Lynda Elbert

Lynda Elbert

Lynda Mary Elbert (nee Hartman), of Richmond Hill, passed away peacefully at Meaford Long Term Care, on Friday, January 12, 2024. She was 85. 

Born on June 20, 1938, in Niagara Falls, NY, to the late Anthony and Sylvia (nee Kaine) Hartman. Lynda was a dedicated registered nurse for 40 years at St. Joseph's Hospital in Toronto. Even upon retirement, she continued providing homecare services for another 15 years. Lynda loved camping and had many fond memories of spending time at Camp Kumuntome with family and friends. She always had a soft spot for animals, and over the years has had many cats and dogs and provided them all with the utmost care. Lynda was also an avid reader, and you could often find her with her nose in a good book.  

Survived by her children Lawrence ‘Larry’ (Christina ‘Chris’) Elbert of Hanover and Fay Elbert of Richmond Hill. Grandma of Larry Jr., Jeremy and Ben, and Great Grandma to Colton. Dear sister of Anthony ‘Tony’ (Chalor ‘Cheb’) Hartman of Niagara Falls, NY, and sister Donna Caton (nee Hartman) of Lockport, NY. She will be fondly remembered by many family and friends, and her extended family at Camp Kumuntome.  Predeceased by her husband Gabriel ‘Gabe’ in 1983, and her parents.

Visitation will be held at Mighton Funeral Home, Hanover, on Wednesday, January 17, 2024, from 5-8 pm.  A Funeral Mass will be held on Thursday, January 18, 2024 at 11 am, at St. Francis Xavier Church - Carlsruhe.  Father Emmanuel Azike officiating. Inurnment in the spring/summer in Fairview Cemetery, Niagara Falls, Ontario.

Memorial donations to the Alzheimer Society of Grey-Bruce (, Grey-Bruce Animal Shelter(, or a charity of your choice would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy. 

Public Condolences

Dear Elbert Family,

We are deeply saddened to hear about the loss of your beloved mother. She was an exceptional person whose warmth and kindness touched the lives of everyone she met. During this difficult time, please know that our thoughts are with your entire family. The love and memories of your mother will forever remain in our hearts. If there's anything we can do to support you, please don't hesitate to let us know.

With heartfelt sympathy,

The Nicoletti Family

- Charissa Nicoletti
January 17, 2024

Dear Larry and family !
Our deepest condolences at this sad time !
Unfortunately, this faces all of us and now it was your Mom's turn to join her parents and your dad . This will be a big change in your life.
Have strength..
With warm thoughts ..
The Pelkinen family

- Ben Pelkinen and Family
January 16, 2024

Dear Larry, Chris, Larry Jr., Jeremy and Ben ( and Colton} My thoughts and prayers are with you. Take care of each other. Hugs. Maureen Daly and Logan

- Maureen Daly
January 14, 2024

My sincerest condolences to the Elbert family on the loss of a dear family member. Lynda devoted her life to the service of others both in her professional life and with her family and friends. May she enjoy peace and happiness in the world beyond to which she has now passed.

- Elizabeth A. Asbury
January 14, 2024

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123 10th Street
Hanover, Ontario N4N 1N4
Phone: 519-364-3660
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