Tonya McKenna

Tonya Lori McKenna (Dicks)

March 17th, 1981 - October 6th, 2020
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It is with broken hearts that the family of the late Tonya Lori (Dicks) McKenna announces her tragic passing. Tonya passed away in Surrey, British Columbia on Tuesday, October 6th, 2020 at the age of 39 years.

Tonya is predeceased by her grandparents - Maxwell & Edith Robinson and Woodrow & Olive Dicks and cousin - Robert Adams.

Left with many loving memories is her husband - Stephen McKenna; precious son, her pride and joy - Jaxon McKenna; puppy - Dallas; parents - Barry & Janice Dicks; brother - Timmy Dicks; parents-in-law - Gary & Elaine McKenna; sister-in-law - Leanne Starkes (Corey); nieces - Hillary Starkes (Randal), Whitney Starkes (Peter) and Liberty Starkes (Noah); great-niece - Brooklyn Campbell as well as a large circle of extended family, her valued clients at My Dental Hygienist and innumerable friends.

Public Visitation took place at Foster Funeral Home, 22 Main Street, Baie Verte, NL on Thursday, October 15th, 2020 from 3:00-8:00PM.

Pastor Jamie Rowsell conducted a Private Family Funeral Service at Trinity Pentecostal Church, Baie Verte, NL on Friday, October 16th, 2020. Interment followed at Trinity Pentecostal Cemetery, Highway 410, Baie Verte, NL.

We encourage extended family and friends to share condolences, memories and/or photos to Tonya's memorial wall, available on our website. All items will be documented and displayed in our personalized guestbook and presented to the McKenna family.

As an expression of sympathy, in lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Tonya’s memory to the Jaxon McKenna Education Fund by cash or cheque made payable to Foster Funeral Home, (memo: Jaxon) via Foster Funeral Home, P.O. Box 549, Baie Verte, NL, A0K 1B0.

“Life will call with daffodils and morning glorious blue skies, you’ll think of me, some memory and softly smile to your surprise; and even though you love me still, you will know where I belong - just give it time, we'll all be fine when I’m gone.”

Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Foster Funeral Home, 22 Main Street, Baie Verte, NL.

“A Source of Peace in the Midst of the Storm”
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LorrieAnne MacLeod

Posted at 01:15pm
Dear Janice, Barry and family,
We are so saddened to hear of the loss of your precious Tonya. Please be assured of our prayers for your comfort and peace at this heartbreaking time that you are facing.
All our love,
Cousin LorrieAnne and Kevin MacLeod❤️


Posted at 09:41am
Stephen & Jaxon, Gary, Elaine & Family, Barry, Janice & Family:
Saddened to hear of Tonya's passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this difficult time. May the many precious and happy memories that you each have of your loved one, help you through the coming days..
Ivan and CarolAnn
St. John's

Joyce and allan

Posted at 11:43pm
To Janice Barry and family
So sorry to hear of tonya passing our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this sad time hold on to your precious memories they will help you through the coming days.

Jean Rose

Posted at 08:18pm
To the Dicks and McKenna families :
I was deeply saddened by the news of Tonya's passing. Please accept my deepest condolences. You are in my thoughts and prayers at this very sad and difficult time.
Jean Rose


Posted at 07:55pm
Barry, Janice, & Steve: Shocked and saddened to hear of Tonya’s passing. May God comfort you and bring you peace as you go through this very difficult time.

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