Catherine Anne Liddle (née Burrows) of Kincardine passed away peacefully in her sleep at Brucelea Haven, surrounded by her family, on Sunday, Dec. 3, 2017, in her 85th year.


Loving wife of Norman Liddle.


Loving mother of Rob (Sandra), Stephen (Mollie), Paul (Rhonda), Mark and Geoffrey, all of Kincardine.


Remembered by grandchildren Warren, Hannah (Brent), Jessica, James (Taylor), Bradley, Kiley (Jeremy), Josh (Miranda), Jason (Jackie), Danyelle (Dave) and Jordan (Julia), and by great-grandchildren Beau, Jake, Cayden, Keenan, Myla, Aaliyah and McKenna.


Missed by siblings Lea (Bob) Ashton of Port Elgin, Sharron (Dave) Chappel of Port Elgin and Ron (Barb) Burrows of Kincardine, and by sisters-in-law Millie Burrows of Elmira, Irene Fobert of Bobcaygeon and Carol Burrows of Kincardine.


Also missed by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.


Catherine was born the fifth of eleven children to Frank and Elfleda Burrows (née McPhail) in Kincardine on March 15, 1933. She was a devoted mother, avid gardener and crafts-maker. She championed her family in all endeavours and was a long-time member of the Anglican Church of the Messiah and the Bruce Chapter of the Eastern Star.


Catherine endured a difficult illness in her final years and, with her family, appreciated the magnificent care, dedication and teamwork of the staff at Brucelea Haven in Walkerton.


She was predeceased by her parents Frank & Elfleda Burrows, brothers John, Bruce, Bill, Bob, Wayne, Clair and Donald and daughter-in-law Sue Liddle.


Visitation was held at the Anglican Church of the Messiah in Kincardine on Saturday, Dec. 9, 2017, from 11 a.m. until the service at 12 p.m., with Rev. Rob Hiscox officiating.


Memorial donations to the Kincardine Hospital Foundation or the Anglican Church of the Messiah (Building Fund) or a charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. Portrait and memorial available online at