Mary Loretta Williams
Mary Williams passed away peacefully surrounded by family at The Dr. Georges L. Dumont University Hospital on Monday, February 4, 2019. Born in South Hampton (now Nackawic), to the late Annie (McGuire) and John Martin, she spent most of her life in Riverview.
Mary is survived by and dearly missed by her husband Robert of 57 years; her children, Angela Williams (Will Kealy) of Ottawa, Mark Williams (Donna) of Riverview, Karen Stern (David) of Ithaca, NY; grandson Benjamin Stern; a sister Linda Walker (Brian) of Sussex; brother Frank Martin (Carol) of Nackawic; as well as several nieces and nephews. Aside from her parents, Mary was predeceased by a sister, Wanda Christie.
Mary enjoyed summers at the cottage in Grande Digue as well as her many friends and activities in Moncton, including bridge, the library ladies and art classes. She loved cooking, was an avid reader and devoted life-long parishioner of both Immaculate Heart of Mary and St. Bernards Churches. She was known for her beautiful smile, sharp wit and intelligence.
The family will be receiving relatives and friends at Cobb’s Funeral Home and Cremation Center, 330 Whitepine Rd., Riverview (869-2007) on Thursday February 7, 2019 from 2-4 and 6-8pm. A funeral mass will take place on Friday, February 8, 2019 at 11:00am from St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, Botsford St, Moncton with Father Allison Carroll presiding. The interment will take place in Alderwood Cemetery at a later date. For those who wish to make a donation in memory of Mary, the family suggests The Multiple Sclerosis Society or St. Bernard’s Church. Online condolences may be expressed at www.cobbsfuneralhome.ca