Marie Julia Ng (Julie)
Born June 2nd ,1939 in Tampico, Tamaulipas, Mexico. Left this earth on January 18th, 2022 in Toronto, Ontario. She spent most of her lifetime building memories in Sudbury, Ontario where she made many friends, though her heart will forever be in her much-loved Mexico.
She was a Wife (Don), Mom of three daughters (Kimberly & Wil, Jessica & Suresh, Jennifer & Anthony), Grandma (Wilbur, Jacob, Matthew, Julia, Joshua), translator, master chef, artist, gardener, teacher, calligrapher, and bargain hunter.
Julie’s colourful character attracted many people. Her livelihood began when she was a telephone operator at Bell in Tampico, Mexico. The telephone was her lifeline and she loved to talk on the phone for hours as it brought her great comfort to have that company. Julie had a strong connection to her faith, and would never miss a day of saying her daily prayers. Julie truly lived through Christ expressed by her generosity. She had the gift of networking and helped many newcomers get established with the several languages she spoke. Julie was recognized for many volunteer positions, and had great satisfaction using her skills to help others. She was a talented chef and baker and would show her love through food. Julie had a green thumb and passion for making flower arrangements. In recent years, she revived her love and talent for crocheting which provided her with hours of tranquility.
Julie was blessed with many friends who took her under their wings and embraced her unique personality. She truly had a desire to live, however her health brought her down. She would always say, “when I kick the bucket…” Well, that time has come and you had quite the journey! Many have been blessed to have you in their lives, and will miss you deeply.