In Celebration of

Isabel Salib Attia

September 10, 1942 -  November 6, 2020

His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your master.’
Mathew 25:21

Isabel passed away peacefully in her sleep on November 6, 2020, after a struggle with various types of cancer and heart conditions. Isabel was the caring and loving wife for 25 years of late Dr. Amin Samaan. She is survived by daughter Dr. Nancy Samaan (Ottawa, Canada), son Dr. Nader Samaan (Washington state, US), grandchildren Joseph, Daniel in Canada , Nicole, and Sophia in US, brother Eid Attia in Toronto, Canada, son-in-law Emad Gad and daughter-in-law Marguerite Ichlemedjian.

She is predeceased by her parents Salib and Liza, brothers Gabra, Albear, Samir, and Nabil, sisters Katherin and Fawzia

She was born in Zagazig, Sharqia, Egypt, raised her family in Alexandria, Egypt where she worked as high school Physics teacher. She moved to Ottawa, Canada to live with her daughter family since 2002, spending winters with her son family in the US. She was active member in St. Mary Coptic orthdox church in Ottawa.

A private family service will be held at St. Mary Coptic church in Ottawa, Canada. For those wishing, donations may be made to either the Canadian Cancer Society, the Heart Institute or St Mary Coptic church.


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Noura Malak (Auntie)

Entered November 7, 2020 from LA . USA

Love you Rita , hope you are in peace now with the Engels & saints and beloved one , remember us in paradise where the Glory of Jesus Christ
Noura & Waguih

samia tanagho ebrahim (friend)

Entered November 7, 2020 from ottawa

May God repose her soul and give confort for the whole family

Vivian Awad (Family)

Entered November 7, 2020 from Orleans Ontario

Nancy and Emad tante Rita will always be missed but knowing she is pain free and in a better place makes me happy for her . May God bless her soul in heavenly Jerusalem. I loved tante Rita so much and consider her as my mom. Good bye tante till we meet with all the loved ones . Love you Nancy, Emad , Joe and Daniel ❤️

Mark Mikhail (Friend)

Entered November 7, 2020 from Ottawa

Gonna miss your love and big smile Taunt, thank you for being a best friend to my mom and for all the love you spread into our lives, we will miss you dearly. May you rest in paradise with all of the saints, pray for us.

Suzan Gawargy (Friend)

Entered November 7, 2020 from Ottawa Canada

المسيح قام بالحقيقة قد قام
تعزيات السماء للعائله
ونياحا لروحها في فردوس النعيم


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