It is with great sadness that the family of Betty MacDonald, announces her passing on April 6, 2019. Born in Chipman, NB on November 30, 1941, she was the daughter of Alex and Grace Cassidy.
A beloved teacher of 36 years and a member of the Chipman United Pentecostal Church will be forever in the hearts of so many. A truly kind and loving Mother, Grandmother, Sister, and Friend. A talented lady, she loved reading, gardening, cooking, sewing and spending time with her family and friends. Betty lived in Chipman all her life with her husband, Merlyn MacDonald who predeceased her in 2014.
Betty will be deeply missed by her four boys, Cameron (Joanne) of Fredericton, Carson of Chipman, Brad (friend Paulette) of Chipman and David (Natalie) of Noonan; her six grandchildren, Liam and Alexa, Madison, Mallory and their mother Andrea Chase, Kieran and Cassie Lynn; sister, Linda (Gordon) Chase, brother-n-law, Cyril (Muriel) MacDonald, sister-in-law, Zonya (Michael) Dykeman, brother-in-law, Robert Brown along with nieces, nephews and cousins. Beside her husband, Merlyn, Betty was predeceased by her sister, Susan Brown and grandson, Brayden MacDonald.
Visitation will be held from the Chipman Funeral Home & Crematorium on Monday, April, 8, 2019 from 6 – 8 pm. A celebration of Betty’s life will be held at the Chipman United Pentecostal Church on Tuesday, April 9, 2019 at 2:00 pm with Rev. Stanley O’Donnell officiating. Interment will be made in the United Pentecostal Church Cemetery following the service.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Cameron and the staff of 3SW for their care and compassion during the last four months. May her love of God and family bring her peace.
Donations in Betty’s, name can be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or the United Pentecostal Church Memorial Fund.
Arrangements are in the compassionate care of Chipman Funeral Home and Crematorium. (339-6612). Memories and condolences may be made through www.chipmanfuneralhome.ca