Obituary of Sara "Sadie" Macdonald
SARA JANE (Sadie) MACDONALD (nee Pierce) of Brampton, Ont. June 27 1912 - May 4 2018.
With sorrow we announce the loss of our beloved mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, peacefully at Peel Manor Long Term Care in Brampton, Ontario at the age of 105.
Predeceased by her husband Burton, Sara is mourned by sister Lettie and brother Jack, sons Ross (Barbara) of Markdale, Ont. and Keith (Dorothy) of St. Albert, Alta., daughters Ruth (Heinz) of Sidney, B.C. and Joyce (Glenn) of Brampton, Ont. Dear Grandmother of Terry, Bradley, Alexander (Sandy), Bruce, Gail, Janice, Christine, Carol, Bryan and Karyn; Great-Grandmother of Joshua, Ashleigh, Matthew, Alexander, Robin, Emily, Laura, Amy, Spencer, Paige, Blair, Weston and Bailey.
Born on a farm near Brussels, Ont. in 1912, Sara married Burton Macdonald in 1931 - making homes throughout southern Ontario in Cromarty, Staffa, Ajax, Georgetown, Brampton and Markdale, as well as a winter home in Lakeland, Fla. Both Burt and Sara were avid lawn bowlers and enjoyed many years bowling at the Georgetown Lawn Bowling Club.
Sara was an accomplished musician - sharing God's love through both the piano, organ and the church bells. She enjoyed a very active church life at Knox Presbyterian Church in Georgetown and enjoyed playing the organ in many churches throughout Ontario and in Florida.
Friends will be received at the J.S. Jones & Son Funeral Home, 11582 Trafalgar Rd., north of Maple Ave., Georgetown, ON 905-877-3631 on Monday, May 7th at 10:00 am until time of funeral service held at 11:00 am, followed by a reception in the Trafalgar Room. Interment to be held at Mount Pleasant Cemetery, in Ethel, Ontario on Tuesday, May 8th.
In lieu of flowers, donations to a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. To send expressions of sympathy visit www.jsjonesandsonfuneralhome.com