It is with deep sadness that we must announce the passing of Kathleen "Kay" Blanche MacDonald, 87, of Springhill. Kay passed away peacefully at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on Monday, September 3, 2012 with her family by her side.
Born in Springhill, she was a daughter of the late Harold and Ethel (Mooring) Jeffers.
For a number of years she worked as a Certified Nursing Assistant in hospitals in Sackville, NB and Springhill as well as at MacAloney's Nursing Home. For the most part she was a homemaker who enjoyed time spent with family and friends.
She will be sadly missed by her daughter, Dianne (Wayne) Langille, Rodney; daughter-in-law Marion MacDonald, Springhill; grandchildren Kim Langille (Dwayne MacKay), Fall River, Krista Langille, Springhill, Rodney (Amy) MacDonald, Valley, Colchester Co., Randy (Amanda Paul) MacDonald, Grand Cache AB; great grandchildren Morgan and Erin MacDonald and Ryan and Ronan Surette; sister-in-law Helen Sweeney; nieces Brenda (Austin) Williams, Bonnie (David) Rushton, Michelle (Stephen) Osmond; newphews, Kevin (Cindey) Misken, Pete (Kelly) Misken.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband Gordon A. MacDonald, son Robert MacDonald; sister, Marion Misken, brothers-in-law Alister Sweeney and Peter Misken.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the A.H. Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane Street, Springhill, (902 597 2361). A Graveside Committal service will be held in Hillside Cemetery, Springhill, with The Reverend Wayne McCarther officiating.
If so desired, donations in Kay's memory, may be made to St. Andrews Wesley United Church, Springhill.