June 25, 1966 - June 12, 2016
Katherine Bruce (nee Lankester)
Peacefully, surrounded by her family, after a valiant battle on Sunday, June 12, 2016 at the age of 49. Much loved wife of Kevin. Proud stepmother of Lindsay Gillies (Jason) and Hayley Bruce (Richard), and loving Nana to Jacob and Liam. Beloved daughter of John and Danka Lankester, and big sister of Richard (Sally), Hugh (Deanna), Christopher (Jonafe) and David (Kirsten). The family wish to extend a heartfelt thank you to Dr. Susan Dent, and the many caregivers who cared and supported Katherine throughout her courageous journey. A Memorial Mass will be held at Resurrection of Our Lord Catholic Church, 1940 Saunderson Dr., Ottawa on Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 11:00 am, followed by a reception. In lieu of flowers, a donation to the Ottawa Regional Cancer Foundation would be appreciated. Condolences, tributes or donations may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com.