Anna Northcott

2014 January 23

Anna Josephine Northcott

NORTHCOTT, Anna Josephine - February 17, 1927 - January 9, 2014

Passed away unexpectedly, but peacefully, at Kingston General Hospital. Beloved wife of the late George Norris Northcott. Loved and respected mother of Graham (Gail), Carol Auffrey (Roger), Reg (Donna) and Tina (Patrick Meehan, deceased). A devoted and inspiring grandmother of 7 and great grandmother of 9, she recently welcomed a great great granddaughter. Dear sister of Mary (Philip) Calnan of Cobourg and the late Teresa MacNeil (Joseph, deceased) of Brantford. Also survived by several cherished nieces and nephews.

Retired from the Department of Pathology, Faculty of Medicine, Queen's University; Past President of the Queen's Women's Association and past member of the Boards of Directors of the Ban Righ Foundation and the Elizabeth Fry Society.

Her deep faith and a wide circle of loyal friends helped contribute to a life well lived punctuated by endless grace, elegance and zest. A private family service has taken place. A celebration of life and interment to be held in Grafton, Ontario in the Spring. As expressions of sympathy, contributions may be made to the charity of your choice