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Obituary for Irene "Rene" Roberts-Nigh (Haddon)

Passed away peacefully at Orchards Retirement Residence on Friday, May 24, 2019 at the age of 85. Beloved wife of Glenn Nigh. Predeceased by her first husband Fred Roberts. Loving Mum of Damon Roberts (Sandy), Darren Roberts, Chris Roberts (Georgia) and Lindsay Roberts. Loved step-mother of Nancy Nigh and Carol Nigh (Jason Hookey). Cherished Nana of Denyse Roberts (Kyle Chambers), Emily Roberts (Sean McBride), Evan Roberts, Emily Nigh and Tess Hookey. Dear sister of Maureen Salt of Spain. Rene was born in Hastings, England and later immigrated to Canada in 1954. She will be fondly remembered for her avid love of walking, teaching yoga, lawn bowling, dancing and her unbeatable game of table tennis. As per Rene's wishes, cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held at STONEHOUSE-WHITCOMB FUNERAL HOME, 11 Mountain Street, GRIMSBY (905-945-2755) on Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 12:30 p.m. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to Rose Cottage Visiting Volunteers, Beamsville ( would be sincerely appreciated by the family.