Jennie enjoyed her professional career as a Registered Cardiology Technologist at Hotel Dieu Hospital and presently at Miramichi Regional Hospital. She was adventurous, and loved to travel. She enjoyed her many trips to Hawaii, and other warm places, swimming, surfing and sandy beaches. Jennie enjoyed many activities, oil painting, pottery, snorkeling, 4 wheeling, scuba diving, boating, skiing, walking and shopping. She especially loved her pets.
She is sadly missed by her common law spouse Joe LeGresley. She is survived by sisters, Ruth (Bernard) Gould, Mary (Harold) Hitchman, Jacqueline (Allan) Allain and her brothers Brian (Victoria) Irving and Tim Irving.
Nieces, Cara Murray, Beth Hitchman, Anna Saunders, Malia Allain and Nephews , David Gould, Michael Gould, Sean Hitchman, Brad Hitchman, Douglas Irving and Jonathan Allain, her very special Great niece Kate Murray and great nephews Colin Murray, Andrew Hitchman, and Mason Hitchman.
Jennie was appreciated and loved by her many close friends, Barbara Stewart, Rhonda Schurman, Ann Arseneault, Ruth Arseneau, Shirley Matheson, Jeannita Comeau, who all provided support and care during her illness. She was precious to her work family and extended family.
Her family would like to thank Mary Alma Harrigan (Aunt) and Irene Blakely (cousin) for weekly visits and prayers.
She was predeceased by her father, John Irving, mother, Mary (Harrigan) Irving and her brother James Irving.
We extend our sincere thanks to Extra Mural, Oncology and Palliative Care teams who were involved in providing her care and treatments. Thank you to Dr. Eric Martin, Dr. G Losier and Dr. M Rambaran.
Visitation will be held at her home, 11 McHardy Road, Miramichi on Thursday February 13th between 2pm-4pm and 7pm-9pm. In her memory, donations to the All Saints Cemetery fund would be appreciated.
Mass of Christian burial will be celebrated at Sts Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church, Bartibog Bridge on Friday, February 14th at 10:00 am. Burial will follow in the All Saints Cemetery in the spring.
Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium (339-6612). Memories and condolences may be shared through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca