TEAGUE-BREUKELMAN, Laura Mary
1963 - 2023
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Dr. Laura Mary Teague-Breukelman, a woman whose life was a testament to the profound impact one can have on others. Surrounded by her loved ones, she transitioned from this world to the next on November 15, 2023, leaving behind a legacy of compassion, wisdom, and a lifetime of dedication to the field of healthcare.
Born on February 15th, 1963 in Kirkland Lake, Ontario, Laura grew up with an innate desire to help others. This calling led her to pursue a career in the nursing field, where she dedicated herself to the well-being of countless individuals. Her tireless efforts as a Nurse Practitioner saved numerous lives, bringing hope and comfort to those who were fortunate enough to cross her path.
Beyond her remarkable career, Laura was a teacher in every sense of the word. Her knowledge and experience were not kept to herself, as she generously shared her wisdom with aspiring nursing professionals and mentored innumerable students. Her guidance and nurturing spirit inspired and shaped the future of healthcare for generations to come.
Laura's impact extended far beyond the hospital walls. She was a beloved friend, a confidante, and a pillar of strength to many. Her warm smile and kind heart made her a magnet for friendships, and her unwavering support was a source of solace for those who sought her counsel.
Laura lived her life in the service of others with grace and humility, always putting the needs of others before her own. Her legacy will forever be imprinted on the hearts of those she touched, reminding us
of the power of love, compassion, and selflessness.
She is survived by her husband, David, her father, Norman, sisters Alison and Susan, brother Michael, stepchildren Christian and Megan, grandchildren Atrisha Joan and Autumn Mary Anne, daughter-in-law
Atrisha, son-in-law Kenneth, nieces and nephews Andrea, Olivia, Eric and Ben, who will continue to cherish her memory and carry forward the values she held dear.
A celebration of Laura's life will be held on November 27, 2023 at Spencer’s at the Waterfront between 1:00PM – 4:00PM [1340 Lakeshore Rd., Burlington, ON]. In lieu of flowers, the family kindly requests that donations be made to The Laura Mary Teague Scholarship Foundation (https://give.supportsinai.ca/fundraisers/DavidBreukelman/in-memory-laura-mary-teague) in her honor, as it reflects her dedication to helping others.
In her passing, Laura has left an indelible mark on our lives, and her memory will forever serve as a beacon of light and inspiration. Though she may no longer be with us in person, her spirit will live on in the hearts of all who had the privilege of knowing her.
Rest in peace, dear Laura, knowing that your love and legacy will endure for generations to come. Online condolences can be left at www.dbburlington.ca
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