Mary Case
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Obituary of Mary Walker Case

A resident of Chatham, Mary Case passed away at Riverview Gardens on September 11, 2021, at the age of 95. 

Born in Edinburgh, Scotland, Mary was the daughter of the late Adam and Margaret (nee Henderson) Kirkwood. 

Beloved wife of the late C.W. 'Bill' Case (2002).

Loving mother to Laurie (Art) Smith of London, Heather Case of London, and Bonnie Case of Toronto. 

Grandmother to Casey Moorhead.

Sister to Barbara (Ernie) McAuley of Sarnia.

Mary will be remembered for her caring and compassionate nature as a nurse in the hospital and through volunteering in palliative care.  She was a devoted wife and supportive mother to all her children.  She was a past president of the Nurses Alumni, member of the May Court Club, a member of the Park Street United Church and later the First Presbyterian Church.

Visitation will take place at McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, on Wednesday, September 15, 2021, from 12:00pm until the time of the Service at 1:00pm, with Rev. Mike Maroney officiating. Burial will take place in Maple Leaf Cemetery following the Service.

Those planning to attend the Visitation or Funeral Service must register by phone (519-351-2040) or through the Funeral Home Website: CLICK HERE

The Bereavement Authority of Ontario has mandated that all in attendance must wear a mask.

The Funeral Service will be livestreamed via the Funeral Home website. Please CLICK HERE to view the livestream.

Donations made in memory of Mary to a charity of choice would be appreciated. 

Online condolences may be left at

McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, 519-351-2040

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