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August 4, 2022

Marilyn Anne Robertson (née Clare) of Kincardine, died Thursday, Aug. 4, 2022, at Trillium Court Seniors’ Community, Kincardine. Survived by her husband of 34 years, Alexander McEwan. Loving mother of Tom (Angela), John, Nina (Tim), and Emily (Art). Stepmother of Brenda (Angus), Jill (John), Carol, and Peter (Jodi). Cherished Nana/Grandma of Zackary, Emily, Sarah, Aaron, Kaily, Kyle, Skye, McEwan and Andrew, along with numerous great-grandchildren and extended family members, including, Judi, Jill and Allison. Marilyn will be fondly remembered for her sharp wit, sense of humour, kind heart, great sense of style and never forgetting a birthday. Her ability to foster and nurture life-long friendships was one of her most memorable qualities. She brought light and laughter to every occasion. She lived life to the fullest and had many interests. She embraced self-improvement, studying at the University of Toronto to receive her Bachelor of Arts Degree in 1987 as a mature student. This was one of her proudest achievements. Marilyn and Alex enjoyed travelling, singing in choirs, attending theatrical performances and symphonies, and participating in various charitable events. Her philanthropy was evident with her generous donations and volunteering to many causes. The family expresses its appreciation for the excellent care received from Dr. Gary Gurbin, Trillium Court staff, and the South Bruce Grey Health Centre. A Celebration of Life will take place with immediate family at a later date. Cremation has already taken place. Memorial donations to YWCA Toronto, the Scott Street Mission or Famous People Players, would be appreciated as expressions of sympathy; arrangements entrusted to the Davey-Linklater Funeral Home, Kincardine, 519-396-2701, “Turn your face toward the sun and the shadows will fall behind you” - Maori Proverb