In loving memory of Bessie Florence Hotte who passed away peacefully at the Manitoulin Lodge, Gore Bay on Thursday, March 7, 2013. Bessie was born in Sydney Mines, Cape Breton Island to the late Alexander and Cecilia Osmond (Ryan). Bessie loved her life as a homemaker. She loved quilting and sewing. She was a committed and active member of the Manitoulin Island Christadelphian Ecclesia for 43 years, and was known as Aunt Bess to many. Beloved mother to Sandra Grainge (late Danny), Paulette Miller (Ron), Brenda Hotte (Frits) and Lori Dzingala (Ed). Predeceased by husband Celestin Joseph Hotte and her daughter Donna Barr (October 29, 2012). Survived by her sister Daisy Costello and Minnie McDougall and her brother William (Marybelle). Loving grandmother to Robert Brooks, Steven Brooks, Julie Huc (Rob), Ryan Robertson (Katie), Leah Barr, Edward Dzingala and Scott Dzingala. Great-grandmother to Lindsay Brooks, Lacey Brooks, Allyson Huc, and Emmalie Huc. Friends may call at Culgin Funeral Home on Wednesday, March 13, 2013 after 11 am with service to follow in the W.G. Turner Chapel at 1 pm. Joe Cooper officiating. Spring interment in Kagawong Cemetery. If desired, memorial donations to the Manitoulin Island Christadelphian Ecclesia or charity of choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be left at www.culginfuneralhome.ca. Culgin Funeral Home, Gore Bay, 705-282-2270.