BANKS, Mary Louise

Peacefully at Lakeridge Health in Oshawa on Sunday, December 30th, 2018 at the age of 81.  Predeceased 35 days prior by her husband Cedric. Adoring mother of Catherine, Sheila and her husband Angelo Siciliano.  Cherished mama of Isabella.  Treasured sister of the late Dr. Donald James.  Mary will be missed by many nieces and nephews, extended family and friends in both Canada and England.  Mary was passionate about her career in teaching.  She was an avid Bridge player and reader; and loved her granddaughter.  Relatives and friends are invited to attend at McINTOSH-ANDERSON-KELLAM FUNERAL HOME LTD., 152 King Street East, Oshawa (905-433-5558) on Friday, January 4th, 2019 from 2 - 4 p.m. and 7 - 9 p.m., and Saturday, January 5th, 2019 from 2 p.m., until the time of the funeral service in the funeral home chapel at 3:00 p.m.  Donations in memory of Mary to Christ Memorial Anglican Church would be appreciated.  Online condolences may be shared at


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  • Jan 1, 2019

    June and Charles Umpherson
    We are deeply saddened at the news of Mary's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with Catherine,Sheila, and all the family. 
  • Jan 3, 2019

    Heather & Harry Vanderzwet
    Sheila, Angelo, Isabella, Catherine & family. Our thoughts are with you at this sad time. Mary was a delight in many of our work celebrations, even hosting Fran's bridal shower with you. She leaves behind many fond memories. In deepest sympathy.......Heather & Harry.
  • Jan 13, 2019

    So deeply sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers with the family 

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