Obituary of Mary Magdelene McGarry
Mary Magdeline McGarry (née Foreman, Waboose) was called home suddenly on July 4, 2022 at the age of 66. A proud and vibrant Anishnaabe Kwe, eternally faithful, a dedicated and compassionate lifelong nurse (Class of 1976, Confederation College) from Pickle Lake to St. Marys. Predeceased by her parents Sylvia, Cornelius, and brothers Richard and James. Devoted wife of John, loving mother of Justin (Holly), Rachel (Sylvia), Rebecca (Adrian), step-mom to Rob (Jennifer), Chris, and caring Kokum to Lauren, Charlotte, Sloane, Simone, Gabrielle, Cassidy, Kennedy and Gelsey. Cherished by her many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. An active fundraiser and member of the community, Mary was a beacon of light, courageously leading with love and sharing her zest for life and adventure with all that crossed her path. Lover of travel, the great outdoors, all things Elvis, and fearless leader of her Walkie Talkies hiking group. Until we meet again. A CELEBRATION OF LIFE for Mary M. McGarry will take place on Friday, September 2, 2022 at the Westover Inn, 300 Thomas St. in St. Marys from 2:00 - 4:30 p.m. for Visitation with an Introduction of Family and Tributes at 3:00 p.m. followed by a Wake from 6:00 - 10:00 p.m. with Elvis (Roy Leblanc) performing live at 7pm and Sarah Smith at 8:30pm via livestream. Light refreshments and dancing. Join us to celebrate the life of our incredible Mary! Donations can be made in her name to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada or Ovarian Cancer Canada. It is important to, as Mary would say, "Walk on!" Arrangements entrusted to Logan Funeral Home, 371 Dundas Street, London, Ontario (519-433-6181). Online condolences can be expressed at www.loganfh.ca We understand who we are - We know where we came from -We accept and understand our destiny here on Mother Earth - We are spirit having a human experience. Services: Requested Charity Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Canada or Ovarian Cancer Canada
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