Joan Evelyn McKay

January 23, 2020


Joan Evelyn McKay

February 28, 1941-January 23, 2020

Joan McKay of Lodgepole, AB passed away peacefully on January 23rd at the age of 78.  Joan is survived by and will forever be loved and missed by her loving husband of 59 years Ken McKay; her three children Dawn Lowe (Derek), Brad McKay (Debbie), Kim McKay (Peter); her 6 grandchildren Skyler, Kelsie, Kirstin, Baylie, Bryce and Jessie and her great-grandson Asher.  Joan is also survived by her brother Gary and sister Bonnie Mae.

Joan loved the farm life with Ken and made a beautiful home outside of Lodgepole, lovingly called the “The Stump Farm”, where she enjoyed tending her garden in the summer, playing cards with her family and friends and playing whirly word with her husband.  She also enjoyed watching curling, knitting, crossword puzzles, playing guitar, astronomy, wildlife and spending time with her grandchildren. 

Joan will be greatly missed by her family and friends.

In honor of her wishes no formal service will be held and a gathering of family and friends will be held at a later date.

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