Trudy (Bolin) McRae

28/09/1952 - 11/09/2022


Obituary For Trudy (Bolin) McRae

September 28, 1952 – September 11, 2022

Trudy passed away peacefully at home on September 11, 2022.

Trudy was born in Beaverlodge September 28, 1952, to Ivar and Gladys Bolin. She was the oldest of four siblings.

Trudy and her husband Jim welcomed their son Christopher to the world on November 24, 1980. She was a long-time resident of the Beaverlodge area. She was very active with ladies fastball in the Peace Country area. She later coached and supported minor ball and all amateur sports in Beaverlodge.

She supported all of her family and friends in all of their endeavors.

Trudy was an avid baseball fan her entire life.

Trudy is survived by her son, Chris McRae, stepson Troy McRae, brother Jack (Rinley) Bolin, sister Barbara Bolin, and her sister-in-law Sherry Bolin. She will also be missed greatly by her nieces; Jayme (Marty) Lillico (and their children Cruz and Dally Lillico), Sharlee (Jamie) Anderson (and children Jagger, Hayze, and Maveryk Anderson), and Raylee Bolin; as well as nephews Chance Bolin, and Alec (Brooklyn) Bolin (and Illiana Bolin).

Trudy is predeceased by her husband, Jim McRae; dad, Ivar “Sonny” Bolin; mom, Gladys Bolin; and her brother, Ron Bolin.

A Celebration of Life for Trudy McRae will be held at the Rio Grande Rodeo Grounds on October 1, 2022, at 1:00 pm.

Donations in Trudy’s memory can be made to:

PARDS 710009 Range Road 55 County of Grande Prairie No. 1, Alberta T8W 5A7

Care entrusted to Bear Creek Funeral Home 780 830 7742


1 Oct

Celebration of Life

01:00 PM

Rio Grande Rodeo Grounds Grande Prairie, AB T0H 1J0 Get Directions »
by Obituary Assistant

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  • 30/09/2022

    To Trudy,s family We are so sorry to hear of her passing. She was a wonderful lady and will be missed. Love and hugs Rodney and Frances

  • 21/09/2022

    Barb, Jack and the Bolin family. I am sorry for your loss of Trudy. My deepest condolences.

  • 20/09/2022

    My deepest sympathy goes out to the entire family. My love , thoughts & prayers are with all of you at this extremely sad time. God bless & rest in peace Trudy.

  • 20/09/2022

    Our thoughts are with all of you. Please accept our condolences. From Roy & Darlene Isley

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