MAW, Joan (nee Bowness). Passed away on Thursday, December 9, 2004 after a long brave battle of cancer at the age of sixty-four years. Beloved mother of Joanne, Ronnie and Jimmy. Sister Thelma, sister-in-law Marilyn Bowness and longtime friend Norman. She will also be missed by her nieces, nephews and grandchildren. Many thanks to V.O.N. and CLSC Nurses. A funeral service will be held at the Mount Royal Funeral Complex (1297 Chemin de la Foret, Outremont, 514-279-6540) on Monday, December 13, 2004 at 11 a.m. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society would be appreciated. Published in the Montreal Gazette on 12/11/2004.