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Stevenson, Rheta (nee Tennant)
Passed away peacefully surrounded by family at the Royal Oak LTC on October 29, 2022, at 97 years of age. Dear wife of the late Rex Allan Stevenson (2004). Loving mother of Janet Armstrong (Winston) and Nancy Ringrose (Troy). Treasured grandmother of Jennifer Armstrong (Wally), Donald Armstrong (Sandy), Crystal Ringrose, Stephanie Ringrose (Emily) and the late Neil Armstrong (1977). Great grandma of Cameron and Sierra Matwijiw. Predeceased by her siblings, Clair Tennant (Mae), Gerald Tennant (Helen) and Bessie Hostine (late Raymond). Sister-in-law of the late Joe Stevenson (Faye), Jean Voakes (Joe), Lloyd Stevenson (Dorothy), Eleanor Martin (Gil), and Kay Garant (Cliff). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. She will be sadly missed by her long-time neighbour Lydia Dietrich (late Murray). Special thanks to the caring and compassionate staff of Royal Oak Long Term Care, Kingsville.
Rheta was a dedicated mother, mother-in-law, grandmother & great grandmother. She was the sweetest lady alive! Rheta is resting at the Kennedy Funeral Home Ltd. (519-776-7378) 128 Talbot St. N, Essex on Tuesday, November 1, 2022, from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. The funeral service will take place at the funeral home on Wednesday at 11 a.m. Interment Evergreen Memorial Park Cemetery Leamington. Donations may be made to Heart & Stroke Foundation or to the Windsor Cancer Centre Foundation. You may send your condolences online at www.kennedyfh.com