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Bessie Augusta McLanaghan


Bessie Augusta McLanaghan

The passing of Bessie Augusta (Justason) McLanaghan, wife of the late James Eugene McLanaghan, occurred at the Lincourt Manor, St. Stephen NB on June 19, 2022, just passed her 95th birthday. Born on June 14, 1927, she was the daughter of the late Reuben and Della (Maxwell) Justason. A loving daughter, wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Bessie is survived by her children: Eugene (Lois) McLanaghan of Pennfield NB and Norman (Cindy) McLanaghan of Lincoln NB; one granddaughter; Alison; step-grandchildren: Kenda (David) and Bradley (Jessica); great-grandchildren: Roman, Brax and Ayla; several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents and husband, Bessie was predeceased by her siblings: Althea McNevan (Malcolm), Melvin Justason (Lillas) and Alfred Justason.


Bessie worked for Connor's Brothers for all her working life. She was a Past Worthy Matron of the Order of the Eastern Star, Granite Chapter #15 in St. George. Bessie loved Bingo, yard sales and shopping. She never missed a trip to Bangor with friends or going to Saint John for the day. Bessie loved to play cards and she also enjoyed crocheting and made many beautiful items.

Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB. In keeping with Bessie's wishes there will be no visitation.  The Funeral Service will be held in St. George Cemetery, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations to Lincourt Manor, The Alzheimer's Society or to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.
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Service Date
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Service Time
1:00 pm
Service Location
St. George Rural Cemetery

Burial Date
June 22, 2022
Burial Time
Burial Location
St. George Rural Cemetery, St. George NB

Requested Charity
Lincount Manor, The Alzheimer's Society or Donor's Choice