Fancey – Elsie Ellen, 96, of North Brookfield, Queens County, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 17th, 2019 in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool.
Born in Chelsea, Lunenburg County, she was a daughter of the late Hazen and Hazel (Herman) Henley.
She was a member of North Brookfield United Baptist Church, W.M.S. and a life member of the Women’s Institute of Nova Scotia. Elsie was an avid volunteer in her community and she also spent countless hours over the years making finger puppets, knitting chemo hats, winter hats and mittens for many sick and underprivileged children. She also enjoyed puzzles, quilting or anything that kept her fingers busy. Above all else, Elsie was most passionate about her family and spending time with them.
She is survived by a son, Allan (Candace), of North Brookfield, daughter, Pamela (Grant) Lewis Baker, of New Minas; granddaughters, Victoria and Ellen; sisters, Verda Selig, of South Brookfield, Una Aulenback, of Bridgewater and Joan (Gerry) LeMoal, of Winnipeg.
She was predeceased by her loving husband, Victor; grandsons, Derek and Carmon; sisters, Beverley and Ida.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday, February 20th, 2019 from 1:00 until 2:00 p.m., followed by a funeral service at 2:00 p.m., all from the North Brookfield United Baptist Church. Pastor Royce Getson officiating. Burial will be in Rosette Cemetery, North Brookfield. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to the North Brookfield United Baptist Church. To share memories or condolences, please visit www.chandlersfuneral.comPrint Obituary & Condolences