Born In: Harbour Le Cou, Newfoundland, Canada
Passed in: Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: June 25th, 2012
Alma Peach, 93, of Glace Bay, passed away Monday, June 25, 2012, at the Glace Bay Hospital.
Born in Harbour Le Cou, N.L., she was the daughter of the late James and Videt (Harnum) Horwood.
She was a member of the Newsom United Church and knitted for the Glace Bay Hospital Auxiliary.
She is survived by her children, Anderine (David) Gillard, Corner Brook, N.L., Madonna (Hector) Leonard, Corner Brook, N.L., and Jimmy Peach (Sheila); grandchildren, Billy, Kevin, Glenn, Tawnya, Shauna, Bruce, Jenell, Jaime and 11 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Enid Warner.
Alma was predeceased by her husband, Harold, sister, Rita, brothers, Harry, Clyde and Albert.
Visitation for Elma will be held at Patten Funeral Home, 71 Union St., Glace Bay, from 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. today (Tuesday, June 26) with a funeral service on Wednesday at 2 p.m. from the Newsom United Church, Glace Bay, with Rev. Michael Goodfellow officiating. Interment in the Forest Haven Memorial Gardens.
Donations can be made to the Newsom United Church or to a charity of choice.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.pattenfuneralhome.com.