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Kjarsgaard, Donna

1944 – 2020

Donna Kjarsgaard passed away peacefully with her family by her side on August 3, 2020.

Donna will be lovingly remembered and dearly missed by her children: Kevin (Janice), Shannon (Scott), Allan (Colleen), Karen (Greg), and Sharron (James); step-daughter, Wendy; twelve grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; brother and sisters.

She is predeceased by her husband, Wayne; children, Raymond and Susan; parents, Margaret and Lewis; brother, Keith.

Donna’s greatest joy in life was becoming a great grandmother, she loved being a “GG” and cherished every moment she spent with them. She was an avid sports fan, she loved the Saskatchewan Rough Riders, watching curling and hockey, she also loved to garden.

The family would like to say a special thank you to the Royal Alex Hospital Ward 5E, and the staff at Foyer Lacombe for their compassion and care for Donna. The kindness shown to Donna by her special friends, Joey Maddison and Ali Sharun will never be forgotten.

Memorial donations may be made to the Edmonton Humane Society, 13620 163 Street NW, Edmonton, AB T5V 0B2.

To send condolences, please visit


Connelly-McKinley Funeral Home

St. Albert Chapel

(780) 458-2222

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