In Memory of




Obituary for Mary Purcell (Rezka)

PURCELL, Mary – of Belleville, at the Belmont Long Term Care Facility, on Friday, November 13th, 2020, in her 96th year. Daughter of the late Andrew and Rose Rezka. Beloved wife of the late Wilbur Purcell. Loving mother of Doug Purcell (Virginia) of Calgary, Rosemary Rooke (Peter), David Purcell (late Katherine), and Kathryn Purcell; all of Belleville. Dear sister of Stella Palmer (late Richard) of Westbank, British Columbia; Nick Rezka (Doris) of Markham, Alex Rezka (late Delores) of Osoyoos, British Columbia; predeceased siblings Robert Rezka (late Natalie), and William Rezka. Loved by her grandchildren Heidi, Shane, Amber, Robert, Sarah, Andrew, Trevor, Kyla, Connor, David, Mitch, and many great-grandchildren. Cremation Arrangements under the direction of John R. Bush Funeral Home (613-968-5588), 80 Highland Avenue, Belleville. A Celebration of Mary’s Life will be held at a later date. If desired, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Eastminster United Church, or a charity of your choice. Online condolences at