Obituary of Lilian Isabelle Laverty Toomey
Lilian Isabelle Laverty Toomey
Lilian was born to Thomas R. and Lilian I. Laverty in Toledo, OH in 1945. She peacefully passed away February 10, 2019 at her home in Lansing, MI. Lilian will forever be remembered for the unconditional love and compassion that she gave to her family and friends. Her three sons, Simon, Adam and David, were able to build happy and successful lives due to her endless encouragement, patience, wisdom, gentleness and stability as they grew and found their paths in life. She was the embodiment of maternal love and will always be in the hearts of those who were blessed to know her.
Lil is survived by her beloved sons, Simon, Adam (Sarah), and David; two cherished grandchildren, Oliver and Mae; siblings, Betty Lou (Dr. Timothy) Hickey, Thomas L., William W. (Donna), and Robert A. (Gloria). She is preceded in death by her parents; sister, Barbara; and nephew, Matthew Hickey.
A service will be held to honor her life at 2 PM Saturday, February 16, 2019 at Tiffany Funeral Home, 3232 W. Saginaw, Lansing. Visitation will be from 1-2 prior to the service at the funeral home.