Christine Pilgrim

December 26, 1953 to October 4, 2020


Passed away suddenly but peacefully at home, Christine Joy Pilgrim, aged 66 years.  Predeceased by her husband Harry Pilgrim, parents Jonathan and Clara Tucker, and brothers Rick and Eugene Tucker.  Left with fond and loving memories her children Henry and Michelle, her long-time companion Doug Ridgeley, siblings Peter (Carol), Johnny (Roxanne), Amelia (Rick), Ethel (Ken); nieces and nephews Amanda (Shawn), Ken (Lindsey), Rick (Heather), Sherry (Craig), Jason (Andrea), Tiffany (Mark), Cassie (Jason), and Alex (Jane), good friends Wayne (Jen), Julie (Mack) as well as a large circle of extended family and friends too numerous to mention.  Mom was known for her homemade bread, her plastic canvas’, her love of Elvis, her infectious smile and the friends she made wherever she went.  Family will receive visitors at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Tuesday, October 6 and Wednesday, October 7 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Funeral service will be held from St. Philip’s Anglican Parish on Thursday, October 8 at 11:00 am.  In lieu of flowers, donations in Christine’s memory may be made to the Janeway Children’s Hospital Foundation or the Canadian Diabetes Association.


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Condolences to all the family . Christine was a wonderful person, her plastic canvas, was always in hand and the stories of how she made so much. Never an unkind word . Certainly taken too soon
I will certainly miss her.

Belinda. Formally of the Eye Clinic HEC

Doug Henry and Michelle
Sorry for your loss. Your Mom was a very kind hearted person. Rip Chris.

Peter and Jonny
sorry to hear of your sisters passing. our sincere condolences
Ray and Gisele Parsons

Henry – I am so sorry to hear of the passing of your mom. my thoughts and prayers go to you. She will always be in your heart, take care my friend and stay strong.

Henry – I was so saddened to learn of your mom’s passing, I know how much she meant to you. My sincere condolences to you and your family.

Henry, our deepest symptom to you and your loved ones on the loss of your mother. Your friends and acquaintances at the Miller Center are well aware of your love and affection for your mom. and how much she will be missed. Take care and may your dear mom Rest In Peace.

Michelle and family: I am sorry to read of your mother’s death. My family and I enjoyed many a loaf of her baked bread.

To Henry, Michelle, and all Christine’s family, our sincere condolences. Sorry for your loss

Deepest Condolences Henry, Michelle and family. Thinking of you during this sad time.

My deepest condolences to all the family in your time of sorrow.

My deepest condolences to all the family in your time of sorrow.

Henry, Michelle and Doug,
We are saddened to hear of Christine’s passing.
She was a joy of life, friendly and a very caring woman. She had a heart of gold.
She will be missed by all.

Please reach out if you need anything.
Thinking of you,
Peter,Janet, Benjamin, Thomas and Jacob Lem
Mississauga, Ontario

I am sorry Michelle and Henry for ur loss of ur mom

A big heart and a big smile is what ill cherish go rest now with the angels. Many of times you comforted me like climbing
into bed with me when I was crying like a baby the night mom passed, for your love and care I will be forever grateful!

So sorry to hear about Christine. We always had a nice chat about her plastic canvas. I have a few things she made for me at home. She was a very sweet women. Will miss seeing her and having a chat. Sending my condolences.

My sincere condolences from Diane and Dot Tucker

My sincere condolences to Christine’s children and siblings.

Our Deepest Sympathy to all of Cristine’s Family. May She Rest In Peace!!