August 4, 1933 – October 9, 2017
A resident of Little Current, Ontario, died peacefully at the Manitoulin Centennial Manor on Monday, October 9, 2017 at the age of 84. Born to the late Celina (nee Bryant) and the late Percy Kay, at Tehkummah, on August 4, 1933. Wife of the late William Gilchrist. Beloved mother of Dale (Lorie) of Sudbury, Gwen Hemming of Vancouver Island, Connie Gilchrist (Robert Thomson) of Woodstock, Wayne of Windsor, Brian of Elliot Lake, John (Elizabeth) of Bolton, Ian (Suzanne Charette) of Prince George and Lori of Sudbury. Predeceased by son Keith. Survived by brothers Don and Russ and sister Marg Elliott. Predeceased by sisters Orma and Marjorie. Cherished grandmother of 18, great-grandmother of 18 and great-great-grandmother of one. Will always be remembered by many nieces, nephews and friends. Alice was a baptized Jehovah√Ęs Witness. Family and friends will gather at Island Funeral Home on Saturday, October 21, 2017 for visitation from 2- 4 pm. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home at 4 pm. Ash Burial will be held at the Providence Bay Cemetery on Saturday, November 25, 2017. Donations to Alzheimer Society of Sudbury – Manitoulin would be greatly appreciated. Island Funeral Home can only accept cheques for all charitable donations. Record your thoughts, memories and photos at