Muriel Barill

Obituary of Muriel Sherwood Barill

Barill, Muriel (née South)


Passed away peacefully at home with her family by her side on Wednesday, May 15, 2019 at the age of 85.  Muriel was predeceased by her loving husband Bill; her parents Bill and Gertrude South; brother Frank South, sisters Jean (late Gerry) Vandusen and Anna White.  Muriel will be sadly missed by her sisters Mary (Dave) Splane and Isabelle (late Earl) Carey; sisters-in-law Eva (Bob) Dryden, Dolores (late Roy) Siegman, Betty (Tip) Thompson, Barbarita (late Bill) Watson and brothers-in-law Don (Val) Barill and Bill White.  Muriel’s memory will be cherished by numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Muriel loved her family and friends, especially the little ones, feeding the birds, gardening and being outdoors. Muriel was always smiling with a positive attitude and a great sense of humour.


A graveside service will be held at Maple Vale cemetery on Friday, May 24, 2019 at 1:00pm. Donations in memory of Muriel can be made to St. Francis De Sales Roman Catholic Church, Smiths Falls. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the Lannin Funeral Home.  Messages of condolence may be left for the family at

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Graveside Interment

1:00 pm
Friday, May 24, 2019
Maple Vale Cemetery
321 County Road 29
Smiths Falls, Ontario, Canada
Officiated by Father Rod McNeil

Celebration of Life

A celebration of life will be held at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 95, immediately following the interment at Maple Vale Cemetery.