AGNEW, Eleanor

Posted: June 7th, 2019


It is with sadness we mourn the peaceful passing of ELEANOR A. AGNEW, on May 31, 2019, surrounded by her family. She had celebrated her 96th birthday, 6 days earlier with family and friends.

Eleanor is lovingly remembered by her sons, David and Robert Agnew, daughter, Margaret Halvorson, daughter-in-law, Betty Lou Agnew as well as eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by her beloved husband, Rev. Lloyd R. Agnew, son Kenneth Agnew and daughter, Catherine Agnew.

Eleanor was born in Sydney, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia and was immensely proud of her maritime heritage.

She will be remembered as a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. Her intuitive nurturing presence and quiet strength for family and friends will be treasured by all.

A special thank you to the staff at Fairmont Extendicare for their love and care of Eleanor in her final years.

A Celebration of Eleanor’s Life will be held at CORNERSTONE FUNERAL HOME, 2800 Mayor Magrath Drive South, Lethbridge, AB on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 2:00 P.M. with Rev. Eva Stanley officiating.

In lieu of flowers please donate, in Eleanor’s memory, to a charity of your choice.

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