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June 13, 1939 - July 29, 2021
Martin, Sylvia Elizabeth – In loving memory of Sylvia Elizabeth Martin (nee Glibbery), 82 years old, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on July 29th, 2021 at the Royal Victoria Hospital in Barrie, Ontario.
Predeceased by her parents, Arthur Glibbery and Lillian Glibbery (nee Rannelli). Beloved wife of the late Lionel (Leo) Joseph Martin (predeceased 1993). Loving mother of Murray (Lynda), Blaine (Angela), Cheryl (Bryan), and Neal (Kristi). Cherished Nanny of Bryanna (Tyler), Jonathan (Kiana), Ryan, Joshua, Hudson and Hayden. Sylvia was born on Coniston and was the youngest of five children. Her sister Lois Macdonald deceased (Murray predeceased), her brothers Roy predeceased (Helen), Kenneth predeceased (Marina), and Herbert predeceased (Rolland).
In her early years she was famous for her cooking and baking. She worked as an administrative assistant and then later drove a school bus for 30 years. While living in Coniston, Sylvia belonged to the All Saints Anglican Church. She loved to read, enjoyed playing cards with family and friends and gardening. There were so many wonderful years and beautiful memories created at her home in Coniston. She will be dearly missed by all.
As per Sylvia’s request, there will be no funeral or visitation. There will be a celebration of life to be determined at a later date.
Messages of condolence can be forwarded to the family through adamsfuneralhome.ca