Edwin William Justason
The death of Edwin William Justason, 90, of Pennfield, husband of 59 years to Avril (Wright) Justason, occurred at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB on January 27, 2005.
Born in Beaver Harbour, NB on December 23, 1914, he was a son of the late Edwin Colin and Alma Gertrude (Eldridge) Justason.
Besides his wife, Avril, Edwin is survived by three daughters, Marsha Duncan (Daniel) of Oakville, ON, Denise Stewart (Wayne) of Pennfield, and Geraldine Rogers (James) of Saint John; one sister, Hilda Smith of Natick, MA; and seven grandchildren.
He was pre-deceased by one brother, Harold and two sisters, Muriel and Leila.
For over 30 years, Edwin worked at various jobs for Connors Bros. Ltd. in Blacks Harbour.
He was a veteran of WWII, a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #39, Blacks Harbour for 50 years, and was a member of the Pennfield Lions Club.
He had a great love of hockey, and was a coach to many children in the intramural ages from youngsters to teens.
He also had a passion for watching football on TV.
The service will be held from The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel, at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB, on Sunday, January 30th, at 2 pm, with Rev. Bruce Alcorn officiating.
Visiting at the funeral home on Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.
A Legion Tribute will be held at the funeral home at 7 pm on Saturday evening.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Canadian Diabetes Association, the NB Heart & Stroke Foundation, or a charity of the donorís choice, would be appreciated by the family.
Elaine Rosalie Mullin
1924 - 2003
Peacefully, at the Fundy Nursing Home, Blacks Harbour, NB on October 18, 2003, Mrs. Elaine Rosalie (Atkinson) Mullin, wife of Paul V. Mullin of St. George, NB.
Born in Smooth Rock Falls, Ontario, on February 18, 1924, she was a daughter of the late Harold and Agnes (Brown) Atkinson.
A loving wife, mother and grandmother, she is survived, besides her husband, by two sons, Harold (Glenna) Ross of Letang, NB, and Gary (Diane) Johnson of Lunenburg, NS; one daughter, Wendy Mullin of Rothesay, NB; 6 grandchildren, Jeffrey (Shyanne) Ross of Utopia, NB, Jamie and Jennifer of Letang, Mark and Peter Johnson of Halifax, NS, and Dianna Saunders of Lunenburg, NS; three great-grandchildren, Savannah and Dawson Ross; and Mackenzie Saunders; Nanny to Matthew and Nicholas McMullin; two brothers, William (Cathy) Atkinson of Toronto, ON, Michael (Valerie) of Salisbury, NB; two sisters, Mary (James) MacIntosh of Anapolis Royal, NS, and Jane Simpson of Moncton, NB; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was pre-deceased by a son, Gary Ross; two brothers, Jack and Robert Atkinson; and two sisters, Eva Mullin and Edna Rogers.
Grammie enjoyed hearing about her grandchildrenís sports activities, and her earlier life at Canal Beach.
Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB with visiting on Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.
The service will be held on Tuesday at 11 am from The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel at the St. George Funeral Home followed by interment in the St. George Rural Cemetery.
For those who wish, donations in Elaineís memory may be made to the Fundy Nursing Home Building Fund or a charity of the donorís choice .
The family wish to extend a special thank you to the Fundy Nursing Home staff for the tender and loving care given to Elaine during her stay.
Inger Marie Valen
It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Mrs. Inger Marie Valen of St. Andrews, NB, wife of the late Odd Jarl Valen, on January 10, 2005, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB.
Born in Bergin, Norway on August 15, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Johan and Anna Ekeseth.
She will be lovingly remembered by her children, Kenneth Grant Valen (Tara Anne Huggins) of St. Andrews, NB, Greta Valen (Larry Groves) of Toronto, ON and Linda Joyce Herb (William) of Montreal, PQ; a grandchild, Kristopher Herb; and friends.
Inger was the last surviving member of her immediate family, who predeceased her in Montreal and Norway.
No visitation by family request.
A memorial service will be held at All Saints Anglican Church, St. Andrews, NB on Tuesday, January 11, 2005 at 2 pm with Rev. John Matheson officiating.
In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate donations in Ingerís memory be made to the NB Heart and Stroke Foundation, the Canadian Diabetes Association, or a charity of the donorís choice.
Arrangements entrusted to the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.
Arthur Edward Williams
At the Saint John Regional Hospital, Saint John, NB on January 12, 2005, Mr. Arthur Edward Williams, in his 57th year, husband of Lois Arlene (Beney) Williams of Pocologan, NB.
Artie was born in Saint John on February 12, 1948, and was a son of the late Ulmont (Benny) Arthur Williams and Doris Melvina (Justason) Williams.
A loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, Artie is survived, besides his wife, by one daughter, Lori (Junior Burt) of Pocologan; two sons, Michael (Daphne) Williams of St. George and Russell Williams of Pocologan; three grandchildren, Kyle Gagnon, Julia Gagnon and Emma Williams; one sister, Nancy (Mrs. Donald Waugh) of Saint John; two aunts, Louise (Art) Gillmor of Bonny River and Clara McLean of New River; three uncles, Maurice Justason of Oromocto, Ernest Justason of Red Head and Murray Justason of Sussex; several cousins, two nieces and two nephews.
He was pre-deceased by one daughter, Mary Eileen.
Artie had been an employee at the Atlantic Sugar Refinery for 16 years.
He was an avid hunter, flounder fisherman and enjoyed outdoor activities, especially at his camp.
At Artieís request, there will be no visiting at the funeral home.
A memorial service will be held at the funeral home in The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel on Saturday, January 15th at 2 pm, with Rev. Bruce Alcorn officiating.
In lieu of flowers, donations to the Multiple Sclerosis Society of Canada (Atlantic Division), or a charity of the donorís choice, would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements entrusted to the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB.
Herbert Watson Leslie
1937 - 2005
The death of Mr. Herbert Watson Leslie, 67, of Back Bay, NB, husband of Mary Diana (Larsen) Leslie, occurred on Saturday, January 29, 2005, at the Charlotte County Hospital, St. Stephen, NB.
Born in Blacks Harbour, NB, on August 17, 1937, he was a son of the late Herbert Watson Leslie and Thelma Disilvia (Hooper) Leslie.
He was a self employed fisherman with a great love of the outdoors and especially being on the water.
Surviving besides his wife Mary, are four daughters: Marilyn Leslie (Randy Weaver) of Pennfield, Kimberley Cook (Michael) of Back Bay, Velda Leslie (Ricky Wright) of Beaver Harbour, and Carla Leslie (Jarvis Cooke) of Back Bay; six sisters, Barb Leavitt (Albert) of LíEtete, Gail Carvell (Hughie) of Saint John, Gloria Clone (Paul) of St. Stephen, Kathleen Seeley (Louis) of Zealand, NB, Josephine Gullison (Glenwood) of St. Stephen and Connie Leslie Martinez (Gavier) of St. Stephen; eight grandchildren; three great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.
Herbert was predeceased by daughter Mary Ann Leslie and a son Justine Herbert Watson Leslie and step father Maurice Sheldon Hanley.
Resting at the Seaview Full Gospel Church, Back Bay, NB from where the service will be held on Tuesday, February 1, 2005 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Gordon Cooke Jr. officiating.
Visiting hours at the church on Monday January 31, 2005 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm .
Interment to take place in the St. George Rural Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.
St. George Funeral Home 26 Portage street, St. George, NB ( 755- 3533 ) entrusted with the arrangements.
James Matthew McGarrigle
Peacefully, at the Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews, NB on January 31, 2005, Mr. James Matthew McGarrigle, husband of the late Sarah M. (Stewart) McGarrigle, formerly of Blacks Harbour, NB.
Born in St. George, NB on November 22, 1926, he was a son of the late James M. and Seretha (Leavitt) McGarrigle.
A loving father, grandfather and brother, he is survived by one son, George (Debbie) of Pennfield; one daughter, Syritha McGarrigle of Blacks Harbour; two grandchildren, Brent and Alisha McGarrigle; two great-grandchildren, Hillary and Kyle; four brothers, Kenny (Wanita), Gerald McGarrigle, all of Blacks Harbour, Everett (Thelma) of Tracadie, and Wesley (Pam) of St. Stephen; three sisters, Florence Leavitt of Back Bay, Doris Nason of St. George and Emma Maillet of Blacks Harbour; several nieces, nephews and cousins.
He was pre-deceased besides his wife and parents, by a grandson, Troy McGarrigle; two sisters, Mary Walsh and Linda Matheson; two brothers, Bill and Lorne McGarrigle.
James was a labourer/machine operator for Connors Bros. Ltd., Can & Cover Division, for over 30 years prior to his retirement. He was a quiet man who enjoyed TV and meeting his friends at the St. George Mall.
Though his stay at Passamaquoddy Lodge was brief, he made a whole new family there.
Resting at the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB, with visiting on Tuesday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm.
The service will be held from The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel on Wednesday at 2 pm, with Rev. Bruce Alcorn officiating.
Interment at Pennfield Rural Cemetery in the spring.
In Jamesí memory, donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society, the Alzheimer Society, or a charity of the donorís choice would be appreciated by the family.