Frances  Emerson

Obituary of Frances Emerson

Emerson, Annie Frances (nee Ives)
105 years passed away peacefully on Christmas Day, 2018 at Erie Glen Manor.  Beloved wife of the late Joe Emerson (1995).  Loving mother of the late Linda Tell (2014) (the late Dan (2002), the late Pauline (1944).  Cherished grandma of Joe Tell (Kristen), Dave Tell (Daphne).  Great Grandma of Matt Tell, Emerson Tell and great great grandma of Bo Tell.  Predeceased by her brother Walter Ives (the late Gertie) and predeceased by her nephew Albert Ives.  Frances was involved with the Wesley United Church U.C.W. having helped make many quilts and prepare meals for many church events. For many years she would regularly travel to Pelee Island and Hen Island, with her friends Issy and Nancy to help with the annual pheasant hunt.  Later in life she enjoyed going to bingo and the casino. A very special thank you to the ladies at Erie Glen for taking such great care of Grandma over the years. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home & Reception Centre, 14 Russell Street, Leamington (519-326-2631) on Friday from 6-9 p.m.  Funeral Service to celebrate Frances' life, from the funeral home, on Saturday, December 29, 2018 at 10:30 am. Rev. Olav Kitchen officiating.  Interment Lakeview Cemetery.  Memorial donations, made by cheque, to a charity of your choice would be appreciated.  Family & friends may share their memories or make an online donation at