MacDonald (Lynds), Paulette Ellen – Age 61, of Port Hawkesbury. It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of Paulette Ellen (Lynds) MacDonald, which occurred in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro, during the early hours of November 1, 2015. Paulette was born in Windsor, Ont. and was a daughter of Shirley I. (Hutchinson) Crowell of Valley, and the late Ronald H. Lynds. Paulette is survived by sons, Todd (Marilyn), Beaver Bank; Travis (Savannah), Oromocto; grandchildren, Ella Rose and Jamie; mother, Shirley (Marshall) Crowell; brothers, Ron Lynds, West Bay; Scott Lynds, Truro; Court (Claudette) Lynds, Lantz; Terry (Sherri) Crowell, Brookfield; nephews, Coby and Keegan Crowell; niece, Emmi Lynds. She was predeceased by grandson, Dawson MacDonald; a brother in infancy, Brian Andrew Lynds.
Paulette was a generous, kind-hearted soul and inseparable from her beloved Shih Tzu, Benji, and cat, Gwen. She will be sadly missed by all who knew her.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit. A service in her memory will be held at 10 a.m. Friday in St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Port Hawkesbury. Interment will be in Onslow Cemetery at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to a charity of your choice.
Special thanks go out to her cousin, Maxine Cavanaugh Durnin and her best friend, Nancy Marchand.