Funeral for Flora MacDonald set for Sunday in Ottawa
The funeral for the late Flora MacDonald will be held this Sunday at 2 p.m. at Christ Church Cathedral in Ottawa.
The North Sydney native died July 26 at the Windsor Park Manor in Ottawa. She was 89. A former member of Parliament and federal cabinet minister, MacDonald was also widely re- garded for her humanitarian work around the globe.
MacDonald is survived by her brother, Ron MacDonald, sisters Jean Grearson, Sheila Muttart and Lorna Hogan, and nieces and nephews. The family has noted that memorial donations can be made to Care Canada, P.O. Box 2359, Station Main, Winnipeg, Man., R3C 4A6, or online at www.care.ca.