Guyette, Mary Theresa Jacqueline “Jackie” – Age 86, Elmsdale, died peacefully on November 29, 2015 at home. Born in River Bourgeois, she was a daughter of the late John Charles “Henry” and the late Margaret Mary (Landry) Pottie. A long-time educator and active community volunteer, Jackie gave generously of her time and talent to many worthy organizations. Her door was always open to those in need.
Surviving are her husband of 61 years, Leo; children, Kim (Doug), Leo (Wendy), Claire (Peter), Michael (Cathy), Rosemary (Dick), Dawn (David), Trish (Jack); 18 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren; brothers, Lloyd, Ross; sisters, Vivian, Ann; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by sister, Judy; son-in-law, Sherman.
Cremation has taken place. Funeral mass will be celebrated on Friday at 2 p.m. in St. Bernard’s Catholic Church, Enfield, Father Michael Walsh officiating. A reception will follow. Interment will be in St. Bernard’s Parish Columbarium. Family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to St. Vincent de Paul Society, Chalice Canada or a charity of choice.
Special thanks to the VON, local Lions Club and family members for their excellent support.
Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.