Obit: McWHIRTER, Audrey Doreen [nee MITTON]

Audrey Doreen McWhirter

It is with sadness that we must announce the peaceful passing of Audrey
Doreen McWhirter, 86, of Sackville, formerly of Dorchester, at her home in
Sackville on Saturday, January 3, 2015.

Born in Dorchester Cape, NB, she was a daughter of the late Cecil and Helen
(Buck) Mitton.

Audrey was formerly employed with Bishop and Dobson in Dorchester as a
clerk. A loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother, Audrey
dedicated her life to her family, her home and her community. She was Past
Matron of the Eastern Star, a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary,
Dorchester and Dorchester Volunteer Association and a member of the
Dorchester Baptist Church.

She will be sadly missed by her 3 daughters, Sylvia LeFurgey, Calgary, AB,
Wanda (Gary) Blue, Moncton, Cheryl (Marc) Belliveau, Sackville; son David,
Calgary, AB; 7 grandchildren, Stacey (Trevor) Mooney and Shannon (Sheldon)
Sephton, both of Calgary, AB; Brent (Munjung) Osmond, Moncton, NB, Melissa
(Ryan) Smith, Ottawa, ON, Katie (Scott) and Aaron McWhirter, Lance (Leta)
McWhirter, all of Calgary, AB; 6 great grandchildren MacKena and Kennedy
Mooney, Emma and Ryleigh Sephton, all of Calgary, AB; Oren and Adler Smith,
Ottawa, ON; brother, Lloyd (Joyce) Mitton, Sackville; sisters Pearl
Crossman, Riverview, NB, Emma Bulmer, Dorchester, NB and Alice Siddall,
Sackville, NB.

She was predeceased by her loving husband Harvie in 2009.

Audrey's arrangements have been entrusted to Jones Funeral Home, 70 Bridge
St, Sackville, NB (506-364-1300) where family and friends will gather to
visit and share memories on Wednesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. A funeral
service honoring Audrey's life will be held on Thursday, January 8, 2015 at
2 pm at the Jones Funeral Home, Sackville, Rev. Philip Ferris officiating.
Burial will take place in the Dorchester Cemetery in the spring. A
reception will follow in the Jones Funeral Home reception room where
everyone is invited to share a cup of tea, a light lunch and stories with
the McWhirter family.

Those wishing to make a donation in Audrey's memory may do so to the charity
of your choice. Condolences and memories for the family may be shared by
visiting or through the funeral home Facebook page.

[Collected by DAW, 6 Jan 2015]