It is with deep sorrow and loss that our family announces the passing of our mother and grandmother, Eileen Janet MacKinnon, after a lengthy battle with Alzheimer’s disease.
She will be greatly missed by her daughters, Evelyn Myles and Sandra (Charles) O’Toole–semicolon– grandchildren, Alyshea, Conor, and Erin Myles (and their father Terry Myles) and Sean, Kiera, and Ryan O’Toole.
She will also be lovingly remembered by her brothers and sisters: Marty Gordon, John (Dorothy), Kathleen (Alan Gordon), Neil (Irene), Gordon (Teresa), Allan (Muriel), Marjorie Brosinsky, Bill (Fran), Norah (George Greenfield), Rod (Carol)–semicolon– sister-in-law Ruby McCuaig–semicolon– and numerous nieces and nephews.
Janet was predeceased by her parents, John and Evelyn McCuaig, husband, Greg MacKinnon, brother, Don McCuaig, and brothers-in-law Jack Brosinsky and Heath Gordon.
A Funeral Service will be held at All Saints’ Anglican Cathedral, 10035-103 Street, Edmonton, at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, May 6, 2015, with The Very Reverend Neil Gordon officiating. Cremation to follow.
If desired, donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Alberta & Northwest Territories, High Park Corner 14925 – 111 Avenue NW, Edmonton, Alberta, T5M 2P6.
A special thank you to the staff at Capital Care Grandview (Unit 2CD) for their wonderful care and comfort to Janet, and all others who cared for her.