ENGEL, Reta Jean

Reta Jean Engel passed away at the age of 78 peacefully at Hospice Prince Edward on August 14, 2020 after a short battle with cancer. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, friend and very active in the local community including volunteering at the Second Time Around Shop where she made many close friends. She leaves behind sons Greg Engel (Jeanne) and Brian Engel (Sandra); Granddaughter Sarah Waldman-Engel (Bill) as well as sisters Helena Currie (Jim) and Colleen Thompson (Mike). She was predeceased by her husband Anthonie (Tony) Engel, her sisters Ann Petersen (Eric) and Leona Corbeil (Vic) and brothers Mac (Phreddie), Marvin, and Harold McMillan. The family would like to thank Dr. Graham Burke and the many support staff at Hospice Prince Edward for their compassionate care. Family inurnment at Glenwood Cemetery will be held at a later date. Memorial donations to Hospice Prince Edward would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements entrusted to Whattam Funeral Home 33 Main Street, Picton, ON www.whattamfuneralhome.com