January 8, 1923 - February 27, 2017
Service Date: March 4, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Gormandy, Sylvia Leonie
(nee Ng Pow)
Jan. 8, 1923 – Feb. 27, 2017
It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Sylvia, a devoted daughter, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Sylvia was the eldest child of Arthur Louis Ng Pow and Muriel Alice Wills. Sylvia was the wife of the late Reverend Lionel Gormandy (2014). She was predeceased by her daughter, Joy Ifill (2011), and son Frances de Gourville (2008), her grand-daughter Carla (2016), by her siblings George, Mervyn, Roger, Gloria and Frances. She is deeply mourned by her daughtrer Hazel, her step-daughter Dorothy, and members of the Gormandy family, her grandson Jeremy (Mary), her granddaughter Maryse (Michael), her youngest sister, Anne (Ernle) in the UK, her brother Michael (Gloria), in Trinidad, and by her great-grandsons, Joshua, Michael, Matthew, Mishach, Mark, and Malachi. She is also mourned by many nieces, nephews and cousins around the world. Friends may visit at The Church of St. Barnabas, 70 James Street (at Kent) on Saturday March 4, from 10 a.m. until time of service at 11 a.m. Donations in memory of Sylvia made to St. Barnabas Choir Fund would be greatly appreciated.