Name: Elizabeth Lovatt
Given Name: Elizabeth
Change Date: 7 JUL 2009
Mayberry Cook b: in Back Bay, Charlotte Co, NB, Canada
- Maurice Gilbert Cook b: 18 DEC 1919 in Blacks Harbour, Charlotte Co, NB, Canada
- Marg Cook
- Abbrev: Obituary
Page: Obit of Maurice Gilbert Cook
Text: COOK, MAURICE GILBERT - Peacefully, at the Fundy Nursing Home, Blacks Harbour, NB on September 6, 2003, Maurice Gilbert Cook , 83, husband of Thelma T. (Maxwell) Cook of Pennfield, NB.
Born at Blacks Harbour, NB on December 18, 1919, he was a son of the late Mayberry and Elizabeth (Lovatt) Cook. A loving husband, father, grandfather and great grandfather Maurice is survived by seven daughters, Rose Mahar (Roger) of Blacks Harbour, Eunice Scott (Claude), Bernice Cook (Stephen), Judy McGarrigle (Wayne) all of Pennfield, Margaret Brohm (Steve) of Sharon, Ont, Pam Palk of Blacks Harbour and Barbara Leavitt of Beaver Harbour; one son Dale C (Gwen) of Norton, NB; one sister Marg Galvin of Hamilton, Ont; one son-in-law Wayne Gardiner; 10 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was predeceased by his daughter, Joan Gardiner and grandson Nathan McGarrigle.
Maurice enjoyed being around his family and the company of people. He especially enjoyed his woodpile and wildlife. He had been employed at Connors Brothers Ltd. for over 40 years and was a veteran of WWII having served in Italy, North Africa and Spain having been wounded in action.
Resting at the St. George Funeral Home, 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB, with visiting on Sunday from 7?9 pm and Monday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. The service will be held at The Gary E. Waycott Memorial Chapel at the St. George Funeral Home on Tuesday, September 9, 2003 at 2:00 pm with Pastor Jody MacBeth and Rev. Grant Alcorn officiating. Interment will follow at the Pennfield Rural Cemetery. In Maurice?s memory donations Fundy Nursing Home or Charlotte County Cancer Society or to a charity of the donor?s choice would be appreciated by the family. The Royal Canadian Legion Branch #39 will hold a Tribute on Sunday evening, September 7 at 7 pm.
SOURCE: New Brunswick Telegraph-Journal (Saint John, NB) (September 8, 2003) & St. George Funeral Home Website.
- Abbrev: Provincial Archives of New Brunswick
Title: Provincial Archives of New Brunswick.
Provincial Archives Website
Page: Marriage Certificate of son, Maurice (Morris) Cook