Irene McFadden

Obituary of Irene Harriet McFadden

Irene Harriet McFadden (1927-2024) 


lifelong resident of Apsley, sadly passed away March 4th 2024. After a long illness in her 97th year.

Predeceased by her husband John, parents Bert and Rose McIlmoyl (nee McKay), brother Weldon and Sister-in-law Doreen (Hales), as well as Son-in-law William Tucker.

Irene is survived by and lovingly remembered by her daughters Andrea Tucker and Yvonne Hamlin (Kenneth), Grandchildren: Mathew Tucker (Dawn) Valerie Bancroft (Benjamin), and Kayla Tucker. GIGI will also be sadly missed by her great Grandchildren Reagan, Mason, Quinnlyn and Addalyn Bancroft and Jack Roland Tucker. Fondly remembered by her many nieces, nephews and their families.


Irene was a lifelong member of St. George the Martyr Anglican church and of the Anglican Women's Guild. She lived all her life on the McIlmoyl family property and will be remembered for her love of baking, sewing, knitting and her dedication to her many cats over the years. Sincere thanks and appreciation to Dr. Paul Hasson and staff of North Kawartha Health Centre, and to family, friends, neighbors and Care Partner Staff for their help and support during the months of her declining health. Thanks also to Dr. Mallory and Palliative Care staff for their medical support and care that ensured her peaceful final hours. Cremation has taken place with no further funeral arrangements at this time.


As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation or the Kidney Foundation of Canada or the charity of your choice by contacting THE HENDREN FUNERAL HOMES, LAKEFIELD CHAPEL, 66 Queen Street, Lakefield at or by calling 705-652-3355.