Mrs. Margery Kenney passed away in the Rimbey Hospital and Care Centre on Saturday April 27, 2013, at 90 years old. She was born Margery Josephine Murray, on a farm near Tofield, Alberta, on September 24, 1922.
Margery was the only girl and oldest child, in a family of 3 kids. Her parents were immigrants from Iowa. She met Bill Kenney, her husband of 68 years, when she came to the Rimbey area to teach at the Crystal Springs School. Margery and Bill were married on August 30, 1944. Predeceased by her Mom, Ethel Irene Murray, her Dad, Thomas Roland Murray and then by her younger brother Malcolm Murray in 1993 Margery is survived by her loving husband Bill of Rimbey & her brother Doug Murray, of Tofield. Margery is also survived by 7 children, Jean, Ralph, Delbert, Elva, Harold, Ross & Beth; as well as 11 grandkids and 11 great-grandkids.
Funeral services will be held at the Rimbey Community Centre, on Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 1:00 pm. with Reverend David Holmes officiating.
If friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to The County of Ponoka Literacy Society #76 6205 – 54 St. Ponoka, Alberta T4J-1M5 and Rimbey Long Term Care PO Box 440 Rimbey, Alberta T0C 2J0.
Expressions of sympathy may be forwarded to the family by visiting www.wilsonsfuneralchapel.ca
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