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June 22, 1982 - May 21, 2018


On May 21, 2018, Justine McGilvery of Saddle Lake, passed away at the age of 35 years. She is survived by her loving children, Reece William Cardinal (Samantha), Brielle Eden & Pierce Louis McGilvery; loving mother, Louisa McGilvery; brothers, Aaron A. McGilvery (Jody Wapass) & Jonathan (Kim) McGilvery; adopted sisters, Kendra, Kassandra & Kerricia; nephews, Keyshawn, Kenyon, Skylar & Ramone; Godmother, Linda McGilvery; Godfather, Tommy Hunter; aunt, Lynn McGilvery; uncle, Fred Cross; father- & mother-in-law, Lester & Andrea Cardinal; sister-in-law, Holly-Rae (Jarrette) Rain; numerous cousins & friends. She was predeceased by her companion, Nigel Richard Cardinal; her children in infancy, Justin Reece Cardinal & Celina Margaret McGilvery; maternal grandparents, Joe & Celina McGilvery; uncles, Garry & Casey McGilvery; aunt, Sandra McGilvery. A Wake will be held on Monday (leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.) & Tuesday, May 28 & 29 at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Funeral Service will be held on Wednesday, May 30 at 11:00 a.m. at Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake. Reverend Robert Wright along with Carl & Florence Quinn will be officiating, with interment in Sacred Heart Roman Catholic Cemetery, Saddle Lake. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel Staff send our condolences to family and friends.

From: Vera Cardinal
Relation: Justine's late grandparents were neighbors to my late parents---as a result we all relate to each other as "Neighbor"!

Our prayers and thoughts for you Louise, your family and especially for your grandchildren. May our Creator watch over you and give you strength to walk through this time of your loss……Rest in Peace Justine!

From: Sharon Soley
Relation: Great Aunt to Reece and Brielle through Nigel

Deepest condolences to the McGilvery family from our family. Sending prayers and hugs your way.
Love from Sharon, Jen and Jessica Soley and children

From: Sherryl Maglione
Relation: School

Dear Louise and family – please accept my deepest feelings of sympathy for your loss. All my students are “my kids” – Justine was an amazing young lady – so smart, so beautiful, so kind, and such a great friend to all who knew her. I am privileged to have known her and will always remember her bright light.

Service Schedule


Date & Time:
May 28, 2018
Beginning at 3:00pm

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake

Leaving Grace Gardens at 3:00 p.m.

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
May 30, 2018
Beginning at 11:00am

Ayiwakes Cultural Centre, Saddle Lake

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