After a valiant and courageous battle, Yolande slipped away peacefully at the age of 71 on Monday, December 13, 2010. Predeceased by her dearly loved father George Aimé Ainsley, her mother Sylvia Gilbert, and brother Bertrand Ainsley. She will live on in the hearts and lives of her children, Linda Thuler, Janet (Bill Kerekes), and Daniel Miller (Brigitte Lessard), her grandchildren, Chris and kyle Kerekes, Janic, Céline, and Annie Gaudreau, her great grandchild Xavier, her brothers and sisters, Félicia Tremblay, Raymond (Réjane Gagnon), Ginette, Jean-Marc (Gaétaine Côté), Rachel (Mivil Fortin) and Christine (Alain Bossé), and several nieces and nephews. Visitation at McEvoy-Shields Funeral Home, 1411 Hunt Club Road, on Monday, December 20 from 10 to 11 a.m. followed immediately by a memorial service in the chapel at 11 a.m. A reception will follow the service. Special thanks to the staff of Saint-Vincent Hospital for their wonderful and compassionate care. The family is requesting no flowers and, as an expression of sympathy, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences at www.mcevoy-shields.com.