Roma McMillan
July 5, 1911-
July 4, 2007

Roma started "Mostly Bows” in 1986.
She was a member of the North American Fiddlers Hall of Fame.
In 1988, she won the “Most Entertaining Fiddler” award
 at the Canadian Open Fiddle Contest.

“Mostly Bows,” a volunteer group,
plays for nursing homes, retirement homes,
festivals and social functions.


Roma McMillan's Birthday
94-Years-Young

Explaining her longevity: "I have a bowl of porridge every morning,
 and fiddle with younger men in the afternoon."

©Photos by Lois Siegel


Front Row (left to right): Arnold MacDonald, Irene McCloskey (piano), Roma McMillan
Back Row:  Stewart  Dick, George Armstrong, Robert Roger, Alain Francoeur, Ken Roy


Roma
Born Lachine, Quebec


Hog's Back
On Tuesday nights during the summer,
"Mostly Bows" performs at the kiosk
overlooking the falls


J.J. Clarke and CJOH-TV were there


J. J. Clarke


Roma McMillan


Irene McCloskey


Robert Rogers Lights the Birthday Candles


Alain Francoeur and Stewart Dick


Robert Rogers


George Armstrong


Stewart  Dick


Roma McMillan


Roma McMillan, Arnold MacDonald


George Armstrong, Celine Lavallee, Michelle Castonguay, Irene McCloskey


Roma McMillan and Eva Carrier


Front Row: Irene McCloskey, Roma McMillan
Back Row: Alain Francoeur, Chad Bennett


Chad Bennett, Agnes Bennett, Stewart Dick


Listeners


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