Jennie Alberta Haney (née Anketell)
Jennie Alberta Haney, 83, passed away peacefully on March 15, 2022 in Edmonton, AB surrounded by family. Raised in Moncton, NB in the caring homes of Evelyn and Everett Gorman, and Renée and Paul Magee, Jennie trained as a nurse in Saint John, NB and later earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Alberta. A mother of five, Jennie loved working in her garden and tending to her flowers. She also enjoyed travelling — exploring places both near and far.
Jennie is survived and will be sadly missed by Jack Haney, her loving husband of 59 years; daughters Linda Marie Johnson (Sean) of St. Albert, AB and Cathy Ann Koller (John) of Edmonton, AB; sons John Haney (Natalie) of St. Albert, AB and Danny Haney (Allison) of Terrigal, Australia; sister Beulah Parker of Stoney Creek, NB; fifteen grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. She is predeceased by her darling daughter Karen Louise Haney in 1982; sisters Evelyn Cormier, Juanita Carter, and Eileen Dysart; and brothers Roderick ‘Roddy’ Anketell (Miriam) and Owen Anketell (Joan).
A viewing will be held on Tuesday, March 22 at Good Shepherd Parish (18407 60 Ave NW) starting at 10:30 am. The funeral service will follow at 11:00 am with Rev. Leo Hofmann presiding.
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If desired, in lieu of flowers, donations to the Marian Centre (Edmonton) and Ronald McDonald House Charities would be appreciated by the family.