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McLellan, Meagan (Died on 28 Feb 2013)
appeared in Oakville Beaver, 7 Mar 2013, p. 1

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Old oak tree's benefactor is remembered by David Lea Oakville Beaver Staff Waterfront Festival returning in August by David Lea Oakville Beaver Staff The woman who anonymously donated $150,000 to help save Oakville's 250-year-old Bronte Road white oak tree has been unmasked, but sadly residents will not have the opportunity to thank her in person. Meagan McLellan, 66, president of the Toronto-based cosmetics company Cellex-C International Inc., was named as the donor during Monday night's council meeting. McLellan, who primarily lived in Toronto, but also maintained residences in Oakville, died Thursday, Feb. 28 following a two-year battle with cancer. "Oakville has lost a great citizen," said Oakville Mayor Rob Burton in an address at council. "She made the game-changing donation of $150,000 to save the great oak tree on Bronte Road. During her life, she did not ask for public recognition. As a self-made businesswoman from humble see McLellan p.3

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7 Mar 2013
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28 Feb 2013
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  • Ontario, Canada
    Latitude: 43.4473682625124 Longitude: -79.6665048808289
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McLellan, Meagan (Died on 28 Feb 2013)