McMILLAN, Edna Marie - Suddenly, on December 14th, 2012, Dr. Edna Marie McMillan of Stoney Creek passed away. Born June 14th, 1937 in Simcoe, Ontario to the parents of Fred and Kate McMillan of Port Dover. She was the wife to the late Mike Miller of Hamilton. Sister of loving brother Stan McMillan and his wife Mary Avila of London. Aunt of 17 nieces and nephews. Throughout her life she was devoted to education, after she received her Doctorate of Education from Atlanta, Georgia. She spent many years working in the gifted children's program. Friends will be received at the DONALD V. BROWN FUNERAL HOME , 36 Lake Avenue Drive, Stoney Creek, Ontario on Tuesday, December 18, from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm. Funeral service will be held in the Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 1 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Ontario Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals.12170706
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A wonderful person passes on
Posted by Dr Shirley Kokot (Friend) On Monday, December 24, 2012
I too became a friend of Edna's through the World Council for Gifted and Talented Children. Always enjoyed her sense of fun mixed into a load of common sense. My memories of hosting her here in South Africa when she decided very spontaneously to explore this part of the world will always be with me - she so enjoyed herself! My condolences to her family - I'm sure you will miss her.
Good memories and thoughts
Posted by Leslie S. Graves (Colleague and Dear friend) On Saturday, December 22, 2012
Edna and I worked together on the WCGTC Council for many years, I got to know her-a lively, mischeveous, bright personality loveding her extended family well. She loved her colours,art & pets but mostly Edna always was 'real', and had great ability to see through things to what was really important, or what people where really trying to do... As a friend, I was many times thankful to her for that.
As a professional, she gave her life to Gifted Children and will be soarly missed in the field.
Thinking of You
Posted by Pat Snively / Jack Dosser (Friends) On Monday, December 17, 2012
I am so sorry to read of your sister's passing.
Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Pat Snively and Jack Dosser, Port Dover.
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