Alice Darleen Gilchrist

Born: Fri., Aug. 4, 1933
Died: Mon., Oct. 9, 2017


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
Location: Island Funeral Home

Funeral Service

4:00 PM Sat., Oct. 21, 2017
Location: Island Funeral Home

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Alice Darleen Gilchrist
August 4, 1933 - October 9, 2017

A resident of Little Current, Ontario,
died peacefully at the Manitoulin Centennial Manor
on Monday, October 9th, 2017
at the age of 84.

Born to the late Celina (nee Bryant) and the late Percy Kay, at Tehkummah, on August 4th, 1933.
Wife of the late William Gilchrist.
Beloved mother of Dale (Lorie) of Sudbury,
Gwen Hemming of Vancouver Island,
Connie Gilchrist (Robert Thomson) of Woodstock,
Wayne of Windsor,
Brian of Elliot Lake,
John (Liz) of Bolton,
Ian (Suzanne Charette) of Prince George
and Lori of Sudbury.
Predeceased by son Keith.
Survived by brothers Don and Russ
and sister Marg Elliott.
Predeceased by sisters Orma and Marjorie.
Cherished grandmother of 18, great grandmother of 18 and great great grandmother of one.
Will always be remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends.  
Alice was a baptized Jehovah’s Witness.
“For all of you who were baptized into Christ have put on Christ. There is neither Jew nor Greek, there is neither slave
nor freeman, there is neither male nor female, for you are all
one in union with Christ Jesus.  Moreover, if you belong to Christ, you are really Abraham’s offspring, heirs with
reference to a promise.”
Galatians 3: 27-29 New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures

Family and friends will gather at Island Funeral Home
on Saturday, October 21st, 2017
Visitation from 2- 4 pm
Funeral Service at 4 pm
Ash Burial at Providence Bay Cemetery
on Saturday November 25th, 2017 at 1pm
Family will receive friends and relatives at the Providence Bay Hall following the service.
Donations to Alzheimer Society of Sudbury - Manitoulin would be greatly appreciated.  Island Funeral Home can only accept cheques for all charitable donations.

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kim mcmurray
   Posted Sat October 14, 2017
R.I.P cousin. Sorry for your loss.

Audrey McKechnie
   Posted Tue October 17, 2017
RIP Alice, and my thoughts and prayers go out to all the family. From the Wilbert McKechnie family.

Doug Gilchrist and Laurie Landry
   Posted Tue October 17, 2017
Doug and I want to extend to you our deepest sympathies on the death of your mom.
We hope that happy memories will help sustain you through these difficult times. Our thoughts and support are with you.

Doug and Laurie

Michelle McFarlane
   Posted Wed October 18, 2017
Rest peacefully Aunt Alice. Sending my deepest condolences to everyone in our family.

Allysa Russell
   Posted Thu October 19, 2017
Dear Russ, Don, Marg...and all of the family....
thinking of each of you and sending you hugs.....remember the memories, cousins, that bring you love, laughter and comfort....

love always....Allysa

Dan Swartz
   Posted Mon October 23, 2017
I'm so sorry to hear about this great loss. I had the privilege of meeting Alice.
Wasn't a dull moment with this sweet lady. Funny and full of spunk.

I can’t imagine what you must be feeling right now. My heartfelt condolences.


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