The family of Mrs.May Auld wish to announce her passing on April 1st, 2019 at the age of 104. May passed peacefully with her son Glenn at her side in Southbridge Pinewood Court, Thunder Bay. May was born & raised in Westboro, Ottawa. She was the last surviving member of her family of 10 Cowell siblings. May’s life was never dull, she was always ready for a camping or fishing trip, skiing, snowmobiling& socializing with her friends & the love of her life Claude. Even though she was small in stature she could hold her own with her brothers & sisters. Family was very important to her & she had many wonderful memories of her time growing up in a large family. May & Claude moved to Kemptville in 1956 where they began a career in retail grocery, a business they owned & operated until their first retirement in 1969. May then began working at the local Home Hardware store an occupation she absolutely enjoyed. They continued camping & snowmobiling with their friends until Claude became ill with cancer. May was predeceased by her husband Claude in 1989 & her son Dennis in 2011.She is survived by her son Glenn (Patricia) of Thunder Bay, daughter-in-law Carole Auld of Kemptville; grandchildren Dan Auld (Tanya), Megan (Simon) Wright, Tanis (Blair) Miller, Darren Auld, Shayla Auld; great grandchildren Thomas Auld, Arlo & Gus Wright, Liam & Aylish Miller & numerous nieces & nephews. Cremation has taken place in Thunder Bay. Funeral services will take place in Kemptville, Ontario on Saturday, May 11th at 12:00 noon at the Kemptville Chapel of Hulse, Playfair & McGarry funeral home, 805 Prescott Street. Interment will take place on Monday, May 13th at Capital Memorial Gardens.