Thelma McRae (Coleman)

Published January 31, 2022

Thelma McRae (Coleman)

1921 – 2022

Peacefully at Maxville Manor on Sunday, January 23, 2022, age 100 years. Thelma Delores (Coleman) McRae formerly of Avonmore. Predeceased in 2016 by her husband of 74 years, Gordon Alexander McRae.

Loved mother of Gail Shaver (late Clayton), Linda McKercher (Donald), all of Finch, Terry McRae (Annette) of Avonmore, and the late Gloria Croskery. Sadly missed by her grandchildren Vicky (Steve Tait), Wendy Shaver, Scott Shaver (Rebecca Pena), Cheryl McKercher, James McKercher (Claudia Ferrante), Erin (Doug Chefero), Robin McRae (Renee Legault), Patrick McRae, Kate McRae and Jenna McRae (Chelsea Raso), by great grandchildren Chase, Carter, Camden, Abigail, Sarah, Isabella, Lianna, Haylie, Hayden, Charlotte, Liam and Ethan, and by the many others whose lives she touched. Predeceased by granddaughter Angela Croskery, and siblings Lydia Jackson, David Coleman and Wilfred Coleman.

Details of the service In Celebration of Thelma McRae’s Life will be announced at a later date. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to Maxville Manor Foundation or St James United Church, Avonmore, would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences may be made at