Brewster – Joan Mildred, age 84, of Queens Manor, Liverpool formerly of Brooklyn, passed away peacefully on Saturday, February 4, 2023, in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool.
Born in Harmony, she was a daughter of the late Leroy Sr. and Ruby (Frail) Mansfield.
Mom was an amazingly resilient woman who overcame many obstacles in her life with tremendous courage, dignity and grace. Joan’s greatest joy in life was her family and she greatly loved her grandchildren who were her life. There was never a party or social event she didn’t enjoy. Joan had many lifelong friends who she loved dearly. Joan was very musical having learned to play the piano by ear. She also enjoyed camping and playing cards. She was loved and will be greatly missed.
She is survived by daughters, Debbie (John) Herman of Brooklyn, Lisa (Scott) Mauger, and Kathy Brewster both of Liverpool; grandchildren, Stephanie, Jessica, Josh, Zack and Nick ; great grandchildren, Kenzie, Isaiah, Aleia, Wyatt and Jayce; sisters, Margaret Kelly of Blockhouse, Carolyn (Richard) Shupe of NB, Sylvia (Bruce) Fancy of Hibernia; brothers, Franklyn, Robert (Doreen) both of Harmony Mills, Ronald of Liverpool, Mitchell, Raymond (Annie) of Liverpool, Neal (Laverne) of Westfield, Douglas, Roger, Jerry, all of Antigonish and Edward of Alberta.
She was predeceased by her loving husband, Edward; son, David Wayne; daughter, Donna Marie; sisters, Shirley, Betty, June, Sharon and Sally; infant brother Terry and brothers John, Donald, Leroy Jr. and Michael.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. A private family graveside service will be held at a later date. Family flowers only, donations may be made to the I.W.K. Children’s Hospital. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com
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Patti MacKay Blimke
To Joan’s family. I am so sorry to read your beloved mother has passed, May your memories bring some comfort at this very difficult time. ❤️
Glenda and family
Debbie and family I am so sorry to hear of your moms passing ,our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time .
So sorry to the family…may she RIP….
Donna and Kirk Whynot
Debbie and family, so sorry to hear about your Mom’s passing, thinking about you and your family at this difficult time ❤
I remember her from many years ago.She was a nice lady.R.I.P.
My deepest sympathies!I loved her…cute little lady
Kathy, Debbie, Lisa and Family
My deepest condolences to you and your family during this time. Joan was an amazing woman and she will truly be missed. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Charlotte, Bob and Peggy Kelley
To all of Joan’s family. Please accept our sincere condolences. May your wonderful memories help you through the difficult days ahead.
Would like to say so sorry to here this.Aunt Joan was a beautiful woman inside and out she sure will be missed a lot xoxo
Sending Love to Debbie & Lisa & Families, on the passing of your Dear Mother.. xoxo
To Joan’s Family: Sending Sincere Condolences to you all. I can remember Joan playing the piano one night at a party…..she was good. Take Care
Donnie & Inez Shupe
Condolences to all of the family
Debbie and family so sorry to hear about the loss of your mom please except our sincere condolences at this sad time from Pam junior and Amanda
I’m so sorry for the loss of your dear Mom, Debbie. My heartfelt condolences to you and your family as you grieve her loss.
Shelley (Mackay) Joudrey
So very sorry to hear of your Mothers passing….cherish your beautiful memories
To Joan’s family sending condolences on the passing of your Mom .
Debbie & Family;
It is with profound sadness that I acknowledge this news. As you know, I shared a very special bond with Joan through our relationship at Queens Manor. Your mother and I shared many hours of laughter together. I am deeply deeply saddened over this. Joan will always hold a very special place in my heart.
Brian and Kim Mansfield
So sorry to hear of Joan’s passing. Thoughts and prayers to all the family.
Dwight and Louise Fancy
Condolences to the family. They all grew up not far from my home. RIP Joan
Debbie and family. Remembering Joan and the fun times we had. Maybe too many good times. We were born 8 days apart and were more like sisters in our younger years. Joan actually lived with us for a time. I cherish the memories. You do the same. Love to all Aunt Linda
Honourable Kim Masland, MLA Queens
To Joan’s family and friends,
I was sad to learn of Joan’s passing. I always enjoyed chatting with Joan. We had lots of great conversations and some great laughs. That little smile of hers would always make me smile. She will forever hold a special place in my heart.
Please accept my sincere condolences.
Your Friends at Milton Baptist Church
To Joan’s family, On behalf of the Milton Baptist Church, we were so sorry to hear of the passing of your dear loved one, Joan. Our prayers and thoughts are extended to you. Joan was a long time member of the Milton Baptist Church. We were always enjoyed our conversation with her during Christmas when we presented her with a Christmas Cheer Box. May you find comfort remembering all the wonderful times you shared together. May God comfort you in your time of sorrow and in the days ahead. Sincere condolences to you.
Debbie,Kathy,Lisa and families,sending sincere condolences on the passing of your mother.
Vernon & Joyce Hawkes
Our deepest sympathy to all Joan’s family. Cherish the memories. She was a great lady.
MERRILL & SHEILA ANNE BARKHOUSE
DEAR MARGARET , DAVID, ROBERT, ANNE,& SISTER,SO VERY SORRY TO HEAR YOUR SISTER JOAN & AUNT JOAN HAS PASSED AWAY. IT IS VERY SAD TO HAVE LOST A SILBLING IN A FAMILY. I STLL MISS SHARON. SHE WAS THE SWEETEST AND KINDNESS PERSON YOU WANTED TO KNOW. YOUR A GREAT FAMILY. THINKINNG OF YOU ALL . SHARING YOUR GREAT LOSS. RIP JOAN. YOU WILL BE WITH YOUR DEAR SISTER AND MANY FAMILY MEMBERS. YOU ARE GOING TO HAVE A LOT OF FAMILY THAT WILL MISS YOU AND WILL NEVER BE FORGOTTEN. HUGS TO ALL MERRILL & SHEILA BARKHOUSE.
Rodney & Shelley Mansfield
To the family: We are sorry to hear of Joan’s passing . Sending condolences to you all .
Debbie , condolences to you and your family .
Debbie, Kathy, and Lisa
So sorry for the loss of your mom. Remember living next door for many years. Thoughts are with you.
Debbie, John,Stephanie, Luke and Kenzie
, we are very sorry for your loss. Please accept our deepest condolences and know that you are all in our thoughts. Cherish your memories ❤
Maryann and Scott
Condolences to Kathy and family on the loss of your mother and grandmother.
Sending sincere condolences to all of Joan’s family.
Hugs and prayers to all.
I am so sorry to hear of Joan’s passing.I have such vivid and warm memories of our early years together..I know she will be missed..