Obit: COLPITTS< Marie E. [nee SLATER]

Marie E. Colpitts
1933 - 2017

Colpitts, Marie E. ­ Age 84, of Diligent River passed away on Monday, April
3, 2017 at Vimy Court, Bible Hill. Born in Diligent River, she was a
daughter of the late Alexander ³Papa² and Mae (Porter) Salter. She is
survived by daughters, Jill Rafuse (Norman), Parrsboro; Janice Colpitts,
Diligent River; sons, Brad (Debbie), Peterborough, Ont.; Dwight (Sherry),
Ward¹s Brook; Jeff (Wilma), Fox River; Gordon (Lynn), Truro; 16
grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; sisters, Gloria Himmelman, Thelma
Venus (Bob), Flora Whebby (Jack), all of Dartmouth; a brother, Curtis,
Ottawa; numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband,
Arthur in 1992; sisters, Dorothy and Augusta; brothers, Robert, Gordon,
Raymond, Ralph. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 8,
2017 at Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Fox River, the Rev. Dr. Brian Spence
officiating. Burial in the Diligent River Anglican Cemetery. Memorial
donations may be made to the Alzheimer¹s Society of Nova Scotia.

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[Collected by DAW, 5 Apr 2017]