Katherine "Edie" McArthur
McARTHUR, KATHERINE "EDIE" - Mrs. "Edie" Katherine Edith McArthur of Sussex passed away on December 20, 2012. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Hilda (Roberts) Sketchley. Edie is survived by her husband John of the Kiwanis Nursing Home; daughter; Gisele McKnight (Louis) of Lake George, NB; two sons: Burton McArthur (Wanda) of Apohaqui, NB and Michael McArthur (Alba) of Tashkent, Uzbekistan; brothers; Bill (Bertha) of Powell River, BC; Charlie (Ellen) of Nanaimo, BC; Ray (Heather) of Powell River, BC; sisters; Evaline Blakney of Petitcodiac, NB; Shirley Douthwright of Creston, BC; nine grandchildren, four great granddaughters as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. Edie was predeceased by her infant son Murray and her brothers: Thomas, Albert and Ivan.
The family will receive relatives and friends that wish to say goodbye to Edie at Wallace Funeral Home, 34 Sunnyside Drive, Sussex, (506-433-1176) on Friday 1 to 3 and 6 to 8pm. A service celebrating Edie’s life will be held from Salvation Army on Saturday, December 22, 2012 at 2:00 pm. Donations made to the Salvation Army Church or the Monseigneur Henri Cormier Lodge would be appreciated by the family.