A memorial service was held in the Rosenort School yesterday for Principal Linda Strachan who passed away suddenly during the Christmas break.


Over 300 people attended the service, including members of Strachan's family, colleagues, students and community members.
Maryanne Loewen spoke on behalf of parents and remembered Strachan as a compassionate advocate for students with special needs.
Strachan had been working in the Rosenort School for 17 of 27 years in education.
She was in her fifth year as principal.