It is with heavy hearts and sadness that we announce the passing of Gail McCooeye at the Élisabeth Bruyère Hospital on Tuesday, January 18, 2022. Gail was born in Halifax Nova Scotia on August 12, 1947. She is predeceased by her beloved partner the late Harold Smith and her parents Raymond and Elaine Densmore. Much loved mother of Tammy McCooeye (Gary) and Christopher McCooeye. Gail was cherished by her 4 grandchildren and 4 Great grandchildren. Dear sister of Raymond Densmore (Helen), Cheryl Morris (Michael), Lyn, Dawn, David and Alanna Densmore. Gail will be missed by many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Due to Covid, a Memorial Service will be held at Beechwood National Memorial Centre, 280 Beechwood Avenue, on Friday, May 6th, 2022 at 10:00AM. For those not able to attend in person, you may register at the livestreaming link found above. We would like to thank the amazing staff at Bruyere Hospital Palliative Care Unit for her wonderful care. Our family is truly grateful. Memorial donations would be welcome to The University of Ottawa Heart Institute or East Noel Heritage Schoolhouse Society, C/O Effie Hilchie, 6519 Hwy 215 Hants County Nova Scotia B0N 1T0.
So sorry to hear of Gail’s passing -Carvel & I spent fun times with Gail & Harold in Ottawa - R.I.P. Gail
My deepest condolences Tammy, wishing you peace, comfort, courage, and lots of love at this time of sorrow.
Rob Beanlands and the Division of Cardiology
On behalf of myself and the Division of Cardiology at the Heart Institute - our deepest sympathies to you and your family Tammy. I hope that many fond memories help to ease your sorrow at this difficult time.
I am so sorry for you loss Tammy; my sympathies to you and your family during this hard time.
I wish I had the right words, just know I am here for you whenever you may need it night or day!
Tammy, I was very sad to hear of Gail’s passing, she became a good friend to me. Just know your in my thoughts during this difficult time and I’m only a phone call away.
“Those we Love will never go away as they walk beside us everyday”
Sorry for your loss…Had lots of laughs with Gail, when she came to visit her Mom..She’ll be missed by all I’m sure..
So sorry for your loss. I was so glad that Gail made the last trip to NS to connect with family here. Thoughts are with you.
My sympathies to all of you at this time. I was so sorry when Gail passed and again now that I am so far away that I won’t be able to make her memorial service. Please know I will be thinking of you all on May 6th.
1 was so sad to hear about Gail's passing. I will thinkabout all of you on Friday as you celebrate Gail's life Jo-Anne and Bryan