Lila Mary Prince (nee Mackwood)

It is with heavy hearts that we announce Lila's peaceful passing surrounded by family at Bonnechere Manor on Wednesday February 20, 2019 at the age of 87.  Beloved wife of the late Alan Prince (March 29, 2000) for 46 years.  Dearly loved Mother of son David (Janice) of Kanata, daughter Jane Prince Ramsay of Ottawa and predeceased by daughter Anne Patrice (December 29, 1960).  Loving grandma of Erin Ramsay, Adam (Nadia) and Amy Prince and great-grandma of Liam. Dear sister in law of Florence Hudson and  Philip Dresch. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews

Lila was predeceased, her parents Stephen and Annie Mackwood, her brother Stephen Mackwood Jr (late Amelia), and her sister law Joan Dresch. 

Lila will be deeply missed by her family and her many wonderful and loyal friends. Lila had a positive impact on thousands of students that she taught over her teaching career at St. Francis Xavier School and St. Thomas Apostle School. Lila was very involved in her community with her Church, book club, University Women's League and the Renfrew Tennis Club to name a few. Our heartfelt thanks to Dr. Pinard and the wonderful staff at the Bonnechere Manor for their love, care and compassion over the years.  

Visitation will be held at the Goulet Funeral Home, 310 Argyle St, S Renfrew on Friday from 2-4, 7-9 pm and after 9:45 am Saturday.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Francis Xavier Church, Renfrew on Saturday February 23rd at 11:00.  Spring interment parish cemetery. Donations in lieu of flowers, may be made to the Dementia Society or Bonnechere Manor. Online condolences/donations may be made at