Marie E. Gibson
1934 – 2021
Riverview, NB – Marie Gibson, 87, passed away peacefully Wednesday, November 3rd, 2021 at The Salvation Army Lakeview Manor, Riverview, NB.
Born in Renous, NB, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Rita Hayes (Mahoney). Upon her graduation from St. Mary’s Academy, Marie furthered her education at the NB Teachers’ College and U de Moncton, obtaining two degrees. She carried out her teaching career at the Lion Don Steeves School, Queen Elizabeth School and other Moncton area schools, positively impacting the lives of her many students and truly loved to teach. In her leisure time, Marie enjoyed curling, sewing, baking her much-appreciated apple pies and many nieces and nephews loved to receive her hand-knit mittens at Christmas time. She so loved to get together with family and friends and enjoyed a good laugh!
Marie will be deeply missed by her daughter, Cyndy Shand (Ron Boucher) Moncton; sister Julia Chadwick (Jim), Ottawa, ON; two grandchildren, Ryan Fitzgerald (Trish) London, ON and Meghan Black (Neil) Moncton; great-grandchildren Thomas and Ollie Fitzgerald, Adrian and Sienna Black, as well as several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Marie was predeceased by her sisters, Rosemary, Marie, Helen, Mother St. Rita, CND (Elizabeth), Bernet and Margaret; brothers, Reginald, William, Lyman, Thomas and George Hayes, as well as her great grandson, Gabe Fitzgerald.
Visitation will be held from Passage Funeral Chapel of Moncton (625, Mountain Rd) on Friday, June 10th, 2022, from 6pm until 8pm. The Funeral service will be held the following day on Saturday, June 11th, 2022, at St Bridget’s Catholic Church of Renous, NB at 11am.
The Funeral Service will be broadcast live and can be watched on facebook.
In Marie’s memory, donations can be made to The Salvation Army Lakeview Manor or she would love you to do a good deed for someone.
The family invites you to sign an online book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Funeral arrangements under the professional care of
Passage Funeral Co-operative and Cremation Centre
3754, Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB, E4R 1T3
Tel: (506) 532-1050