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Catharine May Brain

It is with sadness that the family announces the death of Catharine May (Burgess) Brain, age 94 of Point Edward. She was the dear wife of the late Norman “Fred” Brain and loving mother of Catharine Bouchard, Patricia Brain, Karen Saar, Anne-Marie Adamek (Bernie), grandmother of Kelly Bouchard (Taylor), Lindsay Bouchard, Katlyn Saar, Shaelyn Adamek, Corinne Kershaw (Doug), Karl Adamek, great-grandmother of John, Alex, Kennedy, Boden, Kinley, Oceanna and Arawyn. Sister of Jim Burgess (Sharon), Bill Burgess (Judy) and Don Burgess and sister in law of Liz and Bunny Keilt, Alberta and Greg McCormack and Jerry Brain. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents Gord and Lyla, her brothers Jack, Foster and her sister Barbara Sitzes (Dalt). She was loved by all who knew her. A Point Girl Forever! Sympathy may be expressed through donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association. Private family funeral services by invitation only will be held at the D. J. Robb Funeral Home & Cremation Centre, 102 N. Victoria St, Sarnia, ON, N7T 5W9 and followed by interment will follow at Lakeview Cemetery. Memories, photographs or messages of condolence may be shared through www.djrobb.on.ca

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A candle was lit in memory of Catharine Brain

Shelley Jones(Burgess) Jan 14 2022 7:04 PM

Some people that we meet during our voyage through life make such an impression that their memory never leaves. Cathy is for sure one of those. Our sincere condolences.
Jim and Pat

James McKinnon Jan 14 2022 10:07 AM

A wonderful mother and cared for all her family and her beloved community. This Point Girl will be missed. Condolences to all her extended family.

Bev Hand Jan 14 2022 8:38 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Catharine Brain

Cheryl Hick Jan 13 2022 12:24 PM

Dear Pat and family
So sorry to hear about your mom passing away she was a lovely lady. Cherish all the memories you are all in my prayers and thoughts

Joyce Cracknell Jan 12 2022 10:14 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Catharine Brain

Katherine Burgess Jan 12 2022 6:08 PM


Such a Lovely Lady, Great Sense of Humour, and a True Matriarch...She will be missed by Many. MY Deepest Sympathies to the Family and Friends. Jan 12 2022 4:48 PM

Our deepest condolences to the family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. -Scott and Monique Cameron

Monique Wright-Cameron Jan 12 2022 3:39 PM

Dear Cathy, Patti, Karen, Annie and families, please accept our most sincere sympathy in the loss of your mom. We are keeping you all in our thoughts and prayers. God bless you all.

Jerry and Robin Arnold Jan 12 2022 1:18 PM

Bill and family.
Sending my deepest condolences to you at this very difficult time

Ruth Michelin Jan 12 2022 1:02 PM

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