SHEA, Leona M. obit

SHEA, Leona M. - 90, Gables Lodge, Amherst, and formerly
of Main Street, Oxford, died Tuesday, August 24, 1999, in
Highland View Regional Hospital, Amherst. Born in Millvale,
Cumberland Co., she was a daughter of the late Arthur and
Annie (Nelson) Stonehouse. She was a member of Millvale
United Church and the Millvale, UCW. She had a great love
for cats, and as a hobby spent many hours crocheting.
Surviving are daughter, Irene and husband Bert Higgins,
Oxford; grandchildren, Colleen Higgins and companion Justin
Lawless, Wentworth; Marijo and husband Paul Deacon,
Valley Road, Springhill; and Kellylee and husband Steven
Mitchell, Springhill. Besides her husband, Morris Shea,
she was predeceased by brothers, William, Leroy, John
and Daniel; sisters, Barbara Chapman; great grandson,
Wallace Bert Higgins.
Visitation will be today from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m., funeral service
will be Thursday at 2 p.m., both in MacDiarmid's Funeral
Home, 5075 Main St., Oxford, with Rev. Lorraine Lambert
officiating. Burial will be in Millvale United Church Cemetery.
Donations may be made to charity of choice.

The Halifax Herald Limited - Wednesday, August 25, 1999