Lily Elizabeth Blinkhorn MacDonald

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Lily Elizabeth MacDonald (Blinkhorn)

Also Known As: "Lily", "Lil"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Florence Cape Breton
Death: February 23, 2014 (98)
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Arthur Blinkhorn and Alice Elizabeth Luker Blinkhorn
Wife of Stanley Archibald MacDonald
Sister of Arthur Albert Blinkhorn; Private and Private
Half sister of Martha Budden

Managed by: Audrey Eugene Mulholland (MacDon...
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About Lily Elizabeth Blinkhorn MacDonald

Lillian Elizabeth MacDONALD MacDONALD, Lillian Elizabeth Was set free from this life on February 23, 2014 at Golden Years Lodge, Cambridge, in her 99th year. Survived by her loving daughters Virginia MacDonald and Constance (Connie) Jessome. Cherished Grandmother of Vicki Christian (Marcus), Michelle Urban (Ed), Jay Jessome (Gail), Kim Jessome (Steve), Dave Jessome (Bonnie), Joanné MacDonald (Craig), Michael MacDonald (Sue), Jeff MacDonald (Lorri), Joy Brennan (Jeff), Shelly MacDonald, Bradley MacDonald (Christine), Heather Reid (Gord) and Steven MacDonald. Proud Great-Grandmother of 27 and Great-Great-Grandmother of 17. Lillian will be sadly missed by her brother Harry Blinkhorn (Betty), daughters-in-law Sharon, Yvonne, Regina, and Susan, many nieces and nephews, as well as good friends and neighbours. She now joins her husband Stanley MacDonald, parents Arthur and Alice Blinkhorn, sons Stanley (Buddy), Peter (Brant), Arthur (Art), and Wayne (Archie) MacDonald, her granddaughter Janice MacDonald, great-grandson Gary Jessome, her sisters May Higgins and Martha Budden, her brothers Arthur Blinkhorn and Melroy Budden, sons-in-law James (Buck) Jessome, Melvin (Mel) LeMoine, Thompson (Tucker) MacDonald, and William (Bill) Villarino. Lillian was born in Florence, Cape Breton and has resided in Cambridge for more than 55 years. Before retirement, she worked at Savage Shoes, Genesco and Crydon. She was an amazing Mom, who loved to take care of her family with her sewing, knitting, cooking and baking. A superb Grandmother and Great-Grandmother, Nanny's Christmas cookies will never be forgotten. Her legacy will be her Great-Great-Gandchildren. Relatives and friends are invited to call at the BARTHEL FUNERAL HOME , 566 Queenston Road, Cambridge (519) 653-3251 on Friday, February 28th from 2 - 4 p.m. and 7 - 9 p.m. The Funeral Service will be held at the funeral home on Saturday, March 1st at 11 a.m. Private burial. If desired, donations in her memory to the Alzheimer Society would be appreciated by her family.

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Lily Elizabeth Blinkhorn MacDonald's Timeline

1915
May 20, 1915
Florence Cape Breton
2014
February 23, 2014
Age 98
Cambridge, Ontario, Canada