November 19, 1938 - December 24, 2015
MacNeil – Bernadette “Bernie” (nee Ryan)
In hospital on Thursday, December 24, 2015 in her 78th year. Beloved wife of the late Dr. Claude MacNeil. Predeceased by her parents Dominic and Rita Ryan. Loving sister of Lois Clermont (the late Ray), Gerald (the late Rollande), Marilyn Colton (Owen), Anne Lamont (Paul), Paul (Dorothy), Ronnie (Jenny), Cathy Landry (Dan), Jimmy, and Allan (Bonnie). She will be missed by many nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews. Bernie’s life was education. She cherished her time within the Ottawa Carleton Catholic Separate School Board as a Superintendent. She will be remembered fondly by many of her friends and colleagues. A Memorial Mass will be held at Our Lady of Fatima Roman Catholic Church, 153 Woodroffe Ave. on Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at 12 noon. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Catholic Education Foundation of Ottawa, C/O finance Dept., Ott. Catholic School Board, 570 West Hunt Club Rd., Nepean, ON K2G 3R4, or to St. Mary’s Home, 780 rue Église Street, Ottawa, ON K1K 3K7, would be appreciated.