Peacefully at the Almonte Country Haven while surrounded by her loving family on Thursday afternoon, February 7th, 2019; Lillian Mary Pelicos of Arnprior passed away at the age of 96. Beloved wife of the late James Pelicos (April 19, 1994).
Dearly loved mother of Helen Kalichuck (late Len) of Moncton, N.B.; John Pelicos and Linda Parker (Brian), both of Renfrew and Lewis Pelicos of Carp. Predeceased by 2 sons: George (late Joan Bennett) and Steven (Michelle of Michigan). Cherished and loving “Nanny” of 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Dear sister of Ron Garland (Merrietta) of Moncton, N.B. Predeceased by her parents, Henry and Grace (nee Mills) Garland; a brother, Gerald Garland (late Dora) and her sister, Stella Leblanc (late Lorrie). Also survived by nieces and nephews.
Lillian was born in Moncton, N.B. and raised in Halifax where she met Jim in 1939. They married soon thereafter and eventually found their way to the Ottawa Valley finally settling in Arnprior. Heartfelt thanks to the amazing staff and volunteers at Almonte Country Haven who provided our Mom with outstanding care and dignity in her final days. Lillian’s final care has been entrusted to the Pilon Family Funeral Home and Chapel Ltd., 50 John Street North, Arnprior. Arrangements are private. For those wishing, a donation to the Arnprior and District Humane Society would be appreciated.