JA Snow Funeral Home

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Alma Elizabeth Macdonald

January 27, 1923February 7, 2020

MACDONALD, Alma Elizabeth nee: REID

Daughter of the late James and Mary Reid (Nevin). Born in Pittsburg, PA in January 1923, Alma graduated from the Royal Victoria Hospital Montreal in 1945. She resided and worked in many places in Canada including the North West Territories.

She married Earl MacDonald in 1948 and had a son, Ian, and a daughter, Isabel – both deceased.

She was predeceased by her husband, parents, and children.

Alma is survived by a brother, James, London Ontario; many nieces, nephews, and a grandson.

Almas was an avid knitter and all crafts.

Burial will take place in Ottawa Ontario, in Pine Crest Cemetery.

As per Alma’s request, no services to be held.

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Alma Elizabeth Macdonald

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Beverley Ward

February 12, 2020

I am saddened to read of Almas passing! We lost touch a few years back as I was told she had passed then,,I am so very sorry. We shared great times and lots of laughs when I worked at Victoria Hall and again when she moved to Caritas, and I still have "her" kitty Ernie, as well as his brother Bert,,,whenever I say go find Alma they look around expecting her,,Godspeed my friend and Ernie and I will meet up with you again one day,,,,until then Rest In Peace,,,,love you,,Bev N Ernie your cat,🐾🐾💓