Peacefully, with family by her side at the Lennox and Addington County Hospital in Napanee on Saturday, July 24, 2021. Margaret Bernice Thompson (Akey) of Napanee at age 94. Beloved wife of the late Frank Thompson. Dear mother of Ronald Thompson (Anne) of Orillia; Dawn Switzer (Gord Mylks) of Kingston; David Thompson; Valerie Stenzl (Peter); Heather Walsh (Frank) and Robin McAvoy (Kevin) all of Napanee. Also survived by 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Bernice spent her life dedicated to her family, her church and her community. Her involvement with Women's Institute, 4H, UCW and many other volunteer roles led to her being awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee award for volunteerism. Mom loved to create, dance, rock and sing to her grand babies and visit with her family and friends. Proudly independent, her remarkable resilience was an inspiration to many. Special thanks to Dr. Carl Lee and the palliative care team for their compassion. The family will receive friends at the HANNAH FUNERAL HOME in Napanee at 123 Dundas Street West (613-354-3341) on Wednesday evening July 28 from 6:00-9:00 p.m. and on Thursday, July 29 from 10:00 a.m., followed by Funeral Service at 11:00 a.m. Interment Deseronto Cemetery. Memorial donations made to the Morningstar Mission would be appreciated by the family.
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