Elsie lived her life to the fullest passing away peacefully at the age of 80 years with her daughters Desiree and Carmen by her side. Elsie will be joining her beloved mother and father Jessie and Maurice and loving brother Robert in heaven after overcoming many health challenges. Elsie fought the battle of her life over the past few months. She loved her children, family and friends so deeply never asking for anything, but always giving so willingly of herself. Surviving her and carrying on her beautiful, kind spirit are her children Carmen (Lou) and Desiree (John) and cherished grandson Jeremy. No words will ever express how much we love and thank you Mom for filling our lives with so much sunshine, joy and laughter. Your wisdom, strength and courage will guide us through this journey as we forever celebrate your life. We have been blessed with precious memories and you are an angel that will live in our hearts forever. Our lives will never be the same without you. May heaven hear our whispers of how much we love and wish you were here. Mom, we love and miss you so much. God bless, sweet dreams, we locked up and will see you in the morning. Viewing will be open to family and friends on Friday December 6, 7:00-9:00pm at Serenity Funeral Service, 10129 Princess Elizabeth Avenue. Elsie’s funeral service will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 12:00 pm at St. Matthews Parish,13131-86 St. with viewing at 11:15am. Burial will take place following the service at St. Michaels Cemetery,13819-82 St. Reception will be held at St Matthews Parish following the service. Donations may be made in Elsie’s memory to the Stollery Children’s/NICU or Prostate Cancer Canada Foundations.