Obituary – Eunice Emmerton


We are sad to announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Eunice Marion (née Arnold) Emmerton, on Monday, June 8, 2020. She was in her 89th year.
She will be deeply missed by her family: Ed McGillivray and his partner Janice, Rick (Debbie) McGillivray, Steve (Cathy) Emmerton and Bob (Mary) Emmerton.
Remembered by her grandchildren: Kelly, Kristy, Matt, Jamie (Hilary) and Reanne (Pete) and by her great-grandchildren: Spencer, Evan, Rebecca, Andrew and Jason.
She will be missed by her sister-in-law Helen Arnold, her extended families and by her many friends.
Eunice took loving pride and joy in all of her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Eunice always loved showing them off. She also loved a game of cards with her friends.
Predeceased by her parents Lloyd and Muriel (née Griffith) Arnold, her first husband Wilmer McGillivray, her second husband Wib Emmerton, her son Ken McGillivray, her daughter-in-law Sandra McGillivray, her step-son Lea Emmerton, her step-daughter Diane MacLeod and by her brother Leo Arnold.
Many thanks to the wonderful staff at Trillium Court and Dr. Gurbin for their care of Mom in the years she lived there.
Due to provincial restrictions, a private family graveside service will be held at the Kincardine Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be made in appreciation to the Kincardine United Church or Trillium Senior’s Retirement Council, Kincardine.
Portrait and memorial available online at

Obituary – Eunice Emmerton was last modified: June 17th, 2020 by Dianna Martell

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