In memory of
McKAY, Christina "Tina" (nee Coptin) Tina McKay passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 16, 2016 at the age of 94. She was born in Harrod, Manitoba on December 27, 1921 and came to reside in Calgary with her family at the age of 4. Here, she set up roots, working at Union Packing, raising a family and later working at Carltons Cleaners. Tina was a long-time member of the Ramsay community and belonged to St. Anne's Parish where she had also attended school. Tina is remembered by her loving family, son, Ray McKay (Lynn); daughter, Sharon Olsen; grandson, Kyle Olsen (Rachelle); granddaughter, Kerry (Pat); great-grandson, Cole Harding; sister, Pearl Tongs, brother, Joe (Pat) Coptin; and numerous nieces and nephews. Tina was predeceased by her husband, Cecil McKay in 1972; sister-in-law, Olive Coptin; brother, Alex Coptin; brother-in-law, George Tongs; brother, Johnny Coptin; and sister-in-law, Sylvia Coptin. We would like to thank the caregivers at Tudor Manor for taking such good care of mom; the doctors and nurses on Unit 68 at the South Health Campus for the care, support and dignity shown towards our mom and family. Also, the numerous family and friends for all their support, kindness and caring. A Celebration of Tina's Life will be held at the Ramsay Community Hall, 1136 – 8 Street SE, Calgary, AB on Thursday, October 20, 2016 between 10:00 a.m. and 2:00 p.m. Cremation has been entrusted to Alternatives Funeral and Cremation Services, 12 East Lake Way NE, Airdrie, AB. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Tina's memory to the charity of one's choice. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at www.myalternatives.ca . ALTERNATIVES® FUNERAL AND CREMATION SERVICES Serving Calgary and Surrounding Areas since 1997 403-216-5111
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