Peacefully at Haliburton Hospital on Thursday afternoon, May 5, 2022 in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late Clifford Stoughton. Loving mother of Sharon Stoughton-Craig (Ken), Wayne (Dawn), Joan McCausland (Derrick) and Boyd (Laura). Fondly remembered by her grandchildren, great grandchildren and her great great grandchildren. Dear sister of Myrtle Johns. Predeceased by her sisters Gladys, Opal and brothers Victor, David, Ebby, Clem, George and Lance. Also lovingly remembered by her many nieces and nephews. Myria was an avid volunteer in the Gooderham Community and enjoyed outdoor activities for many years. Myria owned and operated with her husband, Stoughton Electric, Stoughton's Barber Shop, Bait & Tackle, Stoughton & Hunter Holdings Ltd. They also owned and operated a bus route for the local school for over 30 years.
A Memorial Gathering will take place at the ROBERT McCAUSLAND MEMORIAL COMMUNITY CENTRE in Gooderham, Ontario on Saturday May 28, 2022 from 2 - 4 p.m.. At the request of the family, please wear a mask. Private interment Gooderham Cemetery. As an expression of sympathy, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Ontario. Diabetes Canada, Alzheimers Society or the Haliburton Highlands Health Services Foundation would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the HALIBURTON COMMUNITY FUNERAL HOME 13523 Hwy. #118, Haliburton, Ontario (705) 457-9209.
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Heart & Stroke Foundation of Canada
1200-2300 Younge St. Box 2414, Toronto ON M4P 1E4
1300-522 University Avenue, Toronto ON M5G 2R5
18 - 360 George St., Peterborough ON K9H 7E7
Haliburton Highlands Health Service Foundation
PO BOX 1413, Halibuton ON K0M 1S0