Ann Gale
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Obituary of Ann Gale

Ann Gale, a resident of Chatham, passed away on Monday, April 3, 2017 with her loving husband at her side.

Ann was the daughter of Joseph & Irene Hickman.

Beloved wife of Frederick Gale for 60 beautiful years.

Loving mother of Wayne (DeeAnn) Gale of Chatham, Tim Gale & Christa Martin and daughter-in-law, Millie Gale of Chatham and Jason (Barbara) Gale of Blenheim.

Nana of Dakota (Sam) Gale, Shelby Lynn (Hayden) Gale, Cory Couture, Dylan Hehn, Mitchell Shirkey, RayLynn Wagner-Gale, Kyle Wagner & Holley Gale.

Great-Nana of Tobias Gale, Haleigh Shirkey (Gale), Hayden Shirkey (Gale) & Riley Shirkey (Gale).

Survived by sister, Josephine (Pete) Cooper of England & sister-in-law, Jan Hickman of England. Predeceased by brother, George Hickman.

Missed by many others that considered Ann as their own “Mom”.

Ann enjoyed spending time knitting & playing bingo. She will be eternally missed by her four legged friend, Pugsly.

As per Ann’s wishes, cremation has taken place with a Celebration of Life to be announced at a later date.

Donations in memory of Ann may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society & Epilepsy Canada.

Online condolences may be left for the family at

McKinlay Funeral Home

459 St. Clair Street,

Chatham, Ontario

519 351 2040

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