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Juanita “Jay” McBurney


McBurney, Juanita edited

1925 –2019


On Saturday, September 7, 2019 Juanita “Jay” McBurney of St. Albert passed away at the age of 93 years.


She will be lovingly remembered by her children: Brian, Beverley (Gary) Bain, Wendy (Gordon) Baergen, Darryl (Irene) McBurney, and Derek (Stefanie) McBurney as well as many grandchildren and great grandchildren. 


Jay was predeceased by her husband, Douglas and her son, Blair.


A Celebration of Life will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Friday, September 13, 2019 at

Connelly-McKinley, St. Albert Funeral Home, 9 Muir Drive, St. Albert, AB.


In lieu of flowers, Memorial Donations may be made in Jay’s name to Al Shamal Shriners Children’s Transportation Fund, 14511 142 St NW, Edmonton, AB, T6V 1H8.


Jay’s family wishes to send a special thank you to the staff and caregivers at Chartwell Retirement Residence in St. Albert and Capital Care Kipnes Centre for Veterans in Edmonton for the compassionate care. Your caring and support for Mom will always be remembered.


To send condolences, please visit


Foster & McGarvey Funeral Home,

St. Albert Chapel

(780) 458-2222