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Catherine Aletha McKenna


Catherine Aletha McKenna

The death occurred at the Western Hospital, Alberton, on Wednesday, March 31, 2021, with her loving family by her side, of Catherine Aletha McKenna, of the Rev. WJ Phillips Residence, Alberton, age 82 years. Born at Elmsdale on November 26, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Ronald Anthony and Gertrude Eloise (nee Cameron) McKenna.

Dear sister to Norma (late Basil) Griffin of Alberton and Dale (Eileen) McKenna of Alberton. She is also survived by her many nieces and nephews, and by her brother-in-law, Bernie McCluskey, of Moncton.

She was predeceased by sisters, Joan McCluskey and Aileen (late Carl) Shea.

Resting at the Rooney Funeral Home and Chapel, Alberton. No visiting hours to be held. A private family funeral mass will be celebrated on Monday, April 5, 2021, from the Sacred Heart Church, Alberton, at 10:30 a.m., Rev. Andrew MacDonald, celebrant. Interment later in the church cemetery.

As an expression of sympathy, memorials to PEI Mental Health would be gratefully appreciated.


The family of Catherine McKenna offers their deepest gratitude to Island EMS, Provincial  Intergrated Home Care Program, our Provincial Health Care Hospitals and the many working behind the scenes. Thank you.
Mona Broderick and Phyllis were part of her life line. Thank You.
Chad Matthews...Catherine would be so happy to have you part of her funeral...Thank You.
Rev. WJ Philips Residence...her home. We always heard...take me home. You were her home. And her family in many ways. Everything you did for her was a gift to us...Thank You.
Father Andrew (Sacred Heart Parish, Alberton) and Rooney Funeral Home (David Smith) your assistance and guidance meant very much to us at this time. Thank You.
To all we are thankful for the gifts, condolences, messages and just chats. 
Catherine had some challenges...for many of us those challenges taught us to grow, to see things in a new way, to keep our mind open for new ways to learn...please continue to do this.
Be Truthful, if you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything!
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Service Date
Monday, April 5, 2021
Service Time
10:30 a.m.
Service Location
Sacred Heart Church, Alberton, PEI

No visitation by request

Burial Date
At a later date and time
Burial Location
Sacred Heart Cemetery, Alberton, PEI

Requested Charity
PEI Mental Health