Obituary of Candas Maconachie
Maconachie, Candas Jackleen
Passed away at her home in Orillia on Tuesday April 10th, 2018 in her 73rd year. Much loved mother of Dawn Hipwell (Glen), and Lisa Eaton (Tim). Cherished and proud grama of Jadelyn (Kenneth), and Dylan. Predeceased by her parents Jack and Bessie Bell of Orillia.
Candas’ family and many friends will fondly remember her incredible kindness and generosity, her love of all animals on this earth, her devotion to her many pets including several rescue animals, and her love of cruising. She enjoyed a long and dedicated career that was focused on helping others, both as a public school teacher in Simcoe County and as a Registered Nurse in the mental health profession working at both Soldiers Memorial Hospital and the Penetanguishene Mental Health Centre.
Cremation has taken place and there will be no formal service as per her wishes but the family will plan a Celebration of Candas’ life at a later date.
As an expression of sympathy memorial donations would be greatly appreciated and may be made directly to the OSPCA Orillia Branch or to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or through the Simcoe Funeral Home, 38 James St E Orillia. Messages of condolence are welcomed at www.simcoefuneralhome.ca
Be still and know that I am with you. Psalm 46:10