On May 3, 2023 God called home the matriarch of the Chappell family.
Home: Shediac, NB
Died peacefully at home
Born: Pointe Du Chene, NB
Parents: Luther & Beatrice Brydges
Married: September 9, 1961 Moncton, NB. Harry Edward Chappell
A loving wife, mother and “Nan” to her family. She was a devoted Christian and loved her Saviour Jesus Christ. Her main objective in life was caring for others. She was the care-giver to her parents, in-laws, grandfather, aunt, siblings, and friends in need. She was the ninth of fourteen children, nine girls and five boys.
Violet was a dedicated homemaker for her children and husband. She cherished times with her family. She loved to bake & cook, garden, sew, stitch needlepoint and crafts, taking walks, and reading. She was a life-long learner and always shared her wealth of information with others, especially to help people with their health and wellness.
As an entrepreneur with Young Living Essential Oils, she worked her business for 27 years attaining the level of Gold. She was a saleswoman for many companies throughout her career.
Violet was a member of Glad Tidings Church. She taught Sunday School, Missionettes Girls Club, and participated yearly with her sisters in providing hundreds of shoeboxes for Operation Christmas Child. She also was a member of the Greenwood Cemetery Board in Shediac.
Violet is survived by her husband, Harry Edward Chappell.
Children: Dawn Welner (Dana), Duane Chappell (Elaine) and Christa Mallory (Rev. J.D.).
Grandchildren: Matthew Welner (Amber), Benjamin Welner (Kailyn), Olyver Stone, Amy
Pattison, (Ben), Nicholas Mallory (Jeweli), Cassidy Beaujour (Jordan) and
Allison Baker (Andrew).
Great Grandchildren: Addison, Jaxon, Judah, Keiran and one more on the way.
Siblings: Audrey Gordon, Rita Bennett, Phyllis O‘Donnell, Claude Brydges, Esther King, Nelson Brydges (Leona), Linda Waldron, Lois King (Hayward), Leslie Brydges (Florence), Joan Davidson.
And many loving nieces, nephews and dear friend Barbara Murray.
Preceeded in death by: her parents, Luther & Beatrice Brydges, sister, Willa Joudry and brothers: Robert Brydges and Gregory Brydges.
Passage Funeral Home, 3754 Route 134, Shediac Bridge, NB.
Visitation for Family & Friends: Thursday, May 11, 2023 from 7-9 pm
Friday, May 12, 2023 from 1-2 pm.
Celebration of Life: Friday, May 12, 2023 at 2 pm
Reception to follow funeral service.
Internment at Greenwood Cemetery, Shediac.
In Violet’s memory, donations can be made to Gideons International and/or Samaritans Purse (Operation Christmas Child).
The family invites you to sign a book of condolences at: www.funerairepassagefuneral.ca.
Arrangements under the professional care of Passage Funeral Cooperative and Cremation Center.
Deepest condolences to the Chappell and Brydges families on your loss.
Violet was a lovely Christian lady who will be dearly missed. Truly she has heard the words, “Well done, thou good and faithful servant.”
With love and prayers to all of the family.
So Very Sorry to hear of Aunt Vi’s passing. She truly was an instrument of God. Know that you are All in my thoughts and prayers.
Thinking of and praying for all the family at this difficult time. Love Blain, Michelle & family
We will miss you so much Nan! Still can’t believe you are in Heaven but I know you are rejoicing today in the presence of your Savior!
What an amazing person, and an incredible loss! May the Lord keep you safe under His wing as you begin to navigate this new existence. Our prayers are with you and your entire family.
My deepest condolences to the family. She was a beautiful lady.
Dawn and Christa, we were so sorry to hear about your mother passing. Please know you and your family are in our prayers during this this time. We can rejoice that she is with Jesus and the many saints there with her. Much love ❤️ to you and your family.
Violet was a greet lady. We used to visit when our kids were young. My condolences to Harry and the kids. l will not be able to attend because I live at bon soin. You will be in my prayers. I had a stroke, Cecile
Dawn and Christa so sorry to hear of your loss but we know it was Heavens gain. Her life has just begun and what a special lady with a precious family she was. Prayers and love to all. Ms Pat Lewis
Our deepest Sympathies to the Chappell and Brydges families. Violet always had a smile that made you feel so welcomed when you were chatting with her. Remembering fun times spent together will help in your healing and knowing that she is with her Heavenly Father. With much love. Greg and Karen Garland.
Christa and family prayers being sent for peace, comfort and strength. For His Word in John 14:18 NKJV says-
18 I will not leave you comfortless: I will come to you.
Blessings and hugs from Marcia, North Port, FL, USA
My condolences to Duane and family. She will be sorely missed.
My sincere sympathies
So sorry to hear this sad news but yet so thankful to know she has gone to be with Jesus . I had a great chat with her at Willas wake . It was so nice .She was an exceptional lady and will be missed .
Dawn, what a truly beautiful mom. I’m so sorry for your loss. May the sweetness of her presence linger with your family. May the God of all comfort overshadow all of you ❤️
I’m so sorry 😔
Such a special person. I’ll never forget her warm and peaceful smile. Always there to help if she can and still help from up there now .
Easy to trust. I’ve told her things I’ve told no one else. It was easy. I knew there was no judgement and it wasn’t going anywhere.
To the family, my heart is with you all ♥️
I was blessed to have Violet as my dear friend and Mentor in Young Living since 2006. She was a lovely faith filled lady who’ll be truly missed by all whose lives she touched. I’m unable to attend the service as I’m recovering from recent surgery. Sending my thoughts and prayers to the family. May God bless and comfort you today and the days ahead.
My deepest sympathies Harry and family. Remembering you during this difficult time. May the peace of God comfort you.
Our sincere condolence to the Chappell family on your loss. Violet was a very sweet lady.
Violet was a beautiful lady, I knew her in business which of coarse with Violet became a special friendship. She was a wealth of knowledge and loved to advise and help in any way. Always so carry and generous. I was so saddened to hear of her passing but am Hsppy she is at home in Heaven. She will be lovingly remembered and greatly missed. Condolences to Harry and Dawn&Dana. Praying the peace and comfort in know where she is absent from the body and present with The Lord
My sincerest condolences to the Chappell family.
I was very blessed to have met Violet a few times including just recently. What a beautiful Soul. Big healing heart hugs to all. Harry, sending you much strength & love for the days to come.
Our deepest condolences to you Harry and your family today and in the many days to come. Being new in the neighbourhood we only meet Violet a few times while she was out walking. She was so easy and very pleasant to have a conversation with. She will truly be missed. RIP Violet.
Dear Harry and family,
We are very saddened for the loss of Violet, a beautiful, thoughtful and caring lady. She had the most beautiful smile and heart. Very giving Godly lady and certainly left a mark on all of us of the goodness of God!
Our hearts and prayers are with you all.
With our love.
Paul and Evelyn Killam-(Bob and Marguerites’ son and daughter in law)
My most sincere condolences to the family, Violet was an incredible lady that I’ve appreciated very much with Young Living Journey. May she rest in peace 🙏
So sorry to hear the passing of Violet she was a wonderful person always there to help you out. May she Rest In Peace, God Bless you all. Thinking of you all.🙏❤️
I was blessed to have met Violet years ago in our journey with Essential Oils. Violet was a wonderful loving person.
I wish I had been aware and available to meet all this family.
Harry Dawn Christa and Duane..thinking of you with love