Chipman Funeral Home Ltd.

CURRIE, Florence G. – Fredericton, NB

Its with deepest sympathy we announce the passing of Florence Gertrude Currie. Born in Douglas NB, on April 7th, 1932. She was the daughter of the late William Gordon and Annie (Allen) Currie. Her passing occurred on July 13, 2020 at the Oromocto Public Hospital.

Florence served many years with the Ladies Auxiliary branch 4 and served her community volunteering. Florence retired from the UNB Harriett Irving Library, as library assistant. After her retirement she went on to work a few part time jobs to fill her free time. She went on to care for other seniors to ensure the aging population was well treated in their later years in private home care.

Florence is survived by two sons, two grand daughters and one great-grandson, Allen Currie (Melanie) of Burtts Corner, NB, Garnet Currie (Paulette) of Lower Queensbury, NB, Caeley Currie of Burtts Corner, NB, Crishna McGivney (Todd) and Lucas McGivney. She is also survived by one sister Pauline (late Donald) Billings and several nieces and nephews. Her loving companion of 15 years her cat Amy. Special mentions go out to her friends she holds close Mary Legacy, Rollie King, Debbie McKay, Larry Bavis, Bessie and Eldrid, Leon, Stephen and all her friends from Bingo.

Florence would like to thank god for sending her an angel on earth. Her beloved granddaughter Crishna who love and cared for her. She loves her with all her heart.

Florence was predeceased by two daughters, Phyllis Marie in 1951 (infant) and Norma Jean Currie in 2018; her three brothers, Allan (Infant), Beverly (Bessie Bonnar), Lyle (Glena Randall); three sisters, Lila Mae (Eugene) Buckley, Margurite Bonnar, Mary (Edward) Morehouse and the father her children Wendall Currie.

There will not be an open visitation or ceremony at Florence’s request. There will be an internment with immediate family only where she will be laid to rest with her husband and Daughter at the Mactaquac Cemetery. Florence has requested if you wish to donate in her memory that donations should be made to the Fredericton SPCA or a non-profit at the discretion of the donor.

Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home Ltd. & Crematorium (339-6612). Memories and condolences may be shared through

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20 days ago

Hi, We are very sorry for your loss.Florence was like family to us. She will be sadly missed.

19 days ago

My heart hurts I will miss her, and our long phone chats. Love to all Lynn (Billings) McRae

Fredericton SPCA
Fredericton SPCA
19 days ago

On behalf of the board of directors and staff of the Fredericton SPCA, please accept our sincere condolences on the loss of your loved one and our gratitude for your kind request for memorial donations to our organization. May knowing that animals in need will receive love, care and attention on the way to their forever homes bring you peace and comfort during this difficult time.

Kirk & Dot Worden
Kirk & Dot Worden
18 days ago

We are very sorry to hear the loss of Florence our thoughts and prayers are with family and friends.

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