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Obituary for Leigh-Ann Marie Tessier (McGillicky)

Leigh-Ann Tessier

1979 - 2023

Leigh-Ann was taken from us on Sunday, May 28, 2023 following a tragic accident near Fortuna, North Dakota at the age of 43 years. She passed away peacefully at Trinity Health Center in Minot, North Dakota, with family by her side.

Leigh-Ann will be forever remembered by her loving husband of 17 years, Darrel; her mom, Sandra McGillicky; her parents-in-law: Ernest & Laura Tessier; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Kevin Tessier, Adam & Kim Tessier, Garett Tessier, and Sharon (Justin) Skwernuik. She is also survived by numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins, close friends, and co-workers.

Leigh-Ann was predeceased by her dad, Vince McGillicky (2022); her grandparents: Ed & Marion Slabick and Charlie & Rose McGillicky, and her uncle Edward Slabick Jr.

A Celebration of Leigh-Ann's life was held at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 20, 2024 at the Royal Canadian Legion, Estevan, with Shirley Petterson officiating. Family and friends were asked to wear their favourite team jersey or T-shirt. Following the service, a luncheon was held.

A video recording of the service will be available for 90 days using this link: click here.

If friends so desire, donations in Leigh-Ann's memory may be made to the Cancer Foundation of Saskatchewan (designate to Allan Blair Cancer Centre), online at or the Hospitals of Regina Foundation, online at

Hall Funeral Services in Estevan provided care to Leigh-Ann's family - Dustin Hall, Funeral Director.