OBITUARY

Hazel Gertie Gertrude Bannister Knox

May 23, 1920May 7, 2012

Quietly, after a brief and courageous struggle, on Monday, May 7, 2012, at Pleasant Meadow Manor, with her family at her side, in her 92nd year. Gertrude was the beloved wife of the late James “Jim” Knox. Dearly loved mother of Cliff Knox (Elizabeth). Devoted Nana of Mark Knox (Amanda Jette-Knox) and Brian Knox (Jill Redmond). Cherished Great Grandmother of Aerik, Declan, Jackson, Emily, Alicia and Hunter. Dear sister of Bernice Wilcock, Albert Bannister, and the late Marguerite Knox, Lillian Campbell and Bruce Bannister. A long-time volunteer at Y’s Buys – the YWCA Thrift Store. Gertie will be remembered by many relatives and friends, but especially ‘the little ones.’ Visiting will be held at the COMSTOCK FUNERAL HOME & CREMATION CENTRE, 356 Rubidge Street, on Thursday, May 10, from 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held in the Comstock Chapel on Friday, May 11, at 11 am. Interment will take place at Glen Morris Cemetery, on Saturday, May 12, at 12 noon, with a reception to follow. Donations to the YWCA or a children’s charity of your choice would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at www.comstockfuneralhome.com.

Services

  • Funeral Service Friday, May 11, 2012
  • Visiting Thursday, May 10, 2012
REMEMBERING

Hazel Gertie Gertrude Bannister Knox

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John Huntley

May 9, 2012

I will miss you Gertie.

Wendy Blair

May 9, 2012

No matter how long our loved ones are in our lives, it just never seems to be long enough. Aunt Gert was a very special lady who will be missed by many. Take comfort in all the wonderful memories she has left for you to enjoy.

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Gertie's Father, Thomas Clifford Bannister

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Gertie's parents - Clifford and Sara Bannister

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Gertie and Jim

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Gertie's and Jim's Wedding

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Her beautiful baby boy Clifford

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Clifford & Sara Bannister, Gertrude's parents

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Gert and Jim 1956