McGill, Gertrude Viola (nee Gibbs)

November 11, 1932 ~ August 28, 2019

McGILL, Gertrude Viola (nee Gibbs) – Age 86, peacefully surrounded by family, passed away Wednesday, August 28, 2019 at Continuing Care, Petrolia. Beloved wife of the late Roy McGill (1990). Loving mother of Chuck (Jane) McGill, Ruth (John) McGill, the late Sam (Beth) McGill, Peter (Trudie) McGill, Victoria (Darryl) Strangway, Mary-Ellen (Jake) Smit, Jackie (Nick) McGill and Brian (Deb) Thompson. Cherished grandmother, great-grandmother, great-great-grandmother and aunt to many nieces and nephews. Survived by her brother Sonny Gibbs. Predeceased by her siblings Adda, Ester, Meg, Phyllis, Shirley and Fred. The family of Gert wish to extend a sincere “Thank-You” to Dr. Daniel and nurses at C.E.E. and Continuing Care, Petrolia.

Funeral Details
Family and friends will be received at STEADMAN BROTHERS FUNERAL CHAPELS, Brigden on Saturday, August 31, 2019 from 10:00 am until the time of the funeral at 11:00 am.

Sympathy may be expressed through donations to Canadian Cancer Society.

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  1. Dotty and I send our condolences. A great void is created, in the life of a family, with the loss of a mother’s love.

  2. To the Ruth and all her family. So sorry for your loss. May God give you peace that surpasses all mans understanding. God bless you all.

  3. Dear Mary & family my deepest condolences on the loss of your mom.
    Cherish all the wonderful memories
    Love to all

  4. Joy, Chris and Corey Deepest sympathy at this time. Grandmother’s are very special parts of our lives.
    Beth you’re in my thoughts and prayer s as well.
    – Deanna (Core) Hillman

  5. Vicky and family, So sorry to hear of your moms’ death. Sending our deepest sympathies and loads of hugs your way at this difficult time. oxox Gail & Ted

  6. Mary and family, So sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this difficult time. You have our deepest sympathy. Dianne and Carl

  7. Mary and McGill families our deepest sympathy for the loss of your mother, grandmother, great grandmother, our prayers are with you all.
    Chuck and Sharon Robinson

  8. My deepest sympathy to the family. She will be missed greatly. My thoughts and prayers are with you all

  9. To All the McGill Families so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom . Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Love Cheryl (Yacks) & Jimbo English

  10. Our thoughts and prayers are with all the family and friends . What a great legacy Gertrude and Roy have gifted the earth with . I bet you all have many stories and memories to imprint into your hearts forever . Hugs 🤗🧡
    Randy and Sherry Whiting
    Mike and Rachel Whiting 🙏🏻💙

  11. To All the McGill Families so sorry to hear about the passing of Gertrude . Thinking of you all at this difficult time. Love Maureen and Ron Bailey , Holly and Tim, Tyson and Mason Strangway , Greg and Kelly , Harper and Cooper Bailey xoxoxo

  12. Our sympathy to the McGill family at this time of the loss of your mother. May many happy memories ease your pain.God be with you. Alan and Marie.

  13. My dad, Grant Kersey, so enjoyed having Gertie as a tenant. She was a very kind and thoughtful person. May all of you enjoy the memories of the good time you had together. Thinking of a you at this time of reminiscing. Take Care, Kelly Kersey

  14. Vic and Jackie and family .. sorry to hear the loss of your mom . My condolences to you both and your families .