elevated j5anK June 4, 1942 – October 21, 2019
elevated j5anK Visitation
Friday October 25, 2019 from 5 pm to 8 pm
elevated j5anK Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
211 Langstaff Road East, Thornhill, ON, L3T 3Z6
elevated j5anK Funeral Mass
Saturday October 26, 2019 at 12 pm
elevated j5anK Chapel of St. Joseph – Holy Cross Catholic Funeral Home
elevated j5anK Reception
Immediately following the Service in Hall #1
elevated j5anK Cremation
A private Cremation will be taking place.
elevated j5anK Obituary
elevated j5anK It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Georgette Marie Meehan on October 21, 2019. Beloved wife of the late Larry Meehan. Dear Mother to the late Sharon Meehan and to Shawn and his wife Sharon. Loving Nana to Laura, Matthew and Alec. Daughter of the late Simone and Leo Gravelle. Predeceased by her sister Diane (Robert) Giroux and her brother George (Claudette) Gravelle. Survived by her brothers Robert (Lilian) and Richard (Shirley) Gravelle, her sister Theresa Flowerday. Sister-in-law to the late Patrick and Paula Meehan, Michael and Beryl Meehan, Bernadette and Louis O’Neill, May and Tom Clabby. Daughter-in-law to the late Johanna and Laurence Meehan. Survived by her many nieces and nephews.
elevated j5anK Georgette began her career as a cashier at the Power Supermarket located on Bloor Street West. She worked at several stores through out Toronto for Powers then Loblaws for the next several years. Through her work ethic, attention to detail and dedication, she was promoted to Head Cashier during this time.
elevated j5anK When the Loblaw Companies began an aggressive expansion in the 1970/1980’s, Georgette was once again recognized for her work ethic, passion and dedication to her job. She was subsequently offered a position as a Front-End Specialist. Her primary responsibility was to ensure a smooth transition from shopping through to check out.
elevated j5anK As part of the Loblaw Companies family, Georgette went on to open new and refurbished grocery stores including Loblaws, Valu-Mart, No Frills, Fresh Mart and the Superstore throughout Ontario until her retirement.
elevated j5anK Georgette enjoyed spending time with family and friends, travelling, reading, wintering in Florida and playing bingo wherever a hall could be found.
elevated j5anK In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Parkinson Canada in Georgette’s Honour.