Dr. Donald Robert Magee

February 5, 1925December 20, 2013


Peacefully on December 20, 2013 Dr. Donald Robert Magee passed away at Golden Door Geriatric Centre, Winnipeg.

Predeceased by his loving wife Wynnell in 2008 and his sister Dorothy Greer (nee Magee) in 1970; Don is survived by his four daughters; Barbara (Richard), Janice (Larry), Susan (Jozef) and Nancy as well as well as six grandchildren Courtney, Andrew, Madison, Brett, Caitlyn and Adrian.

Dad attended University of Manitoba and obtained his Degree in Medicine in 1949. His post graduate studies were spent at the Health Science Centre General and Children's Hospital and then onto Harvard; concluding his studies at the University of Illinois Eye Infirmary where he met our mom. They were married June 20, 1953 and returned to Winnipeg to start their life together.

Dad was a loving father, a wise teacher, a dedicated doctor an attentive grandpa and a good friend to many. Now it is time to say goodbye to this fine man our dad but know that he and mom will continue to guide us. We are all better people for knowing him.

A celebration of his life will be held Monday, December 30, 2013 at 2:00 p.m., at Thomson "In the Park" Funeral Home, 1291 McGillivray Boulevard Winnipeg.

Special thanks to Comforts of Home Care, Nicole, Sonya, Kayla and Veronica as well as the staff at Golden Door Geriatric Centre.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Alzheimer Society of Manitoba: 10 - 120 Donald Street Winnipeg, MB R3C 4G2.


  • Memorial Service Monday, December 30, 2013

Dr. Donald Robert Magee

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December 30, 2013

To all the family from your former neighbour...our sincere condolences.We remember the happy times we spent together on Kelvin...going to school, painting the fence,sleep-overs and birthday parties.Our sympathies to you and your children.Remember and cherish all the pleasant times you spent as a family over the years. I would be with you today to share in the memories,
but I am leaving for out-of-town. Anne Ratuski