Violet Prouty

Obituary of Violet Lillian Prouty

Peacefully at home in Abbotsford, British Columbia, surrounded by family, Violet Lillian M. Curtis Prouty in her 98th year on Monday, February 18, 2019. Predeceased by her husband of 58 years, Stewart in 2007. Deeply cherished mother of seven:  Janet Brock (Lawrence), Don (Pam Peterson), Bob (Penelope Bender), Joy Sheffield (Marcus), Will (Anne Houtman), Joan LaPointe (Marcel), and Jean Benoit. Adored grandma of 27: Lauralee Dukeshire (Mark), James Brock, Steven Brock, Janelle Sadoway (Nick); Alex Prouty (Marga Coleman), David Prouty (Cyndi Gray), Stephen Prouty, Becca Cross (Brendan), Joanna Mayo (Justynn}; Heather Engen (Dwight), Danny Prouty (Amy Wolcott), Ted Prouty (Kristin Holton), Jonny Prouty, Sam Bender-Prouty, Sean Bender-Prouty; Katie FiveCrows (Jayson), Jenni Sheffield; Jesse Prouty, Amy Prouty, Jay Prouty; Joe LaPointe (Megan Souza), Jonathan LaPointe (Hilary de Fluiter), Jillian LaPointe, Jenna LaPointe; Brian Benoit (Alicia Stapleton), Nicki Benoit, Justin Benoit (Kristen McCurdy). Treasured great-grandmother of 41 and counting. Dear aunt to many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her siblings, Arch, Roy and his wife Ellen, and Winnie. Survived by in-laws, Walter Fedusenko and Louise Prouty. Besides her family she was also a much-loved Grade 1 and 2 teacher at College Park Elementary School in Oshawa.

A Service will be held Saturday, March 16, 2019 at College Park SDA Church, 1164 King Street East in Oshawa with visitation from 2:30 p.m. and service at 3 p.m.  If desired, memorial donations may be made to College Park SDA Church and marked for Community Services or to ADRA Canada Memories, photos and condolences may be shared at