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October 16, 1990 - July 30, 2019


On July 30, 2019 Rose McKay-Dion of Fox Creek passed away at the age of 28 years. She is survived by her loving children, Landon & Keyan (his father, Cory John); parents, Geraldine Dion & James McKay; sister, Jennifer (Alex Nielson) & children Thomas & Olivia Lanktree; brother, Brandon; half-sister, Crystal Lynn Leclercq & children, Deven, Jayla & Keira; numerous relatives, uncles & aunties. Rose was predeceased by her grandparents, Peter & Victoria Dion, Alfred John & Helen McKay; brother, Cleo McKay-Dion; & Landon’s father, Christopher L. Cardinal. A Wake will be held on Sunday (leaving Grace Gardens at 2:00 p.m.) & Monday, August 4 & 5 at Elementary School Gym, Kehewin. A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, August 6 at 11:00 a.m. at Elementary School Gym, Kehewin. Pastor Kevin Amahoose will be officiating, with interment in Our Lady of Mercy Roman Catholic Cemetery, Kehewin. To send condolences online, please visit www.gracegardensfuneralchapel.com.

GRACE GARDENS FUNERAL CHAPEL, 5626 51 Street, St. Paul, AB T0A 3A1 780-645-2677


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From: Grace Gardens Funeral Chapel

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

From: Clark and Cindy Nielson
Relation: Rose is the sister of our sons wife

Our thoughts are with your family at this tragic time. The pain you must be feeling is truely unimaginable. Sending prayers 🙏 out gor all of you to help you find the strength to get through this.

From: Roy herold
Relation: friend

I spent a lot of time driving her to work or on a runs to get stuff for her two boys. I will miss her smile and bright soul

From: Sharrie Sand
Relation: Worked with her child and knew her as a student at our school

I had the privilege of meeting this beautiful smart young lady when she first came to fox creek school. I then got to work with her son Keyan last year in grade two. He has her kind sweet beautiful personality and loved getting help from me. I am so sorry for the loss of your mom Keyan. Thinking about you and sending hugs! Ms Sand

From: Boyd, Teresa, Mitch and Damon Kiyawasew
Relation: Friends of the family

James, Geri, Jenny, Brandon, we are deeply sorry for your loss. Rosie was a sweet young lady who we had the pleasure of watching grow. She was a devoted sister, mother and daughter, full of love and light. Our condolences to each of you. Love Boyd, Teresa, Mitch and Damon.

Service Schedule


Date & Time:
August 4, 2019
Beginning at 2:00pm

Elementary School Gym

Kehewin, AB Canada

Procession leaves Grace Gardens on Sunday, August 4 at 2:00 p.m.

Kehewin, AB Canada

  Funeral Service

Date & Time:
August 6, 2019
Beginning at 11:00am

Elementary School Gym

Kehewin, AB Canada

Kehewin, AB Canada

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