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Posted January 26th, by Anna Kate, Westmount, Delighted grandmother of Arcangelo Wainwright Albetta born 16 November Also mourned by many cousins, by teenage sweetheart Christopher Weldon, by former husband Loudon Wainwright III, by former companion Pat Donaldson, by former brother-in-law David Dow, and by a worldwide circle of devoted friends.
Brainy, well-read, full of obscure information, forever theorizing in politics, mythology, science, mathematics, literature, history, human relations. Lovely, lively, sweet, quick-witted, charming, beautiful.
A delight and a challenge to her family and friends. Outrageous at times, but anything was more fun when Kate was along. She learned harmony singing from her father and piano from the village nuns.
She taught herself blues guitar, claw hammer banjo and fiddle. When they turned to songwriting in the s, they wrote songs for the greatest singers of the era, Linda Ronstadt, Maria Muldaur, Judy Collins, Emmylou Harris.
They made recordings that moved and enchanted listeners. They toured the world, played Carnegie Hall seven times, displayed wit, charm, profound musical talent and a Canadian ideal of effortless bilingualism.
Kate and Anna appeared on stage together for the last time in a family Christmas concert at Royal Albert Hall, London, 9 December Kate loved cross-country skiing, grand opera, Russian novels, cooking Christmas dinner for everyone, and knitting.
She loved long evenings of singing, talking and arguing. She loved the old McGarrigle place in Saint-Sauveur.
She loved her family and her friends. She was on the tour bus, too, here with Martha in Ireland, there with Rufus in Spain. She always made an appearance in the shows, and she always got a cheer.
To family members and friends for their many acts of kindness.
To Jane, a comfort to Kate, especially in her final weeks.Johnny Joe Lewis August 10, - July 29, The Tracy Morton Memorial Chapel July 31, Johnny Lewis, Sr.
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