University Mourns Passing of Staff Member


The University of Guelph community is mourning the death of Marie Bolzon, a member of our Hospitality Services department, who passed away March 16.

Condolences to Marie’s family may be shared through an online memorial on the Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home website. A live stream of the private funeral service will be available March 20 at 1 p.m. via the funeral home’s website.

Campus flags will be lowered to half-mast March 22 in Marie’s honour.

Support services and initiatives are available for all faculty, staff and students, including:

  • Employee assistance program for faculty and staff, 1-800-265-8310
  • Multi-Faith Resource Team, Ext. 58909
  • Student Counselling Services, Ext. 53244
  • Crisis Text Line, text “UofG” to 686868

This message is shared with the community following University protocol.