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PEI Senior Islanders of the Year

2015 PEI Senior Islanders of the Year

Congratulations to this year's PEI Senior Islanders of the Year:
Wilfred Driscoll
Barbara Langille
Louise MacLeod
Helen Marsh
Aldine Richard
Marilyn Sark

We are proud to recognize your many contributions to Island communities!


About the award

The PEI Senior Islanders of the Year award was created to recognize and celebrate the many contributions of Island seniors. Each year in October, awards are presented to older adults who have made significant contributions to Island life in areas such as volunteerism, artistic achievement, community activities, education, professional achievement, fitness/recreation and other activities.

What is the nomination deadline?

The deadline for nominations for 2016 awards is July 15, 2016. Nominations may be submitted throughout the year.

Who reviews the nominations?

Nominations are assessed by the PEI Seniors' Secretariat.

Who is eligible for the PEI Senior Islanders of the Year award?

To be eligible for this award nominees must be:
  • a current resident of Prince Edward Island
  • 65 years of age or older
  • willing to be nominated and agree to participate in award promotions

How do I nominate someone?

To nominate someone, download the nomination form below or contact us for a copy.

Download a nomination form


Contact Us

PEI Seniors Secretariat
Telephone: (902) 620-3785
Toll-free:   1-866-770-0588

Past Recipients of the PEI Senior Islanders of the Year

Margaret Ching
Corena Gairns
Julie Simmons
Richard "Dick" Wedge

Lois Brown
Sr. Norma Gallant
J. Eric Hammill
John Kenny
Marion Murphy

Garnet Buell
Joye MacKenzie
George Olscamp
Antoine Richard
Doreen Wooder

George Dalton
Tina Davis
Thelma MacDonald
Sheila MacKay
Malcolm Patterson

Julien Arsenault
Annie Boyle
WJ Kip Holloway
Agnes MacDonald
Mary MacDonald
Empress MacDowell
Shirley McGinn
Morris McIntyre
Vivian Barbara Phillips

Biographies of past recipients of PEI Senior Islanders of the Year


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