On Tuesday July 2,2013 at the Glengarry Memorial Hospital, after a brief battle with cancer Mary Carkner (nee Vogan) passed away at the age of 76. Daughter of the late Wellesley Vogan and Mary “Birdie” Crooks. Predeceased by her husband Stanley Carkner. Sadly missed by her daughters Patty Fox and Suzie Carkner – Schaerer (August), her grandchildren Michael and Megan Fox and her sister Carole Bond (Don). Fondly remembered by the Carkner and Vogan families. Mary was a dedicated and devoted teacher at schools in the Ottawa and Vankleek Hill area. She retired from Pleasant Corners Public School in 1995. At Mary’s request a Private Family Service was held. In memoriam donations to the Glengarry Memorial Hospital, 20260 County Road 43 Alexandria, ON K0C 1A0 would be appreciated. To express condolences, make a donation, send flowers or light a memory candle please visit www.hillcrestfuneralhome.ca. Funeral arrangements entrusted to Hillcrest Funeral Home 151 Bond Street, Vankleek Hill, ON K0B 1R0 613 678-2002.