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Phyllis Penney

Phyllis Penney

Born In: Clarks Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Burton, New Brunswick, Canada
Passed on: April 21st, 2010

It is with broken hearts the family of Phyllis Penney 76, of Burton, NB, mourns her passing at the Oromocto Public Hospital on Wednesday 21 April 2010. Born in Clarks Harbour, NS on 10 December 1933, she was a daughter of the late Geneva (Crowell) (Nickerson) Doucette and James Nickerson. She is survived by her loving husband of 59 years, Charles Penney of Burton; her children Glenna Gilman (Carl) of Lincoln, NB; Ann of Burton, NB; Emma Furzer (Muir) of Strathmore, AB and Jim Penney (Shelley) of Burton, NB; grandchildren - Christa, Reena, Charlie,Justin and Alyssa; great grandchildren - Charlise and Danica; step grandchildren - Cyndie, Tim and Sheri, step great grandchildren - Katelyn, Brooke, Jacob, Wade and Maxwell; her sisters Glenna Gaudley (late Elvin) of Iona, Cape Breton; Paula Doucette of Yarmouth, NS and Pam Condon (Keith) of Hebron, NS; her brother Jim Nickerson (Verna) of Barrington Passage, NS; Brother-in-law Harold Penney (Judy) of Westmount, NS; Sister-in-laws Blanche Billard (Harlan) of Rockingham, NS and Lillian Metzger (Lynn) of Mechanicsburg, PA; and many nieces and nephews. She enjoyed babysitting her grandchildren in their younger years; camping, Bingo, bowling, picking apples; knitting; jigsaw puzzles, watching curling on TV and sitting in her rocking chair in the front yard waving to all those who tooted their horns. She was a former member of the Dominion Canadian Rifle Association in Werl, Germany; the Burton Lion's Club; and a Red Hatter with the Purple Putterflies of Oromocto.
Visitation will take place at the Oromocto Funeral Home on Friday, April 23rd, 2010, from 7 to 9 p.m.
Private interment will be held at a later date in the St Paul 's Cemetery, Burton, NB. In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may be made to the charity of the donor's choice. Online condolences can be made at www.oromoctofh.com, 357-5100.


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