Barthel Funeral Home

566 Queenston Road, Cambridge, ON


Sylvia Evelyn Haight

November 4, 1933August 11, 2019

With her daughter by her side, Sylvia Evelyn Haight passed away on Sunday, August 11, 2019 at the age of 85.

Sylvia was born in Galt to parents John Peace and Evelyn Cardy. She attended G.C.I. and was a proud member of the United Church U.C.W. and the Women’s Institute. She married the love of her life, Ron Haight, on September 17th, 1955. Ron passed away in May, 2001. Sylvia will be deeply missed and lovingly remembered by her son Steve, daughter Julie, grandchildren Jacob (Katie), Jesse (Tiffany), Mya, and Kiara, and her great-granddaughters Chloe, Paige, and Avery. She is also survived by her cousins Bill and Anne, and many friends who will miss her. Friends and relatives are invited to a Memorial Service at Trillium United Church (450 King St. E, Cambridge) on Saturday, August 17th at 1:00 pm. Reception to follow. As expressions of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the Sick Kids Foundation.


  • Memorial Service Saturday, August 17, 2019


Sylvia Evelyn Haight

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Julie Phillips

August 16, 2019

Julie & Steve
I am deeply saddened by the news of Sylvia’s passing. My sincere condolences.
Julie LaCroix Phillips

Judy & Roger Dewaele

August 15, 2019

We will always remember Sylvia as a sweet and gentle lady who loved her family above anything else. We have so many wonderful memories of vacations with her and Ron, Bill and Anne Burgess, and Doug and Gail Swaniga in Myrtle Beach and Pike Lake and at our home in Southampton. She will be missed.

Serena Van Dyk

August 15, 2019

Such a sweet kind lady. Always had a smile on her face. She always made you feel at home while in her home. An awesome grandmother and just a wonderful lady all around. She will be missed very much. Rest peacefully

Betty Ann KUNTZ

August 14, 2019

I never personally met Sylvia only through my daughter Melissa and her daughters Chloe Paige and Avery who would be Sylvia's great-grandchildren they loved her with a passion the same way she loved them she was such a caring and kind person she would send crocheted dishcloth home for me even though she never met me she will be deeply missed by all of us and Julie thank you for taking such good care of her

Pat Singleton

August 14, 2019

My sincere sympathy in the loss of a beloved family member and committed community friend.
I will always be grateful for the love your mom so freely demonstrated to so many in our community.
Peace & Joy, Pat Singleton

Elaine Lawson

August 13, 2019

Julie, Jacob, Jesse, Mya and Kiara, I am sorry for the loss of your Mom and Grandmother. My thoughts are with you.

Kim & Dean Bulloch

August 12, 2019

We are deeply saddened by the news of Sylvia's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family.