It is with great sadness that we advise of the passing of Marjorie Doris Tookey (nee Kennett) on May 12, 2020 at the age of 89 years. Marjorie was born in Edmonton, AB and was the younger sister to Eleanor Saunders.
Margie is remembered by her sister Eleanor Saunders; her children Dan (Denita) Tookey of Whitecourt, Keith (Sandy) Tookey of Olds, Holly Dahl of Kelowna, Lorie Courtnage of Edmonton, Debbie (Ben) Shirley of Whitecourt and Wendy (Dennis) Bainbridge of Texas; numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Marjorie is predeceased by her husband Frederick Charles Tookey, her parents Richard and Margaret Kennett, her youngest son Barry Christopher Tookey.
Margie was raised in Edmonton and went to Eastwood High School. Over the years, she was very active in her Church, the Community, Scouting and the Lions Club. She had a daycare in her home and looked after and impacted many children over the years.
Funeral service will be a private graveside service with immediate family only.
In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to St. Peter’s Lutheran Church, 5012 – 51 Avenue, Leduc, AB T9E 5L2, or to the Diabetes Canada, 12220 Stony Plain Road Unit 104, Edmonton, AB T5N 3Y4.
Serenity Funeral Service Leduc 780-980-3688