Grace Frances McDonald ~ May 11, 1924 – July 12, 2011 ~ Passed away peacefully at Guelph General Hospital in her 88th year, formerly of Elmira. Beloved wife of the late Allen Clinton McDonald (2009). Loving mother of David (Darlene) McDonald of Ottawa, Lynn Shillington of Banff, Bruce (Caterina) McDonald of Guelph, and Brent (Anna) McDonald of Dawson City, Yukon. Dear grandmother of Leigh (Andrew) Neys, Erin Shillington; Ryan (Melissa) McDonald, Michael (Marta) McDonald, Anita Grace McDonald; Kaitlin and Scott McDonald; and Kate McDonald. Great-grandmother to Olivia Grace Neys. Grace is lovingly remembered by her brother Arthur (the late Eleanor) Penny of Mississauga. Predeceased by her parents Frank and Charity (Richards) Penny and her brother William (Doris) Penny. Cremation has taken place and a private memorial service will be arranged at a later date. Our family would like to thank the nurses and staff of the Guelph General Hospital, especially nurses Lindi and Kelly. As an expression of sympathy, donations are welcomed to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the Guelph General Hospital and may be obtained by calling the Dreisinger Funeral Home, Elmira 519-669-2207.
Private Memorial Service at a later date. ~ Donations: Canadian Diabetes Association (14 Irvin St., Suite 1
Kitchener, ON N2H 1K8
www.diabetes.ca) or the Guelph General Hospital (The Foundation of Guelph General Hospital
115 Delhi Street
Guelph, ON N1E 4J4 or call 519-837-6422)
Established in 1905 by Christian Dreisinger, the Dreisinger Funeral Home has been committed to serving Elmira and surrounding area with the care and attention only an independent family funeral home can provide.