Mrs Joan Marie Gratton - November 1, 2008 - It is with great sadness that the Gratton family announces the sudden passing of Joan Marie Gratton on November 1, 2008 at Ajax Pickering Hospital at the age of 74. Loving wife to the late Wilfred Gratton. Cherished mother to Kelly Ann (Patrick) and Kathleen (Trevor). Much loved grandmother to Matthew, Michael and Sarah. Dearest Friend to Carol and John Radu and their children Christine (Scott) and Michael (Lisa). Adored sister to Maurice, Marguerite and Goldie. Remembered for her many years as a Registered Nurse at Ajax Pickering Hospital and later at MedChem. Family will receive friends at the McEACHNIE FUNERAL HOME (28 Old Kingston Road, Ajax, 905-428-8488.) on Tuesday November 4, 2008 from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral Mass to take place on Wednesday November 5, 2008 at Holy Redeemer Roman Catholic Church (796 Eyer Drive, Pickering) at 11:00 a.m. Interment: Resurrection Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated. A Book of Condolence may be signed below.