Photo industry member Allison McNeil, 46, died July 22, 2012, after battling cancer. McNeil began her career in the photo industry at Canon Canada Inc. shortly after graduating from university, and joined Pentax Canada Inc. in early 1997, and most recently was head of the CSR team at Pentax Ricoh Imaging Canada.
A celebration of her life was held July 28 at Erindale United Church, Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. In lieu of flowers, the family has requested that donations be made to either The Canadian Cancer Society or the Heart and Stroke foundation in her name.
McNeil is survived by her husband Steve, her parents, brother and extended family.