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Roseanna Lea Marie MacDonald

  • Birth: 1921-08-06 Died: 2011-02-16

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    Service Date: 2/23/2011

    Service Time: 7:30:00 PM

    Service Location: Sacred Heart Parish

    Service Address: 3900 Arthur Dr. Ladner, B.C.

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Roseanna Lea Marie MacDonald


MacDonald, Roseanna Léa (nee Potvin).  Born in Edmonton on Aug. 6, 1921, the 10th of 19 children, passed away peacefully in North Vancouver on Feb.16 at the age of 89.  Predeceased by Hugh, her husband of 57 years in 2006, her brothers Armand, Léo(bébé), Albert, Léo, Émile, Alfred, Joseph, Paul, Maurice, Laurent, Adrien, and Tony Potvin, her son-in-law Vic Sadoway and her grandson Brock Sadoway.  She is lovingly remembered by her 8 children, 23 grandchildren and 1 great- grandson.  Bernadette Chapman (Mike) and family, Greg(Laura) and their son Damien, Michelle, Katie and Chris.  Roseanna Sadoway and family, Shane, Tara, Blake, Calla and Breanna.  Hugh MacDonald and family, Haley, Lucy, Cameron and Lachlan.  Marie Simonson  (John). Renée Smith (Brian) and daughter Mariah Nicholson.  Theresa Fast (Brad) and family, Max, Will, Liam, Sean, Devan and Paige.  Cecilia MacDonald (Lyn McMullen) and son Arthur Gregoris.  Charles MacDonald (Kara) and sons, Braedon and Joshua.  Her  sisters, Sister Cécile Potvin S.A.S.V., Sister Thérèse Potvin S.A.S.V., Marie Primeau, Rita Tymofichuk, Lorette Mallon and Nanette Kronstrom.  She is also remembered by her in-laws, nieces, nephews and friends.  Prayers will be offered on Wednesday Feb. 23 at 7:30pm, with mass of Christian Burial celebrated on Thursday Feb.24 at 11:00am at Sacred Heart Church on 3900 Arthur Dr., Ladner.  Donations to Children’s Hospital in lieu of flowers.