IRELAND, Ella Mariea – Passed away at Fox Ridge on Monday, November 20, 2017 in her 98th year. Beloved wife for 70 years to Lawrence (2008). Dear mother of Audrey Hodd (Dave 2014) and Dorothy Caskenette (Terry). Grandmother of Wendy Robbins (Paul), David Hodd (Lesley), Doug Hodd (Kimm) and Jeff Hodd (Jackie), 10 great-grandchildren and 4 great-great grandchildren. She was a long time member of the Echo Place United Church and is a member of the Woodman Seniors Club. Special thanks to David Hodd Jr. for his many years of care for mom and the care given at Fox Ridge. Friends and family will be received at the HILL and ROBINSON FUNERAL HOME and CREMATION CENTRE, 30 Nelson Street on Wednesday from 7-9 pm. A Funeral Service will be held in the chapel on Thursday at 1 p.m. with Reverend Randall MacKenzie officiating. Interment Mount Hope Cemetery. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Brant Animal Aid Foundation or a charity of your choice. Donations and condolences are available online at www.hillandrobinson.com.