Life Story for Annabelle McNaughton
Annabell passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at Chateau Gardens Lancaster in her 96th year. She is survived by her sister Elizabeth “Tibi” McRae of Lancaster, and by her sister in law Margaret McNaughton. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her parents Edgar and Maude McNaughton (Sangster), by her sister Margaret “Peggy” Thompson, and by her brother Robert Alexander and brother in laws Lloyd McRae and Edwin Thompson. Annabell graduated from Ottawa Normal School. She spent ten years teaching in Glengarry County, where she was born. She then crossed the province to Leamington in Essex County, where she spent the next thirty years as principal of Mount Carmel, Ridge, and Margaret D. Bennie Schools. Annabell’s family would like to express a debt of thanks to the staff and volunteers of Chateau Gardens Lancaster for the love and care they provided while she was there. Relatives and friends may call at the Munro & Morris Funeral Homes Ltd., 46 Oak St. Lancaster (613-347-3629) on Tuesday, April 14, 2009 from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm and on Wednesday from 9:30 am until 10:30 am. Funeral Service will be held at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, South Lancaster on Wednesday, April 15, 2009 at 11 am. Private Interment at a later date. As expressions of sympathy Memorial Donations to the St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church Building Fund or to the Charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. As a Memorial to Annabell a tree will be planted in Memory Woods. A tree grows-memories live.