1944 - 2022
Obituary of Ileen Stanton
Due to unforeseen circumstances within the family, the funeral has been delayed and will be rescheduled at a later date.
STANTON, Ileen Mary (nee Abbott)
passed away peacefully at 77 years of age, on Sunday, January 2, 2022. Predeceased by her husband Meyrick (2018) whom she celebrated more than 50 years of marriage. She will forever be remembered by her children, Sherrie Stanton and partner Bill Seeger and Chris Stanton and wife Bridget and grandchildren, Olivia, Ian and Joey. Dearest sister of Frank Abbott. Dear sister-in-law of Michael (Anne), Sandy (Allan), Doreen (Steve), Phillip, David and Doug. Ileen dedicated 25 plus years to Scouts Canada and volunteered on many boards within our community, including the Horticultural Society and the Canadian Cancer Society. She was a long time member of St. Paul's Anglican Church serving on many committees and was proud to be a member of the choir. In life, she also enjoyed camping, sight-seeing and spending any time with her family and friends. The family would like to give their gratitude to the entire staff at Cardinal Place for their loving care and to the staff at HDGH Dr. Y Emara palliative care. In following Ileen's wishes, cremation has taken place. Due to unforeseen circumstances within the family, the funeral has been delayed and will be rescheduled at a later date. If desired, memorial donations may be made to the Essex Food Bank by contacting the Reid Funeral Home, 87 Maidstone Ave. E., Essex, ON (519-776-4233). Family and friends are invited to share their memories online at www.reidfuneralhome.ca