McLellan, Audrey Elizabeth – Age 77, Gays River, passed away peacefully February 27, 2015, in Ocean View Continuing Care Centre, Eastern Passage. Born in Carrolls Corner, she was a daughter of the late James and Mabel (McKenna) Hirtle. Surviving are son, Derek; daughter, Sherri; grandchildren, Megan, Ethan, all of Gays River; sisters, Freda (Bryant) Smith, Doris Phalen; brothers, James (Elizabeth), Eric (Bonnie), Raymond; numerous nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by husband, Cyril; son, Scott, in infancy; sisters, Rita, Verna, Lillian; brothers, Laurie, Earl, Ralph.
Cremation has taken place. Funeral service will be Wednesday at 2 p.m. in Gays River United Church, Lori Crocker DM officiating. Burial will be at a later date in Gays River Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Gays River United Church – general fund. The family will meet friends for a reception downstairs in the church following the service.
Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.
The family wishes to thank Dr. Nowlan and the staff on Skyview in Ocean View Continuing Care Centre for excellent care our mother received while she was a resident there.