Ann Hyland

Obituary of Ann Hyland

HYLAND, Ellen "Ann" (nee Cowan) passed away unexpectedly with her husband by her side on Sunday, January 12, 2020. Devoted and loving wife of Wayne for 47 years. Ann was born June 25, 1948, the only child of Blake and Mada (nee Hunter) Cowan. Dearest sister-in-law of late Bertha Nelson (late Murray) (late Bud Wigle) (late John Collins), late Morley (late Sylvia), Doris Colenutt (late Frank), Walter (Muriel), Jean Hyland, Edna Nicholas (late Eugene) and late Marie Hyland. She will also be remembered by her nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and cousins for her unconditional love. Ann started her career as a teacher in 1970 at Kingsville District High School in room 406, and remained in the same room for her entire 32 years as a teacher of Geography. Traveling was her great delight and it took her to many places throughout Canada and the U.S.A. She loved her flower garden and manicured yard and was also a great sports fan and spent many hours supporting and watching her many nieces, nephews and friends. She will be forever loved and missed. Visiting at the Reid Funeral Home and Reception Centre, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex (519-776-4233) on Wednesday from 2-5 and 7-9 pm. Funeral Service to celebrate Ann's life will be held at 11 am on Thursday, January 16, 2020 at Bethel Maidstone United Church, 933 Talbot Road, Maidstone with visitation one hour prior. Interment to follow at Greenlawn Memorial Gardens Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations made to Bethel Maidstone United Church would be appreciated. Family and friends are invited to share their memories online at