With profound sadness, we announce that Fayrouz passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Sunday, November 24, 2019 at St. Joseph’s Lifecare, in her 86th year. Fayrouz has been reunited with her beloved husband of 63 years, the late Victor Balian (2014). Loving mother of Jasmine Jahshan (Sami), Lucy Mourra (Anton), Jacklin Balian (the late Dikran), and the late John Balian (Terry). Proud grandmother of 9 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Much loved sister of Anis and Maurice. Fayrouz was predeceased by her other siblings Louis, Emillie, Youssef and Najma. The family would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to the staff at the Brantford General Hospital as well as St. Joseph’s Lifecare for their compassion and care. Friends and family will be received at the TOLL FUNERAL HOME, 55 Charing Cross Street, Brantford on Thursday, November 28, 2019 from 5-8 p.m. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Pius X Roman Catholic Church, 9 Waverly Street, Brantford on Friday at 11:00 a.m. Interment to follow at St. Joseph’s Cemetery.