At the Victoria General Hospital Halifax, N.S., on Sunday Jan. 4, 2009, Mary Catherine Amundson of Rattenbury Road, North Granville, aged 65 years. Born in Freetown on July 11, 1943, daughter of the late Andrew and Elsie (MacPhee) Paynter. Wife of Daniel C. Amundson. Mother of Sheila Lane, Wendy Woodside and Donald (Janice) Amundson. Grandmother of Jordyn Woodside, Ashly Woodside and Stephen Lane, special grandmother to Jesse MacLeod. Sister of Helen Somers, Percy, Preston and Junior (Mildred) Paynter. Sister-in-law of Glen, Muriel and Adrienne Paynter, Judith (Jeff) Horkoff, Dale (Zane), Marus (Barb) and Dean (Joy) Amundson. Predeceased by brothers, Ernest, Leigh, Vernon, Elton, Harold and George Paynter. Sisters-in-law, Hazel and Julie Paynter, and brother-in-law, George Somers. Resting at the Davison Funeral Home, Kensington. No visitation by personal request. Funeral Service was held on Saturday, January 10, 2009 in the Davison Funeral Home Chapel at 1:30 p.m. Interment July 11, 2009, at St. Thomas Anglican Church Cemetery, Spring Brook. Celebration of her life to follow. For more information contact Daniel Amundson at If so desired contributions may be made to the Cancer Society.

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