WHYNOT – Marion L., 78, of Milton, Queens County, passed away peacefully in Halifax Infirmary on Tuesday, October 21, 2014.
Born in Liverpool, she was a daughter of the late Guy and Lilly (Jollimore) White.
Marion was a former cashier with Dominion Stores and worked in the kitchen at Queens General Hospital, Liverpool for a number of years before her retirement. She served as a Girl Guide Leader for 12 years and was an avid minor hockey grandmother as well as attending any events her grandchildren were involved in. Marion was known for knitting mittens for a Dartmouth church which were distributed to the neighborhood children. She loved family events, spending time at the cabin in Port Joli and her furry “grandbabies”. She will be fondly remembered and sadly missed by close friends and by her family especially her grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband of 59 years Clyde D. “Buddy”, daughters Charlotte (Graham) Parks of Milton, Christine “Chrissy” Hunt of Greenfield, grandchildren Jillian and Jennifer Parks and Ezekiel “Zeke” and Elijah “Eli” Hunt, sister Florence Robar of Dartmouth, brother Jack (Charlotte) of Western Head.
Predeceased by her sister Joan Croft and brother Maurice.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. At Marion’s request, there will be no funeral service. Donations may be made to the Queens County Minor Hockey Association. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com
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