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From: "Mike & Heidi" <>
Subject: [CAN-NB-OBITS] Scott, Siems, Spragg, Steven, Savoie
Date: Wed, 28 Jan 2009 18:44:32 -0400

SCOTT - the death of Alexander J. "Sandy" Scott, husband of Julia A. (Doherty-Brown) Scott, occurred at Loch Lomond Villa on Wednesday, January 21, 2009. Sandy was born in Saint John, a son of the late Francis and Mary (Worden) Scott. He was a graduate of St. Vincent's Boys High School. He had operated Scott Bros. Grocery for 35 years and later was a member of the Corps of Commissionaires. He served as a wireless operator during the Second World War. He was a member of council 937 Knights of Columbus .He was predeceased by his first wife, the former Rhoda Patchell; and two sons, Frank Scott and Robert Brown. Besides his wife, he is survived by four sons, John Scott of Saint John, Kenneth (Cathy) Scott of Edmonton, John (Susan) Brown of Saint John, and David (Heather) Brown of Quispamsis; two daughters, Andrea and Mary Claire Brown, both of Saint John; one brother, Leonard (Jacqueline) Scott of Montreal; one sister, Mary Mazerolle (Robert) of Saint John; 13 grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. Resting at Fitzpatrick's Funeral Home, 100 Waterloo St., with visiting on Thursday from 7 to 9 and on Friday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at St. Peter's Church on Saturday morning at ten o'clock. Interment will take place in St. Joseph's Cemetery. Members of the Knights of Columbus will gather at the funeral home Friday evening at 7:00pm for prayers.

Source: Telegraph-Journal

SIEMS, (Ranell, Storey) Kathleen March 26, 1928 - Jan 19, 2009 It is with great sadness we announce the sudden passing of Kaye Siems of Chilliwack, BC. Predeceased by her Parents, Joseph & Emily Storey, three children, Shawn, Daryl & Donna, Husband, Fred Sims, Brothers, Carl & Philip, Sisters, Carla, Mona & Victoria Survived by two children, Suzanne & Wayne, close friend and cousin, Nora Dorcas & special niece, Linda Harding (Ron) She was a warm & beautiful person everyone was immediately drawn to and will be missed by all who loved her. Funeral arrangements are being handled by McLean's Funeral Home in Chilliwack, British Columbia

Source: Daily Gleaner

SPRAGG, DONALD E. "DON" - Bathurst- Donald E. "Don" Spragg, husband of Edna (Scott) Spragg of Bayview Court in Bathurst, NB passed away at the Chaleur Regional Hospital in Bathurst on Friday 23 January 2009 at the age of 75. Born in Saint John, NB, Don was the son of the late Ira leigh and Avalena (Eddy) Spragg. Besides his wife of Bathurst, Don is survived by: two sons, Blair (Brenda) Spragg of Bathurst, NB. Dave (late Debbie Hartigan) Spragg of Grande Prairie, AB. One daughter, Sharon (Peter) Crowther of Fredericton, NB. His grand children: Shane, Sierra, Colin, Lisa Mark, Kayla, Ryan, Aaron, Brandon and Justin. Also his great grandchildren; Carter, Andrew, Emily, Mallory, Ava and Avery. One sister, Margaret (late Patrick) McCarthy) of Halifax, NS. Many nieces and nephews. His brothers; Clifford, Harold and Walter predeceased him. The body rested at Elhatton Funeral Home, Bathurst on Sunday 25 January 2009. Funeral service will be held from the First United Church in Bathurst on Monday 26 January 2009 at 3:00 P.M. Burial will be in the Spring. In memory of Don, donations to the Canadian Heart and Stroke, the Canadian Kidney Foundations or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated.

Source: Telegraph Journal

Ruby Evelyn Steven Ruby E. Steven, 90, of Lower Coverdale, passed away peacefully at the Sackville Memorial Hospital on Sunday January 25, 2009. Born in McKees Mills, she was the daughter of the late William and Ethel (MacDonald) Colburn. Ruby was a member of Lewisville Baptist Church, life member of W.M.S within the church, member of Frank H. Tingley O.E.S. #5 and member of the Rebekah Lodge #9. She was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. Ruby will be sadly missed by her daughter Joy Patterson (Carl), Lower Coverdale; grandchildren, Kara and Larry; great granddaughter, Samara; sisters, Edna Mitton, McKees Mills; Pearl Kelly, Moncton; several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, predeceased by husband, W.A. Douglas (Doug) Steven (Jan.2009); sisters, Bertha, Gerta, Vera, Daphne, Blanche; brothers, Hardy and Hinson. Visitation, Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home, 1657 Mountain Rd. Moncton (858-1995), Monday 2 to 4pm and 7 to 9pm. Frank H. Tingley O.E.S #5 Memorial Service, Monday 6:45pm. Funeral Service, Ferguson Knowles Funeral Home Chapel, Tuesday January 27, 2009, 2:00pm. Rev. Harold MacDonald officiating. Reception following the service. Interment, Fair Haven Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick or memorial of choice would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences at

Source: Times&Transcript

Louise Savoie, R.N. Louise Savoie, 102, of Villa Providence, Shediac, passed away Friday, January 23, 2009 at the residence. Born February 19, 1906 in Jay Bridge, Maine, she was the daughter of the late Mathias and Osithe (Doiron) Savoie. Louise was the first, from a graduating class of four, to receive a nursing diploma from l' École de l'Hôtel-Dieu de l'Assomption de Moncton in 1930. She was a very devoted nurse and dedicated her entire career to the care and well being of all of her patients. She worked in various locations during her long and illustrious career including l'Hôpital Général de Verdun in Montréal l' Hôpital Boisvert Mémorial de Baie-Comeau, l' Hôpital du Très Saint-Rédempteur in Montréal, and for the Canadian National in Montréal and Moncton. She ended her career as Director of Nursing at the Villa Providence in Shediac. In 1946, she accompanied a group of young Acadian singers to Louisiana and built a lasting relationship with various communities in the State. She received a certificate for Honorary Citizen of Lafayette in 1964, which was acknowledged at Moncton City Hall by the Mayors of Moncton and Shediac. She was an accomplished artist and her paintings were always in demand at Arts Exhibits. She loved classical music and formed lasting friendships with many Acadian artists including Claudette LeBlanc, sisters Marie-Germaine and Marguerite LeBlanc and violinist Arthur LeBlanc. Louise is survived by a sister, Irene Malenfant of Memramcook; two sisters-in-law; Léa Savoie of Dieppe, Noëlla Savoie of Salem MA and by many nieces and nephews. She is predeceased by her brothers and sisters: Agnès, Élise, Sr. Lodianne, Marie, Yvonne, Gérard, Albénie, Michel, and Nazaire. Visitation at Frenette Funeral Home, 396 Main Street, Shediac (532-3297) on Monday, January 26 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m., Tuesday, January 27 from 10 a.m. until departure (10:50) for St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church, Shediac, from where the funeral mass will be celebrated at 11 a.m. Interment will be in the parish cemetery. Memorial donations to the Foundation Providence or the Dr-Georges-L. Dumont Hospital Foundation would be appreciated.

Source: Times&Transcript

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