Proud Mother of three grown children, two daughers and one son.
Adoring Grandmother of
Married to a loving and supportive husband
five grandsons and three
Raised in Orillia Ontario and spent every summer on Otter Lake in
the beautiful scenic area of Parry Sound Ontario.
Moved to Brighton, Ontario in 1984 and have put down my roots in the
best area of South Eastern Ontario, enjoying the lakes, rivers and
country side, the excellent musicians that thrive in this area and
all the caring, community minded people that live in this close knit
Started my professional career as a bookkeeper for my
family’s Denture Therapy business.
Worked in Administration in Accounts and Billing at Scarborough
Worked in many departments at the Owen Sound General and Marine
Hospital including, Operating Room Ward Clerk, Payroll, Discharge
Planning and then Intake Secretary for the Crisis Intervention Team.
Worked at the Brampton Peel Memorial Hospital in the Personnel
Department and Health Unit.
Worked as a self-employed Bookkeeper for local companies in
Northumberland and Hastings counties for many years.
Was Owner/ Shareholder of Visionary Drive Systems Ltd and Branch
Electric Motor Services (Cobourg) Ltd.
Owned and operated Eastern Temporary Personnel Agency in Brighton.
Took the Palliative Care Course with Hospice Quinte and assisted
patients and their families with end of life care.
Employed with Weaver Family Funeral Homes (2008 – 2014) and was
professionally trained in all aspects of funeral service. Recently
left to enhance my career being able to provide celebrations of life
in any Funeral Chapel, or a specific venue of a family’s choosing.
Certified as a Funeral Celebrant, Life Tribute Specialist by The
In-Sight Institute. (2009)
Certified as a Grief and Loss Edu-therapy specialist by the Grief
Institute and Edu-therapy Solutions Inc. (2012)
Ordained in the Province of Ontario as a Minister with Celebrating
Life Ministries. (2015)
I thrive on assisting people in all areas of life celebrations it is
not a job it is my calling.
I am flexible and dedicated to personalizing services that inspire
and provide venues that reflect the lifestyle and beliefs of the
Spent years enjoying volunteer work as a Treasurer with Brighton
Minor Hockey, Treasurer of the Home and School Association of the
Brighton Public School, Breakfast Coordinator of Prince Charles
Public School and was a Chair/Treasurer for the Trenton Adult
Learner Centre. Sunday School Teacher, Greeter and sat on the Church
Personally I love boating, swimming, music, travel but mostly
spending quality time with family and friends.