With sorrow in our hearts the family announces the passing of Lee Ann McCarthy at the age 54 on Sunday, February 3, 2019 surrounded by loved ones at Health Sciences North. Daughter of the late Norman and Geraldine McCarthy. Beloved sister of Linda (Mike), Brenda (Gary), Beverly (Ron), Donna (Lorne), Doreen predeceased (Gord), Norman Jr predeceased, Kathy (Rand), Joanne (Steve), Patsy (Gates), Tim (Louise), Carol, Mark (Nadine) and Sherry (Sylvain). Loving mother of Patrique (Roxanne), Ricky (Vicky) and Travis (Amanda). Proud Gramma of Izabelle, Abriana, Gabryelle, Jahnelle, Dorian, Kenzie and Ellah. She will be dearly missed by many nieces and nephews as well as a number of friends. She will be remembered for her beautiful smile and her love to write and play music. Touching the hearts of many, she knew how to bring light to everyone she encountered. Lives are like rivers, eventually they go where they must, not where we want them to. A Celebration of Life will be held Friday, February 8, from 4:00 p.m.-9:00 p.m. at the Wahnapitae Community Center, 161 Glenbower Crescent, Wahnapitae.