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July 25, 2017

Florence Mary Nicholson (née Hartwick) of Kincardine died with family by her side, at the South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Kincardine, Tuesday, July 25, 2017, in her 90th year. Beloved wife of the late Mac Nicholson who predeceased her in 2007. Dear mother of Marion Emmerton (Don) of Kincardine, John Nicholson of Fort St. John, British Columbia, Dianne Bath of Kincardine, and Brenda Wheeler (Guy) and Sandra Liddle (Steve), all of Waterloo. Missed by her grandchildren, Bruce, Heather, Darren, Deanna, Angela (Brandon), Robbie (Dolly), Florence (Matt), Robyn (Bryann), Ryan, Rachael and Alex (Sandra); 11 great-grandchildren and six great-great-grandchildren. Fondly remembered by her brother, Ken Hartwick of Cornwall; in-laws, Helen Stanley (Ray) of Hanover, Marjorie  Nicholson of Bervie; and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents, Jack and Martha (née Leithead) Hartwick; brother, Jim Hartwick (Betty); and in-laws, Rollande Hartwick, Norman Nicholson, Marjorie Thompson (Howard), Bert Nicholson (Eva), Clayton Nicholson (Doris), Kay Thacker (Ronald) and Ron Harkness. Visitation was held at the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, Thursday afternoon, and continues Thursday, July 27, from 7-9 p.m., where the funeral will be held Friday, July 28, at 1:30 p.m., with Betty Elliott officiating. Interment Kincardine Cemetery. Memorial donations to the Kincardine and Community Health Care Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. “If you’ve been lucky enough to have had a mother and grandma like ours, then you’ve been lucky enough.”