It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Margaret Isabell Estabrooks age 97 of Amherst and formerly of Sackville, NB on Wednesday, September 18, 2013 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, Upper Nappan.
Born in Middle Sackville, N.B. on June 5, 1916 she was the daughter of the late Burwash and Margaret Isabelle (Cook) Robinson.
Margaret took great pride in raising her family. Her favorite pastime was quilting, many sewing talents and reading.
She is survived by her daughter Oena (Doug) Fullerton of Amherst; sons Ivan (Betty) of Amherst, Orland and Evans (Lois) both of Fredericton, NB; Grandchildren Audrey Lewis – Patriquin (Doug) and Amy, Debbie (Bill) Burke, Sherry, David (Beth), Gary Estabrooks all of Amherst, Annalee (Cameron) McKee and Tanya (Andy) Vanin both of Burlington, ON, Colleen (Frank) Pellegrine of Metheun, MA, Dennis (Carla) Estabrooks of Harvey, NB, Kathy (Jeff) McPhail of Calgary, AB and Kevin (Stephanie) Estabrooks of Fredericton and many great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by husband Kenneth William Estabrooks, grandson Brian Lewis, granddaughter Katherine Margaret Estabrooks, daughter-in-law Ardena Estabrooks and son-in-law Donald Lewis.
Cremation has taken place.
Visitation will be held on Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in Campbell’s Funeral Home, Amherst, NS (902-667-9906)
Funeral service will be held on Monday, September 23, 2013 at 1 p.m. in Campbell’s Chapel with Rev. Donnie Miller officiating.
Interment will take place in the Four Corners Cemetery, Upper Sackville, NB.
Donations in Margaret’s memory may be made to the charity of your choice.
Online condolences and sharing of memories may be made to the family via: www.campbellsamherst.ca