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Mildred Katherine Lewis


Mildred Katherine  Lewis
Peacefully at her residence at Blacks Harbour NB on Friday, November 30, 2018, Mrs. Mildred Katherine (Hill) Lewis, wife of the late Robert "Bob"Martin Lewis. Born at Bonny River NB on November 26, 1930 she was a daughter of the late Frank and Sarah "Sadie" Jane (Buchanan) Hill.

A loving mother, grandmother, sister and aunt, she is survived by: sons; Ray (Marilyn) Lewis of Pennfield NB and Gregory "Greg" (Candice) Lewis of Breadalbane NB, daughters: Catherine "Kathy" (Art) Hennessey of Blacks Harbour Nb and Cynthia "Cyndi" Lewis of Ottawa ON, grandchildren; Virginia Lewis of Calgary AB, Patrick Hennessey of Blacks Harbour NB and Shaun (Amanda) Hennessey St. George NB of St. NB, great grandaughter Molly, her brother; Frank Hill Jr. of Blacks Harbour NB, her sister; Marjorie (Gifford) Cooke of St. George NB as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents and husband Bob, she was predeceased by a granddaughter; Caitlin Lewis and brothers; Murray, Vernon and Cedric.

Mildred was a military wife who travelled throughout the world with her family, retiring in Blacks Harbour. She lived previously in Petawawa ON, twice in Oromocto and twice in Germany. In her earlier years she belonged to the militia. She was a sports fan who enjoyed hockey and baseball and was a big Maple Leaf and Blue Jay fan. Mildred also loved curling and during her life was able to attend such tournaments as the World Curling Championships and the Brier. Two of her favorite curlers she enjoyed to watch were Jeff Stoughton and Kevin Martin. She also once enjoyed knitting and crocheting. Mildred also loved spending time with her family and especially her grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by her family and all who knew her.

In keeping with Mildred's wishes there will be no visiting. A celebration of her life will be held from the St. George Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at 11am followed by a time of refreshments and fellowship at the Stella Maris Hall in Blacks Harbour. In lieu of flowers, donations to the I.W.K or a charity of the donors choice would be appreciated by the family. The Lewis family would like to express their heartfelt appreciation and thanks to the Cooke family for their kindness, love and compassion shown to Mildred as well as the many caregivers who tended to Mildred's care the last few years.
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Service Date
Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Service Time
11:00 am
Service Location
Funeral Home Chapel

Requested Charity
IWK Foundation or Donors Choice