Anette M. McKenzie
McKENZIE Anette Monica McKenzie, nee Wallenstal, gently and gracefully at Parkwood Hospital on May 23, 2006, in her 68th year, following a long struggle bravely borne. Survived and sadly missed by her husband Bill, sons Anders (Anjanette) and Edward and their father Neil, brothers Bo (Christina) and Ulf (Margarita) and grandchildren Liam, Lars and Annika. Predeceased by father Gosta and mother Julia. Anette was born and brought up in Northern Sweden and moved with her family to Uppsala, where she trained and worked as a laboratory technician and nursing assistant. She worked in this capacity in Sweden, then Scotland, and for some years after coming to Canada in 1974. She will be remembered for her capacity for friendship, her love of nature and her energetic and optimistic spirit. Anettes loyalty to friends and unconditional love of her family will be greatly missed. The family greatly appreciates the care received from the staff at the London Regional Cancer Centre, Dr. Ingrid Harle, Dr. Mark Carey, and the Palliative Care Unit at Parkwood Hospital. Visitation on Sunday, May 28 from 2-5 p.m. at the James A. Harris Funeral Home, 220 St. James Street at Richmond. A celebration of Anettes life will be conducted at Metropolitan United Church, 468 Wellington Street, on Monday, May 29 at 11:00 a.m. Friends are respectfully invited to dress colourfully and elegantly. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions to the Run for Ovarian Cancer, 810 Maitland Street, Unit 5, London, Ontario, N5Y 5K3 would be greatly appreciated.
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