It is with heavy hearts that the family of Winnie O’Connell announce her peaceful passing, surrounded by family, on Friday, July 24, 2020 at the age of 90 years.
She will always be lovingly remembered by her children, Dan (Lorraine), Patrick (Rhonda), Gerard (Felicia), Stella (Bill), Bridget (Kirk), and Margaret (Everton); 15 grandchildren, Elise (Kamal), Natalie (Steiff), Aiden (Nathalie), Gabriel (Jaquina), Julian, Elijah (Samantha), Jennifer (Stephen), Mayelin, Madeline (Ben), Jonathon (Miranda), Nicholas, Michael, Vanessa, Halle (Richard), Erik; great grandchildren, Desiree, Nyla, Xavier, Quinn, Leonidas; special grandchildren, Victoria and Sarah Jones ; godchildren, Dan McEleney, Jamey Lo, Stephen McEleney, Vanessa; sister, Eileen O’Connell; sister-in-law, Mingka O’Connell; as well as numerous extended family and many dear friends.
Winnie was predeceased by her husband, George; as well as numerous siblings, and inlaws.
Prayer service will take place on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 7:00pm at Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home, 10011 114 St NW, Edmonton. To view the Prayer Service, Please click here.
Funeral Mass to take place on Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 10:00am at St. Alphonsus Catholic Church, 11828 85 St NW, Edmonton. As per the church request, please contact Connelly-McKinley to RSVP for the mass, to help with contact tracing. To view the Service, Please click here.
Please ensure to wear a mask to either service.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Winnie may be made to the Capital Care Foundation or Alzheimer’s Society of Alberta.