Lofsky, Etta, on Tuesday, August 23, 2016 peacefully at home in her 96th year. Etta Lofsky, beloved wife of the late Saul Lofsky. Loving mother and mother-in-law of Linda and Cecil Schwartz, Lori and Henri Rothschild, and Donna and Don Craig. Dear sister and sister-in-law of the late Rose and Lou Diamond, Harry and Mynne Sugar and Jack and Barbara Sugar. Cherished Bubie of Sara and Chai, Devora and Eli, Ely and Carly, and Nathalie and Shoshi. Devoted Great Bubie of Avi, Itai, Orly and Aaron. She will be fondly remembered by her many friends, cousins, nieces and nephews. Etta touched the lives of hundreds of people with her kindness and thoughtfully crafted words of empathy and care. At Steeles Memorial Chapel, 350 Steeles Ave West for service on Thursday, August 25, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. Interment: Adath Israel Synagogue section of Pardes Shalom Cemetery. Following the interment family and friends are invited to Beth Tikvah Synagogue, 3080 Bayview Ave. Shiva: 126 Munro Blvd., Toronto. Shiva visits Friday and Sunday through Tuesday from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. Memorial donations may be made to Mazon Canada – The Jewish Response To Hunger 416-783-7554, or honour Etta’s legacy by sending a hand-written note to someone in your life who needs love and attention.