Obit: RICHARD, Peggy [née PORTER]

Peggy Richard 1951-2011
Peggy Richard, 60 years of age, of Amherst, passed away on Saturday,
September 17, 2011 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre
surrounded by her loving family. Born in Amherst, she was a daughter of
Layton Porter (Joan) & Eileen Ripley (Robert) all of Fenwick, N.S. She
was employed with RBC for 35 years. She was a very active member of the
Royal Canadian Air Force Association serving as treasurer. Peggy served
on the board of directors for Small Options Organization. Peggy was a
spokes person for Convoy for a Cure. She loved gardening, crib, darts.
She enjoyed cooking and baking. A giving person, Peggy was always there
to lend a hand. Most of all she loved her family and spending time with
them. Peggy will be greatly missed by her husband, David; daughters,
Tera Mitchell (Chris) of Amherst, Angela Spicer of Amherst; sons, Eric
Richard (Nadine) of Amherst, Sean Spicer (Heidi) of Sackville, NB,
Daniel Spicer of Charlottetown, PEI; sisters, Debbie McKillop (Robert)
of Boundary Creek, NB, Joanne Menzies (Jack) of Rusagonis NB, Kim Ripley
of Fenwick, NS, Heather Ripley (Gordon) of Fenwick,NS, Charlene Nelson
(Bruce) of Timberlea, NS; brother, Todd Ripley (Karrie) of Fenwick, NS;
grandchildren, Seth, Cairo, Aurelia, Colin, Austin; many aunts and
uncles, nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her brother, Terry
Ripley.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Furlong-Jones Funeral
Home, 70 Church St. Amherst, NS, where the family will receive visitors
on Tuesday, September 20th, 2011 from 7-9 p.m. A memorial service will
be held at the Furlong- Jones Chapel on Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at
2 p.m. with Rev.Byron Corkum officiating. Burial will take place in the
St. Charles Nativity Cemetery, Amherst, NS. Should friends desire,
memorial contributions may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the
charity of your choice. www.furlongjones.ca
[Sunday, 18-September-2011 Furlong~Jones Funeral Home, Amherst, NS]
[collected by EMKeys 2011-09-18]
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