Vivian (Ward) MacMillan
Wed., Sep. 9, 1925
Wed., May 30, 2012
2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Sat., Jun. 02, 2012
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Sat., Jun. 02, 2012
: MacMillan Funeral Home
3:00 PM Sun., Jun. 03, 2012
: Bethel United Church
The death of Vivian MacMillan of Black Point occurred at her residence Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at the age of 86. Born in Sea Side, she was the daughter of the late Alpheus D. and Ella (Hamilton) Ward.
She will be lovingly remembered by her son Gerald (Gabriella) of Quispamsis, daughters; Jean MacMillan-Cook (Finley) of Black Point, Marilyn MacMillan of Black Point, her grandchildren; Mandi Cook, Kendra MacMillan and Eric Cook, as well as several nieces and nephews. Vivian will also be greatly missed by her faithful canine companion, Molly. She was predeceased by her husband Raymond, brothers; Allison, Hartley, Lloyd, Melvin, Vaughan, Vernon and Murray and special friend Ira Beattie.
Vivian graduated from the Homeopathic Hospital School of Nursing in Montreal in 1946. Her career took her to hospitals in Quebec and New Brunswick in a variety of nursing positions. She was a lifetime member of the United Church of Canada and served on several boards. In her retirement she enjoyed golfing, cross country skiing, bowling and card games, specifically bridge. She also spent time travelling with her family. Vivian had a great love for the outdoors and the Bay of Chaleur.
Her funeral will be held from Bethel United Church, Nash Creek, Sunday, June 3rd at 3 pm with visitation at MacMillan’s Funeral Home Saturday afternoon from 2-4 and 7-9 in the evening. Memorial donations may be made to Chaleur United Congregation, The Lung Association or a charity of the donor’s choice. Funeral arrangements are in the care of MacMillan’s Funeral Home, Black Point.
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