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Eric William Walter McKenna


Eric William Walter McKenna

The death occurred at the palliative care unit of the Western Hospital, Alberton, on Wednesday, September 2, 2020, with his loving family by his side, of Eric William Walter McKenna, beloved husband to Arlene Dorothy (nee Wells) McKenna of Elmsdale, age 75 years. Born on September 12, 1945, he was the son of the late Byron and Margaret (nee Gillis) McKenna.

Loving father to Blaine McKenna of Summerside and Karen (Pat) Murphy of Alberton. Cherished grandfather to Drew and Lyla Murphy and Braedon McKenna. He is survived by his brother Reg McKenna of Charlottetown and by his sister-in-law, Shirley Smallman of Alberton.

He was predeceased by siblings, Allison, Margeurite, Raymond and Dorothy Aylward, his father and mother-in-law, Arthur and Ida Wells, brother-in-law, Fred Aylward, sister-in-law, Vivian McKenna and niece Carol Anne Peters.

Resting at the Rooney Funeral Home and Chapel, Alberton, from where a private family visitiation for invited guests only will be held on Friday from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Saturday for family and invited guests, from the E. Gerald Rooney Memorial Chapel at 2:00 p.m., Rev. Andrew MacDonald and Rev. Ross Morrison officiating. Interment will  take place in the Elmsdale Church of the Nazarene Cemetery  on Monday September 7th at 11:00 a.m.

As an expression of sympathy memorials to the Elmsdale Community Centre would be gratefully appreciated.
Service Date
Saturday, September 5, 2020
Service Time
2:00 p.m.
Service Location
E. Gerald Rooney Memorial Chapel

Private family visitation, Friday, September 4, 2020
Visitation Time
7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Visitation Location
Rooney Funeral Home and Chapel

Burial Date
Monday Sept. 7, 2020
Burial Time
11:00 a.m.
Burial Location
Elmsdale Church of the Nazarene Cemetery

Requested Charity
Elmsdale Community Centre