|2016||February 2, 2016 - Melanie Mark
(1976- ) is the 1st Aboriginal
woman elected to the Legislature of British Colombia.
January 16, 2016 - Died Constance Elizabeth Beresford-Howe (1922-2016) author of short stories and novels.
February 15, 2016 - Died Constance Glube (1931-2016) ist woman appointed to the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia.
March 24, 2016 - Died Marie-Claire Kirkland-Casgrain (1924-2016) 1st woman appointed to the Quebec provincial cabinet.
April 23, 2016 - Died Madeleine Louise Helene Sherwood (1922-2016) 1st woman to direct a short film for the American Film Institute.
May 13, 2016 - Died Jackie Shymanski (1965-2016) journalist with CTV & CNN
July 18, 2016 - Died Margaret Elizabeth Cooper (1919-2016) decoder during World War ll.
August 30, 2016 - Died Elsie Eleanor Wayne (1932-2016) 1st woman mayor of Saint John , New Brunswick and former Member of Parliament.
November 26, 2016 - died Jean Elinor Portugal (1921-2016) journalist & author who chronicled stories of Canadian war veterans.
January 8, 2017 - Died Dorothy Charlotte Johnson (1925-2017) National President of the Women's Institutes and community volunteer.