Obituary for Nancy Jean McTavish (Haveron)
McTavish, Nancy Jean (Haveron)
Nancy passed away in Perth hospital on Monday February 5th, 2018 surrounded by the love of her family in her 80th year. She was the youngest daughter of Harry and Evelyn (Buker) Haveron. Nancy was the loved wife of 61 years to John (Jack) McTavish and cherished mother of four boys Ron (Patty), Gary (Robyn), Paul (Randa) and Bruce. She was the adored grandmother of Bryce (Rachel), Graeme (Jessica), Heather (David), Emma, Ian (Erin), Liam (Allyce), Kathleen, Cameron and Aodhan and great grandmother of Brock, Aria, Logan and Rory. Nancy was the sister of Jessie Williams, Bill Haveron and the late Mary Harvey and sister-in-law to Graeme (Brenda) and James McTavish. She was a 40 year member of the Balderson Women's Institute, member of Balderson United Church, a 4-H leader, a competitor, a volunteer and a judge with the Perth Fair Board and other local fairs. A woman who in her early 50's got her Grade 12 and started a successful business - The Tartan Bakery. She enjoyed cooking, baking, travel and family. Friends may pay their respects at the Blair & Son Funeral Home, 15 Gore St., West, Perth on Wednesday, February 7th, 2018 from 5:00 to 8:00 P.M. Funeral service will be held in the Chapel on Thursday at 10:30 A.M. Interment Elmwood Cemetery. In remembrance of Nancy, contributions to the Great War Memorial Hospital Foundation or Balderson United Church would be appreciated.