Lois Margaret (Meacher) McDONALD

Born: Fri., Dec. 27, 1957
Died: Fri., Mar. 17, 2017


Memorial Service

2:00 PM Fri., Mar. 24, 2017
Location: Sovereign Community Hall


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Lois Margaret (née Meacher) McDonald passed away on Friday, March 17, 2017 at the age of 59 years.

Lois was born in Portland, Oregon on December 27, 1957 to Bill and Mary Meacher, the sixth child of eight. When Lois was a year old, the Meacher family moved back to Moose Jaw, SK where she was raised. She met the love of her life, Bill McDonald in 1987 and they were married on March 18, 1989. She always said “the third times the charm”.

Lois enjoyed the life of farming and took to it like a ducky does to water. In 1996, she and Bill made a career change and went trucking. She enjoyed seeing the country from coast to coast. She retired in 2011 to their acreage by Sovereign, SK due to health problems. Lois had many health issues throughout her life and persevered through them all. She lived life to its fullest. When Bill joined her in retirement in 2013, they did some travelling, spent time with family and enjoyed each other’s company even more. Her trademark for her home was the outdoor lights and the giant pair of dice out front because she said it was her paradise. Lois loved her crafts, she enjoyed cross-stitch, plastic canvas and so much more.

Lois is survived by her husband of 28 years, Bill; daughter Jennifer; adopted daughter Maureen; Bill’s children Steve, Rick, Jim, Ray, Donna and Rob as well as numerous grandchildren and great-grandchildren; siblings Bill, Cynthia, Gordon, Jane, Russ, Nancy, Stella and families and her aunt Catherine. She was predeceased by her parents Bill and Mary as well as numerous aunts and uncles.

A Celebration of Lois’ life was held on Friday, March 24, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at the Sovereign Community Centre with Reverend Jo-Ann Hills officiating. Donations in memory of Lois may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Saskatchewan, 1738 Quebec Avenue, Unit 26, Saskatoon, SK S7K 1V9 or to the Canadian Diabetes Association, 104-2301 Ave C N, Saskatoon, SK S7L 5X5.

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Clint Whyte & Cindy Haggarty
   Posted Mon March 20, 2017
Thinking of you all at this time of your loss of someone so dear to your hearts!
Hang on to the smiles, laughter and the good memories...they are the precious moments!

Kim Zimmer
   Posted Tue March 21, 2017
So Sorry for you loss.
Kim & Garry Zimmer.

vivian Meyer
   Posted Tue March 21, 2017
Thinking about the whole families .

Anne Tucker
   Posted Tue March 21, 2017
Dear Nancy,

Tommy and I are so sorry to learn of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this most difficult time.

With our love

Anne and Tommy Tucker

bonnie ridley
   Posted Fri March 24, 2017
So sorry for your loss. (HUGS) to all.

Sharon Rofalsky
   Posted Mon March 27, 2017
So sorry hear of your loss. It is not easy, but our loved ones are always with us in memory.Talk to you

Mickelina Brochu ( DeGirolamo)
   Posted Wed March 29, 2017
To the Meacher Family:
You have my deepest sympathies and may all our happy memories of Lois in the the past and present forever live in our hearts.

Kim Krueger
   Posted Sun April 02, 2017
Bill, Jenn, and the rest of Lois' family,
So sorry to hear of your loss. Although life took us to different places and we rarely saw each other in our later years, I will remember Lois and our friendship with deep affection. May happy memories help see you through.
With sympathy, Kim Krueger

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