Obit: COATES Luetta [Read]

From: "Eric Keys" <ekeys@... <mailto:ekeys%40maritect.ns.ca> >

Subject: Obit: COATES Luetta [Read]


COATES, Luetta
COATES, Luetta - 89, Brookdale, passed away in Cumberland Regional Health
Care Centre on Friday, September 21, 2007. Born in Upper Nappan, she was a
daughter of the late Burton and Bertha (Smith) Read. Luetta was a member of
the Brookdale United Church and the Sewing Circle. She loved to knit, sew,
quilt and garden. Luetta will be sadly missed by daughters, Mildred
DesBarres, Bradford, Ont.; Lila Grace (William) Jones, Red Deer, Alta.;
Edith (Vernon) Hynes, Brookdale; Joan (Allan) Hawkes, Baffin Island; Susan
(Wayne) Babin, Mineville; sons, George (Nancy), Kitimat, B.C.; Ralph
(Donna), Red Deer, Alta.; sister, Kathleen Mitchell, Pugwash; 18
grandchildren; numerous great-grandchildren and great great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by her husband, Elvie Coates; sisters, Minerva, Beulah,
Vivian, Verlie, Rhoda, Merna, Mary, and Gladys; brothers, Price, Charlie,
Carlos, Harold, Eldon and James, and son-in-law, Cecil DesBarres. The
remains have been entrusted into the care of Furlong Jones Funeral Home, 70
Church St. Luetta's family will receive friends in Furlong Jones Chapel, 68
Church St., Amherst, today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Her funeral service will be
held in the chapel on Tuesday, September 25, at 2 p.m. Burial in Amherst
Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Victorian Order of Nurses or
Brookdale United Church gratefully accepted.
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