Obituary – Marcelle Abi-Khaled

“I am the resurrection and the life. The one who believes in me will live, even though they die” (John 11:25)

Marcelle Abi-Khaled
(née Matta)
(March 1, 1939– November 15, 2022)
Passed away in Ottawa on Tuesday November 15, 2022, at the General Hospital, following a lengthy battle with cancer.
Beloved wife of the late Karim Abi Khaled.
Loving mother of Wafaa (Chawki Barazan), Sami (Elham Kheirallah) and Fadi (Nada Dagher).
Dear sister of Nazek (late Jamil Fazaa), Maurice Matta (late Kronflé Wehbe), and Samir Matta; predeceased by  Samira Matta and Salim Matta (Souad Ghanem),.
She will be dearly missed by her grandchildren, Nadeem, Nicole, Karim, Christine, Sarah (Diana Moujaes), Jad and Elie, as well as her nephews and nieces.
Friends and relatives may pay respects at Beechwood Funeral and Cemetery Services, 280 Beechwood Avenue, Ottawa, on Thursday November 17, 2022, from 5:00 to 9:00pm.
Funeral Service will be held on Friday November 18, 2022, at 10:30 am at St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Cathedral, 2975 Riverside Drive.
For those wishing, in memoriam donations to St. Elias Cathedral would be appreciated.

The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to the staff at the General hospital for the incredible medical care and compassion Marcelle received, as well as to the wonderful dialysis team at the Riverside campus. Your care and compassion will never be forgotten.