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ABERNETHY – Audrey Edith

April 7, 1934 – August 25, 2009

Audrey Abernethy passed away suddenly in the presence of her family on Tuesday, August 25, 2009 at the Tom Baker Cancer Centre at the age of 75 years.

Audrey is survived by her husband of fifty years, Ronald; sons, Wayne (Sandra) and David (Carol); grandchildren, Robert, Krista, Tyler, Alysha and Brody; sisters, Mona and Veronica Reeves of Nova Scotia; sister in-law Elaine Keating of Pickering, Ontario; and her nieces,  nephews and their families who will greatly miss her.

Audrey was predeceased by her son, Brian; mother and father Henry and Ethel Bezanson; brother, Orval Bezanson; sisters, Grace Young, Elsie L’Herault, and Rhoda Kosowan of Toronto; and brothers in-law, Blaine Reeves of Nova Scotia and John Kosowan of Toronto.

Those wishing to pay their respects may do so at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Sunday, August 30, 2009 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m.

Funeral Services will be held at McINNIS & HOLLOWAY’S Eastside Memorial Chapel (5388 Memorial Drive N.E.) on Monday, August 31, 2009 at 2:30 p.m. Forward condolences through www.mcinnisandholloway.com. If friends so desire, in lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made in memory of Audrey directly to the Alberta Cancer Foundation, c/o Tom Baker Cancer Centre, 1331 – 29 Street N.W., Calgary, AB T2N 4N2 Telephone: (403) 521-3433. The family wishes to thank the doctors and staff of Unit 47 at the Tom Baker Centre and her palliative care nurses.

In living memory of Audrey Abernethy, a tree will be planted at Fish Creek Provincial Park by McINNIS & HOLLOWAY FUNERAL HOMES, Eastside Memorial Chapel, 5388 MEMORIAL DRIVE N.E. Telephone: (403) 248-8585.

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  1. Wayne & Family,

    I am very sorry to hear of your loss of your Mother to cancer. Please accept my and my family’s heartfelt sympathy.

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  2. Chuck Blanchard :

    Ron & Family:
    My condolences to Ron & family.
    Audrey was a great Lady and very wonderful friend to Martha and I.
    She contributed much to the community and the Seniors.
    I am sure that God has taken her to Heaven. She’s at peace.
    Chuck Blanchard

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  3. Annie and Stu Orr and Family :

    We are long time residents of Marlborough and knew your mom for many years. Our deepest condolences go out to your family. May God bless you all.

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  4. Douglas Dunscombe and Arlene Cox :

    We are very sorry to hear the news about Audrey. No matter how you prepare you are never ready for this. We are thinking of you all and send our best wishes,
    Douglas and Arlene

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  5. ASHLEY & VERNA EASTHOPE :

    OUR CONDOLENCES TO RON & FAMILY.
    GOING TO MISS SEEING YOU IN THE MALL.
    AUDREY REST IN PEACE.
    ASHLEY & VERNA EASTHOPE

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  6. David,

    My sympathy to you and the family on the passing of your Mother – terribly sorry to learn of this.

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  7. Darren, Chris, Mikaela and Linda :

    David and Carol,

    Please know that our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time.

    While nothing prepares you for the loss of someone close, we are here if there is anything you need – an ear to listen, or a heart to share.

    Her teasing and joking around with me, will always be a heartfelt memory – Darren.

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  8. Janice and Paul Pashulka :

    Ron, Wayne, David and families.
    How we remember Audrey from the Scouting days (71 St. Marlborough). Life flies. Audrey was one special person. Our prayers go out to you all.

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  9. Ann Jane and Len Campbell :

    We both were very pleased that Audrey and Ron were able to attend our remarriage a few short weeks ago at which time we were able to have nice conversations with Audrey, the memory of which will be treasured. Our sincere condolences are given to both Ron and Audrey’s family.

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  10. Safeway northgate pharmacy :

    Its difficult to bear the loss
    of one so very dear,
    but may it help a bit to know,
    that caring thoughts are near
    and may your speacial memories
    be a comfort to you too,
    and keep the one you loved so much
    still very close to you

    Our condolences Safeway Northgate Pharmacy
    It was a pleasure having her as one of our loyal customers for so many years..

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  11. Larry & Shelagh Hudon :

    We extend our condolences to Ron and
    family.
    Larry & Shelagh

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  12. To Ronald and family,
    Please accept my condolences on the loss of AUDREY.
    I understand what you will be going through after Derrick’s death over 2 years now.

    Marlene

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