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McEvoy-Shields Funeral Home & Chapel

1411 Hunt Club Road, Ottawa, ON

OBITUARY

Teresa-Ann Davis

February 3, 1941May 16, 2020

Terry Ann passed away after a brief battle with Covid-19 and a long battle with Dementia.

Teresa Ann (Terry) Davis (Kealey - nee Smith)

Terry will be greatly missed by her loving husband of 30 years, Fred Davis. She leaves behind her 5 children and 2 step children: Jennifer Kealey, Laurie Kealey-Coyle (Jamie Coyle), James Kealey (Anne Gagnon), Michelle Kealey (Matthew Orrbine), Alexandra Kealey-Morin (Jason Morin), Fred Jr. Davis, and Dan Davis.

Together, Fred and Terry shared 9 beautiful grandchildren: Sarah, Julianne, Justin, Stella, Madelyn, Dexter, Jacob, Gabby, and Freddie.

Born February 3, 1941, to parents William and Stella Smith, she leaves behind her devoted brother, John Smith (Genevieve Carreon), beloved sister, Maureen Vivaldi (Mino Vivaldi), and cherished sisters-in-law, Terri McCallum and Candace Dunkley. She will also be greatly missed by many nieces, nephews, and cousins.

Terry will be remembered for her love of life, friends, and family. The family would like to take this time to send a special thank you for the love and support of many people who visited Terry during her stay at the Perley Rideau, with a special thank you to Judi Panter, Paula Brennan, Liz Yong, Evelyn Maloney, Agatha Philips, Wally and Lorraine Corbin, and David and Margaret Gussow.

We would also like to thank the wonderful staff, volunteers, doctors, and nurses at the Perley Rideau for Terry’s exceptional care.

In lieu of flowers, we ask for donations to be made to the Perley Rideau Foundation at 1750 Russell Rd, Ottawa, On K1G 5Z6.

Due to the current pandemic, a celebration of life will take place at a later date.

Services

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Marlene Herlihey

May 21, 2020


My sympathy goes out to Fred and all the Kealey family.


Marlene Herlihey

Francie Heagney

May 21, 2020

Dear Maureen and John, I am so sorry to read about your sister Terry-Ann who I remember as well. It is difficult to lose a family member and I am sure you have many great memories to comfort you all. It sounds like Terry-Ann was much loved by her family . Take care , I have wonderful memories of growing up together, Francie (Smith) Heagney

Colleen & Brian Kerr

May 20, 2020

Dear Fred, Jennifer, Laurie, Jamie, Alex & Michelle,
Our heartful sympathy at the sad news of your beloved wife and mother's resent death.
I came to know and love Terry through Tapestry House and always appreciated Terry for her zest for life, her kindness and her deep compassion for others. I will miss her warm genuine smile and presence.
Know you are all kept in our hearts & prayers at this difficult time.

Mario and Nadia Nardi Lamadeleine

May 19, 2020

Terry was our neighbour since we moved to the neighbourhood in 1998. She was a good friend of my aunt Maria Battisti and her daughter Laurie taught my daughter Danica at St. Patrick's High School. Beautiful, warm and friendly family. Terry always made time to chat when she walked her dog. At one time, she suggested I work at McEvoy. Terry would often ask me about my aunt Maria who was diagnosed with Alzheimer's only to learn later, Terry was also dealing with memory loss. Such a lovely lady who was always willing to help. We will miss your lovely smile and kind heart. Rest in Peace and thank you for being such a warm and kind neighbour.

Mireille Jubinville

May 19, 2020

James and family, I am sorry for your loss. She is no longer suffering. She can now watch over you and listen to you anytime. Mes condoléances aux petits-enfants, et particulièrement Julianne et Justin (Anne).

Mireille et la famille Doyon

Lisa Vivaldi

May 19, 2020

Dear Fred, Jennifer, Laurie, Jamie, Alex and Michelle. My deepest condolences on the loss of your wife and mother and my aunt Terry. May she rest in peace. I remember fondly all of the family 'get-togethers' we shared over the years and hope the picture I've attached with happy faces all around gives you some comfort at this sad time.

Anne Raina

May 19, 2020

Dear Fred, Jennifer, Laurie, Jamie, Michelle, Alex, Fred Jr., and Dan

We are thinking of all of you at this time of great loss. Terry's infectious laughter and gentle strength were gifts she shared with everyone.

Fred, you filled her life with joy and happiness. She was so proud of all of you, and she loved being a grandmother. Being friends with Terry for more than forty-five years was such a privilege. We laughed so much and had such a great time being involved with the Christopher Leadership Course together for so many years. Treasured memories of Terry will keep her close in all our hearts forever.

Love
Anne Raina and Grant Cameron

Laraine & Wally Corbin

May 18, 2020

Dear Fred and family. Terry was our very dear friend. We shared many fun times together dancing, sharing stories and attending theatre and other events plus 30 years of New Years parties. She was a very thoughtful, kind and loving person. We have many fond memories to fill the void left in our hearts, which we will always treasure.

Barbara Chapeski

May 18, 2020

My deepest condolences to Terry’s family at this very sad time. May you Rest In Peace dear Terry.

Liz Yong

May 18, 2020

I will miss Mom Terry for her elegance and class; for her kindness in listening to me and not judging; and for making possible my friendship with Jennifer.
My sincerest and heartfelt sympathies to Fred, and the Kealey family.....Mom Terry is in a much better place now.

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY

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