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Adeline "Adele" Donald (Skihar)

December 11, 1938 - March 3, 2020


Adeline Donald (nee Skihar) passed away peacefully on March 3, 2020 at the
age of 81.

Adele was born on December 11, 1938 at Insinger SK in a farm house to Nick
and Mary Skihar.

Adele is survived by her loving husband of 60 years Malcolm, daughter Debbie
(Gord Campbell), son Daryl (Jo-Ann) and granddaughters Chelsea (Trevor),
Karli (Oliver), Courtney (Brad) and Erica. Also sisters Cathy Bilawchuk and
Joyce Skihar and many nieces and nephews and friends. She was predeceased
by her parents Nick and Mary.

She married Malcolm on February 19, 1960 in Kelvington SK then moved to
Cranbrook to start their lives together and raise their family. She worked
at Miller & Brown, Department of Highways and finished her career at BC
Hydro retiring in 1997. Adeline enjoyed camping, fishing, curling, golf,
travelling, family dinners and a few trips to various casinos.

Please join us in celebrating her life on Saturday, March 14, 2020 at 2:00
at the United Church in Cranbrook.

The family would like to thank the Doctors and Nurses for the wonderful care
she received.


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From: Valerie & Gary Cannon
Relation: Cousin

Sending our deepest condolences to Donald and family in the recent passing of Adele. May all the wonderdul memories you have shared together help you through this most difficult time. Love Val & Gary and family ❤

From: Elsie Hogan
Relation: I met Adele and Malcom through friends and also BC Hydro Power Pioneers

My condolences Malcolm and family. So sad to hear of Adele’s passing,. I have good memories of her at our Power Pioneer outings

From: Gail Donald
Relation: Niece

Thinking of you Malcolm, Debbie, Daryl and families at this very sad time. Adele was a very special person, always smiling, caring and fun to be around. I’am honoured and blessed to have known her and will remember her in so many good ways. So sorry for your great loss, prayers and hugs to all.

From: Kevin, Debbie and Andrew Donald
Relation: Aunt

Thinking of all of you at this difficult time. Missing Auntie Adele greatly fond memories of her always. Lots of love.

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Service Schedule

  Celebration of Life

Date & Time:
March 14, 2020
Beginning at 2:00pm

Cranbrook United Church
2 - 12th Ave. S.
Cranbrook, BC Canada

2 - 12th Ave. S.
Cranbrook, BC Canada

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