MCKINNON, Marjorie of Chesley formerly of Sullivan Township
Marjorie Louise (Schwartz) McKinnon of Chesley, formerly of Sullivan Township, slipped away quietly, at South Bruce Grey Health Centre, Chesley on Saturday, February 14, 2015 in her 93rd year.
Beloved wife of the late Ian George McKinnon to whom she was married to for 50 years. Loving mother of Elaine (Ray) King of R.R. #3 Chesley. Marjorie will be sadly missed by her grandchildren Krista and Jamie King. Grieving her loss are her brothers, Alvin and Allan (Betty) Schwartz, all of Chesley, She will also be fondly remembered by her nieces, nephews and their families.
Marjorie worked in Toronto during the war before getting married. She and Ian were married May 26, 1945. The two farmed for many years in Sullivan Township before retiring to Chesley.
Marjorie was predeceased by her parents, Alex (M. Alexander) and Wilhelmine (Sulkye) Schwartz, sister Lyla Schwartz (1953) and sister-in-law Hazel Schwartz.
Visitation will be held at Rhody Family Funeral Home, Chesley on Monday from 7 – 9 p.m. where a funeral service celebrating Marjorie’s life will be held on Tuesday, February 17, 2015 at 2 p.m. with visitation one hour prior to the service. Spring interment in Chesley Cemetery.
Memorial donations to the Chesley Hospital Foundation would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy.