Elizabeth LaingNovember 7, 2017
Elizabeth Laing, age 92, passed away surrounded by family and friends on Tuesday, November 7, 2017. She was born on September 10, 1925 in Greenock, Scotland. Elizabeth was predeceased by her husband Gordon; son Ian; sister Sadie (John) McAlpine; brothers Victor (Doreen), Peter (Betty) Phillips and William (Millie) Phillips. She is survived by her sons Philip (Nancy), Gordon (Loranna) Laing, Brent (Susan) Laing and Brian Laing; grandchildren Ted, Jennifer (Robert) Solmondson, Gordon (Natalie), Steven, Rob (Amber), Allison (Jon), Scott and Jeff (Cait); great-grandchildren Anna, Jacob, Lucas, Gordon, Ethan, Keira and Kayleigh; daughter-in-law Lois (Wayne) Axford; and dear friend Adele Kuss. Mom travelled the world with her best friend Adele and cherished friendships were made along the way, especially Hazel and Sally. Elizabeth was an active member of the War Brides of Canada. The Funeral Service will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017 at St. Martin’s United Church (2617 Clarence Ave. S.) in Saskatoon. The Burial will take place later that day at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Royal University Hospital Foundation – Saskatoon Burn Unit, (103 Hospital Drive, Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8). Arrangements in care of John Schachtel – Mourning Glory Funeral Services (306) 978-5200.