COWICK, Lois Gloria (nee Verney) Gone to be with John, on Wednesday, December 29, 2004, at the age of 73. Dearly beloved wife of the late John and only daughter of the late Raymond and Louisa Verney. Proud mother of Ron (Betty), Bruce (Debbie) of Victoria, B.C., Doug (Monique), Dwayne (Liz). Foster mother of Valerie (Brian Yank). Special Nanny to Tammy (Chad McArthur), Jeff, Scott (Tanya), Shayne, Sherri, Jacen, Melissa, Corey and Amanda and Great-Nanny of Graham, Blake, Christian, Paris, Zayna and Jordan. Predeceased by brothers Doug, Ray and Leslie and grandson Ronald. Friends may visit at the St. Laurent Chapel of Hulse, Playfair and McGarry, 1200 Ogilvie Rd. at Aviation Pkwy., on Friday, December 31, 2004 from 2-5 and 7-9 p.m. and Saturday, January 1, 2005 from 10 a.m., followed by a funeral service at the Church of the Epiphany, 1290 Ogilvie Rd., Ottawa, at 1 p.m. As an expression of sympathy, memorial contributions to the Elisabeth Bruyere Health Centre, 43 Bruyere St., Ottawa, K1N 5C8, would be appreciated. Mookie is now residing at Dwayne and Liz's. "Never be afraid to say I love you.". Published in the Ottawa Citizen on 12/31/2004.