HARRIS: Flossie Mae (nee Lampman) of Caressant Care Mary Bucke, St. Thomas
Harris- Flossie Mae (nee Lampman) of Caressant care Mary Bucke passed away peacefully at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital on Friday, May 31st, 2013 at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital in her 82nd year. She will be sadly missed by a number of nieces and nephews. She was born August 26th, 1930 in St. Thomas, the daughter of the late Dexter and Rose Lampman. Predeceased by Sisters late Laura Colfax and Jean Gosnell and Brother John Lampman. Flossie was a retired cook from the Elgin manor.
A Memorial Service will be held at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas on Wednesday at 11:00a.m. Visitation at the funeral home Tuesday evening from 7:00- 9:00p.m.Cremation has taken place. Donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes or to one’s charity of choice.
The Williams Funeral Home was founded in 1893 by P.R. Williams and is one of the oldest Funeral businesses in the province. Over the next seven decades the business was passed down through several generations in the Williams Family. In the eariler years they occupied a number of different buildings along Talbot Street and in 1929 they purchased the building at 45 Elgin Street, from which they still operate.
In 1966, Gordon Hughson, who had operated the Hughson Funeral Home in Aylmer for the previous twenty one years, purchased the funeral home and continued the long tradition of dedication and service. Currently, the funeral home is operated by his sons, Allan and Gary Hughson.