Rema Mary Attwood (nee White)

July 27, 1932 to December 28, 2019


Passed suddenly but peacefully away on December 28, 2019, Rema Mary Attwood at the Agnes Pratt Nursing Home.  She is predeceased by husband Bill (December 12, 1997).  Also, predeceased by sisters Marie Parsons, Isabel Hewitt and Peg Simmons and brother Charlie White.  Rema was the cherished Mom to Debbie Scaplen (Tony) and Heather Rowsell (Craig); wonderful grandmother to Jeff Morrissey (Erin Murphy), Krista Tiller (Steve), Allison Clapham (Jamie), Laura Rowsell (Andrew Hull) and Stephen Rowsell (Angela Norman); adoring and loving great grandmother to Madison and Joshua Tiller and Hailey and Dylan Clapham. Also mourning her loss, sister Linda Corsten of Ottawa and a large circle of extended family and friends.  A special thank you to the staff of Southview at the Agnes Pratt Home, who were her family during the last year.  Your care and treatment of our “Mom” was second to none and for that we will be eternally grateful.  Resting at Carnell’s Funeral Home, 329 Freshwater Road, on Monday December 30 from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.  Private burial to take place on December 31 at 11:00 a.m. at Mount Pleasant Cemetery.  No flowers by request.  Donations in Rema’s honour may be made to the Agnes Pratt Home or the Canadian Diabetes Association.  To send a message of condolence please visit



2-4 p.m. on December 30, 2019

7-9 p.m. on December 30, 2019

Carnell’s Funeral Home
329 Freshwater Road
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Dear Debbie, Heather and families,
I am so sorry for your loss. Your mom was such a kind, sweet lady. and a wonderful neighbour. I will always remember her smile and infectious laugh. Cherish the memories.
Ron and Gill

Dear Debbie and Heather,

We were so saddened to hear about your mother’s passing. My mom, Patty, Terry and myself have great memories of your parents when you lived on Kenmount Road. They were always so good to us.

Betty, Sherry, Patty and Terry Halliday

My sympathy to you, Debbie, and your family. I remember the afternoon I spent with you and your Mom at Allie’s home on her last visit here.. She was so enjoying her time there, and her little Great Grandchildren Hailey and Dylan..
She was happy just to be there with the people she loved..
Sue and Ron

So sorry for your loss. I remember your mom as such a sweet, dear lady. My thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

So sorry to hear of your loss.. I remember your mom as a sweet, kind and caring person. My thoughts are with you.

Heather, Craig and family. So very sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. My sincere condolences.

Peggy (Day) Tilley

So sorry to hear of your mother passing away. I didn’t really know her but saw and spoke to her when visiting Southview. My husband, Les was there for over a year and was moved to Fairhaven. He passed away on Dec. 6th. My deepest sympathy Debbie and family.

Debbie and family. Your Mom will be missed by all who knew her. A wonderful lady with a great sense of humor. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.

So sorry for your loss. I have very fond memories of the sweet lady your mom was. My thoughts are with the family at this difficult time.

Dear Debbie and Family, Philip and I are very sorry to hear of your Mom’s death. We send our sincere condolences, thoughts, prayers, and love. Stephanie and Philip Gavell

So sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you..
Jeanette and Norm

Heather and Debbie
Our sincerest condolences on the loss of your Mom.

Laura I am so sorry to hear about your grandmother. Please accept my sincere and deepest condolences to you and your family. Your fond and loving memories will help you through this difficult time.

Debbie and family, so sorry for your loss. May you find peace and comfort in the wonderful memories you hold so dear. Thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Debbie and family, we are so very sorry for the loss of your precious mom. She was always so welcoming and loved I chatting with her when she was at Steven and Krista’s. She loved being with Madison and Joshua and they dearly loved their Grandnan.

Debbie and Family,
I am so sorry for your loss. Keep the memories alive and she will never be far away. Sending you lots of love.
Jamie Butt

Heather, Debbie and families, My sincerest condolences to you. It is good to see that your mother lived such along life. I am thinking of you at this time????

Sincerely Heather French

Debbie so sorry for your loss….out of town ….but am thinking of you …Elsa

Debbie Heather and families
We are so sorry to hear if your mom’s passing. I will always remember her wonderful laugh and that beautiful smile. She was a kind neighbour and always so good to my mom.
You were so lucky to call her mom and she was equally blessed with caring daughters.
May your many warm memories bring you comfort.
You are in our thoughts.