MCINTOSH, Grace Teresa (nee Gallant)
The funeral for Grace T. McIntosh, of Charlottetown, was held on Thursday, July 2, 2015 from Hennessey Cutcliffe Charlottetown Funeral Home to the Church of the Most Holy Redeemer where the funeral mass was celebrated by Reverend Isaac Chackalaparampil, who also delivered the homily. The funeral pall was placed on the casket by her children, Teresa Bass, Mark McIntosh, Joey McIntosh and Andy McIntosh. Prior to the mass, Kathleen Casey gave words of remembrance in her honour. The first lesson was proclaimed by cousin, Judy Gallant, and the second lesson was proclaimed by daughter-in-law, Beth McIntosh. The prayers of intercession were offered by niece, Bev Kelly. The funeral mass was sung by Holy Redeemer funeral choir under the direction of Tom Wilkinson. The organist was Judy Donovan Whitty. During the funeral, the choir sang the entrance hymn, Be Not Afraid; the psalm, Rest In God Alone; the communion hymn, I Am The Bread Of Life; and the recessional hymn, Battle Hymn Of The Republic. The offertory hymn, One Day At A Time, and the meditation hymn, We Shall Go Out, were rendered by soloist, Mary MacGillvary. The pallbearers were grandsons, Troy Cheverie, Shawn Cheverie and Jeremy Cheverie, cousin, Robbie Gallant, and nephews, Guy McIntosh and Frankie McIntosh. Flowerbearers were granddaughters, Cecelia Costain, Kara MacKinnon, Jerika MacArthur and Katherine Bastedo, and great-granddaughters, Madison MacLeod, Shealin Gallant Cheverie and Madeline Bastedo. Honorary pallbearers were Kathleen and Sean Casey, Lois and Johnny Gallant, Pat and Pete MacDonald, Mary and Joe MacKenna, Audrey MacDonald, Cindy Murnaghan, Eileen MacKenzie and Ann McQuaid. Among those attending the funeral liturgy were representatives of the Charlottetown Women’s Liberal Club. The funeral cortage was piped out of the church by son, Andy McIntosh, who piped the hymn, Amazing Grace, and also piped the hymn, Going Home, at the cemetery. The interment took place in the Roman Catholic Cemetery where Father Isaac held the graveside service.