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In loving memory of Edith Gail Sharp who passed away at Health Sciences North in Sudbury on Monday, July 24th, 2017 at the age of 74 years. Beloved wife and best friend of James Sharp of Skead. Loving mother of Darla Tessier of Sudbury, Bruce Sharp (predeceased) and Brian Sharp (Tracy) of Garson. Cherished grandmother of Jamie-Leigh (James), Cody (Danielle), Jenna, Jordan and Devon and great-grandmother of Austin, Brody and Cato. Dear aunt to many nieces and nephews. Edith was predeceased by all of her siblings. She will also be sadly missed by Janice, Reg, John and Robyne. Edith was born in Wahnapitae on November 5th, 1942 to parents Irene and Dan McKinnon, both predeceased. For over 40 years, she worked as a registered nurse, mostly at Finlandia Village. She was a proud and dedicated member of the seniors group in Skead. Some of her favourite pastimes were crafts, bingo, time spent at the casino and of course travelling. She will be remembered as a very caring and devoted wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and dear friend to so many. In keeping with her wishes, there will be no visitation. Cremation at Lakeview Crematorium. A celebration of Edith’s life will take place at the Recreation Centre in Skead on Saturday, July 29th, 2017 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Donations to the M.S. Society, in her memory, would be greatly appreciated by the family. Arrangements in care of Simple Wishes of the North. (705) 470-7070

Condolence Messages

  1. Barb & Jeff Fanjoy

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    Deepest, heartfelt condolences to Brian & family.

  2. John Sharp

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    We miss you.


    John, Robyne, Erin, David, Laura and Kayden

  3. Loralei

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    My deepest condolences to you and your family.

  4. Terri Barriault

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    Dear Jim, Brian, Darla and family, I am so sorry that you have lost Gail.. I have such fond memories of her and your family that I am forever grateful for. Sincere condolences and big hugs to you all, xo

  5. Stephen Gordon

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    I always loved hearing you and uncle jim were coming down, you and grandma cambell always made us laugh. I love you aunt bunny đŸ™‚

  6. Marc Gaudette

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    My Condolences to your Family for your loss, Jim, Darla, Brian. Gail was one of the nicest people that I grew up knowing. She was always helping at community events and was always happy and smiling! Sorry again for your loss, the community of Skead will definately miss her.

  7. Colleen Sharp

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    We are so sorry, thinking of all of you, Bobby and Colleen Sharp

  8. George & Gayle Charsley

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    Our heartfelt condolences to you Jim and your family. Gail will never be forgotten as she will live in our memories forever. Rest in peace my friend!

  9. Pat

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    Uncle Jim, Brian, Darla and families, my deepest and heartfelt sympathies. May the beautiful memories of yesterday and the love of family and friends help each of you through the many tomorrows. If ever there was an angel on earth it was Aunt Gail, her smile, her laugh, her hugs, the love and support she offered so willingly will remain in my heart forever. xox

  10. Terry Popowich Metzloff

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    Gail touched many lives and brought smiles to the people around her. I’m grateful to have known her.My families hearts are with you and your family.

  11. Jody Delwo

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    Dear Jim and family my prayers and sincerest condolences are with you.


  12. Valerie Jalbert

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    Dear Jim and loving family…..our sincere condolences my heart aches for you…..I have many wonderful memories of working with Gail great lady….so so sorry for your loss…hugs Val

  13. Leanne (Gaudette) Baldwin

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    So sorry to hear this, Our Condolences to all the family

  14. julie thibault

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    My condolences to Jim and all his family in the loss of his beauiful wife Gail I worked with Gail for over 40 years at the foley’s Nursing Home until we were all shipped out to our new place of work at Finlandia ,We all went through a lot in those day especially in Garson when we were sent into receivership but Gail kept us all afloat and was such a strong leader and for this I admirered her So go rest high on that mountain Gail as you know we will all meet again.

  15. Donna Freeland

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    We are so sorry to hear of this sad news. Our condolences to Jim, Jaime and all the family. She will be missed.

  16. Denise Finn

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    I am so sorry for your loss.

  17. judy ross

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    Jim and family, I was very young but have very fond memories of you and Gail when I visited Sudbury with my mother. My deepest condolences at this sad time. Love your cousin Judy.

  18. Brenda Charbonneau

    25 July 2017 2 years ago

    My condolences to the Sharp family for your loss.

  19. Wendi Hollmer

    26 July 2017 2 years ago

    My condolences to Mr. Sharp, Darla, Brian and family during this very difficult time. So sorry for your loss.

  20. Gerry Charbonneau

    26 July 2017 2 years ago

    My heartfelt condolences to Jim and family. So sorry to hear of Gail’s passing. A childhood friend and a neighbour for many years. Thinking about you during these sad days and wishing you sincerest condolences.

  21. Joanne Currie

    26 July 2017 2 years ago

    My condolences to the Sharp family, I remember Gail from the arena when Bruce and Todd played hockey. What an awesome hockey Mom she was. Prayers from my family to yours.
    Joanne Currie & family

  22. Corrie-Jo Delwo

    26 July 2017 2 years ago

    Dear Jim and family
    Our deepest condolences for your loss! Love Corrie-Jo and Jay

  23. Donna Raymind

    26 July 2017 2 years ago

    My condolence to Jim and family. We all have great memories of our working days with Gail. She was a great Nurse and a great Leader. RIP my friend

  24. Heather Beland

    26 July 2017 2 years ago

    Dear Jim…..our heart filled condolences. Gail was a beautiful lady and she will be sorely missed by all the knew her. Remember her with smiles and laughter…..she would want that. A guardian Angel for all her babies!! Sincerely Heather and Marcel

  25. Deborah Casera friend and collegue

    26 July 2017 2 years ago

    I met Gail when she worked as an RN in the nursing home in Garson. She always had the biggest smile. She had such a kind and warm heart. My symaphies to her family. Another angel in heaven.

  26. Gayle Theberge

    27 July 2017 2 years ago

    My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this most difficult time.
    RIP Gail… we had some great laughs at the nursing homes…

  27. Dani

    27 July 2017 2 years ago

    Thinking of your laugh…hearty and pure. Although it has been awhile I will never forget the memories…who knew what you and Granny would up to. Sending strength and love to Uncle Jim, Brian, Darla and the rest of the family. xox

  28. Audrey ,David Myatt

    27 July 2017 2 years ago

    Sorry for your loss ,thinking of you &family at a time like this ,Audrey &David Myatt

  29. Nancy Pernu

    29 July 2017 2 years ago

    My sincere condolences to you Jim and your family. I worked many a year with Gail .She truly was a good friend and mentor. May you find comfort in all the memories that you shared

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