Marjorie (Gibbs) McConnell

June 25, 1936November 21, 2019

Peacefully at the West Island Palliative Care on November 21, in her 83rd year. Wife of William McConnell for 62 years. Mother of Ellen (Ottavio), Janet (Octavio) and Darren. Loving Grandmother of Matthew, Jason, Andrew, Julie, Joel and Samantha. Loving Great-Grandmother of Lucas, Finley, Addilyn, Mia and Liam. She will be fondly remembered by those her life has touched. Her family will receive condolences on Sunday, November 24 from 2-5 and 7-9. Funeral will be held on Monday, November 25 at 11:00. A reception will follow. Special thank you to Carole Beluse, Nova West Island, Sarah Belanger, CLSC and the staff at the West Island Palliative Care Residence for their care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, donations to Nova West Island or West Island Palliative Care Residence would be greatly appreciated.


  • Visitation

    Sunday, November 24, 2019

  • Memorial Service

    Monday, November 25, 2019


Marjorie (Gibbs) McConnell

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Marc Bibeau

November 24, 2019

Dear Ellen and Family,

We are sadden by the news today. Our condolences and sympathies are with you and the family. We share your pain and sorrow at this difficult time in life. Please take care and be with family and love ones. Your Mom is in a much better place now at eternal peace and will be with you forever from above. Our thoughts and prayer are with you and the family. God Bless.
The Bibeau Family and Oec Family.

Jim McMeekin

November 24, 2019

To Janet and family

Your friends in Owen Sound would like to say how sorry we are at the passing of your mother. We are thinking of you at this sad time. Our sincere condolences. We look forward to seeing you when you arrive home.

Hugs and love

Jim,Patti,Mike,Jocelyn and Nick

Farnoosh Taj

November 23, 2019

Hello my friend Ellen
I'm so sorry for your loss.
Accept my condolences. My heart goes out to you in your time of sorrow.

Cynthia Hum

November 23, 2019

My deepest sympathies on your terrible loss, Marjorie was so kind, loving & talented and will be greatly missed by all of those who knew her. She loved well and was loved. Hugs always Cindy & Bruce

Victoria Lindsay

November 22, 2019

Sending our love to the entire family. May your happy memories sustain you during this difficult time. So sorry that we can’t be with you on Monday. Vicki Lindsay and Michael David

Marijke Roberge

November 22, 2019

Our best to the McConnell family at this time. Your mom was always there for you, such a talented lady.
Sending hugs and kisses. Andre and Marijke x

maranda murphy

November 21, 2019

My favourite memory:
Running up to Nanny in the cafe and giving her a huge hug along with a big, wet, slobbery kiss on the cheek. A constant smile on her face every time I saw her.
Rest In Peace.. <3