April 16, 1936 - February 21, 2021
Peacefully at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital on Sunday, February 21, 2021 of Thelma Jean Clarkin of Charlottetown. Beloved wife of the late Gerald Clarkin. Loving mother of Merlin (Bertha) Jay, Irwin (Barb) Jay, Glenn (Freda) Jay, and Darla (Vaughan) Jay. Nanny to Krista (Nick), Courtney (Jason), Travis (Michaela), Tara (Sean), Candice (Gary), and Jarad (Taylor). Survived by siblings Edith (Aden) Clow, Bertha Bruce, Margaret Corney, Bernice (Vernon) Matheson, Ethel (Gordon) Vessey, Garfield (Brenda) MacDonald, and Arlene (Donnie) MacEwen, and sister-in-law Helena MacDonald. Predeceased by her parents Walter and Lois MacDonald, siblings Kenneth and Dewar (Judee), and brothers-in-law Blair Bruce and Hessell Corney.
Resting at MacLean Funeral Home Swan Chapel. A graveside service will be held in Central United Church Cemetery at a later date. No visiting hours by personal request. If so desired, memorial donations to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Foundation would be appreciated. Online condolences may be made at www.macleanfh.com