online in The Temiskaming Speaker, Temiskaming, Ontario.
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