Bridget Calpin, beloved wife, mother, and Nana passed away on Tuesday, January 29th, 2019. She will be dearly missed by her husband Martin, her children Mike (Karen), Anne (Drummond), Caroline (Martin), and Michele (Leon) and grandchildren Katy, Reilly, Martin, Jack, Wade, Lauren, Bridget, Michele, and Sierra. Bridget was born Bridget Shaw in Eddlewood, Scotland on January 27, 1936. Bridget met the love of her life at the age of 16. They married in 1960 and immigrated to Canada. They had four children in five years and after raising her family Bridget trained as a Speech Therapist and worked as a Teaching Assistant at St. Bonaventure School. Bridget was a keen bridge player and golfer, an excellent baker, and enjoyed yoga and meditation. She was a gifted creative writer and poet. The most important thing to Bridget was family to whom she imbued the importance of independent thinking and emphasized personal growth. Visitation at PAUL O'CONNOR FUNERAL HOME, 1939 Lawrence Ave. E. (Between Warden and Pharmacy) from 9:30 to 10:30 am on Saturday, February 2, 2019. Funeral Mass to follow at St. Bonaventure’s Church (Leslie south of Lawrence)at 11 am. Interment Holy Cross Catholic Cemetery. In lieu of flowers please make a donation to Bridget’s favourite charity, The Canadian Food for Children at www.canadianfoodforchildren.net.
Messages of Condolence
To Martin We are very very sad to hear of the passing of Bridget. Our condolences go out to you and your family. With deepest sympath...
To Martin We are very very sad to hear of the passing of Bridget. Our condolences go out to you and your family. With deepest sympathies and best wishes. Ab and Charlotte Campion
Ab and Charlotte CampionThornhill OntarioFebruary 01, 2019
Ab and Charlotte Campion Thornhill OntarioFebruary 01, 2019
I am sad to hear of Bridget's passing. She was a caring, kind person. Please accept my condolences.
Dave Leonard Richmond HillFebruary 01, 2019
Martin - sad news. My condolences to you and your family.
Harry meredith OttawaFebruary 01, 2019
Dear Martin and Family. I am very sorry of the passing of Bridget. Our deepest sympathies.
Hannes & Emmy Broschek 7905 Bayview Ave.January 31, 2019
Dear Martin and Family,
I'm very sad to learn of Bridget's passing. My deepest sympathies.