With loving care and support from her family and caregivers, Merry Star Lento passed peacefully from this life the morning of February 25, 2016 after a gradual decline in health. One of seven children for Louis and Mildred Lento, Merry was born on Christmas Day 1949, and was given her name by Dr. Sparling East.
Merry is lovingly survived by 2 daughters: Maureen (Mat) Cayen, and Sparla (B.J.) Wilson, 5 grandchildren: Gavin Cayen, and Taylor, Brock, Grady, and Jamie-Lynn Wilson, 3 brothers: Frank (Maureen) Lento, Ralph (Shelly) Lento, and Larry (Lynn) Lento, and 3 sisters: Christine (Guy) Bremault, Pat Lento (Aaron McArthur), and Louise (Wally) Kerr as well as many aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews, and great nieces and nephews. She will also be missed by many dear, close friends who were a very important part of her life. Merry was predeceased by her parents, Louis and Mildred.
A wonderful hostess, Merry loved cooking and baking, her home was always a welcome haven for family and friends. She enjoyed suduko puzzles, playing cards and games, and sharing great conversation over a cup of coffee. Merry will be sadly missed and never forgotten by all who loved her.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, or to the Ronald McDonald House.
Memories & condolences shared at www.cherishedmemoriesfs.com Arrangements entrusted to Cherished Memories Funeral Services Ltd.