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Josephine Groombridge

Josephine Groombridge

Josephine Groombridge, 91, of Halifax formerly of Truro, passed away on February 3, 2015. Born in Prince Albert, SK, she was a daughter of the late John and Mary Digneris. Very active in her community, Jo volunteered at the Colchester Regional Hospital, and was a longtime member of the Truro Mel-o-Dees ladies barber shop singing group. Jo loved to sing and always had a song in her heart. She always had a passion for curling and was a long time member of the Truro Curling Club. Jo was also a member of the United Commercial Travelers and loved to travel; K-ettes and later K-40. She was an avid gardener and plants thrived under her nurturing care. Jo had the unique ability to raise one’s spirits; she was incredibly optimistic and happy, and she could make everyone smile.

Survived by daughters, Brenda MacNeil and Carol Groombridge; sister, Marilyn McTavish, and nieces and nephews, Janis, Gail, Patricia, Bernie, Penny, and Joanne. Predeceased by her husband John; brother, William; sisters, Ann, Marie, Kaye, and Stephanie. Memorial service will be held on Monday, February 9 at 2:00 pm in J.A. Snow Funeral Home, 339 Lacewood Dr., 902-455-0531. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to charity of your choice. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.jasnowfuneralhome.com

Cherished and adored by her loving daughters, she will be forever missed. ‘Til we meet again, sweet angel…


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