Glenna June Leavitt
The death of Glenna June (Foote) Leavitt, wife of the late Gaston S. Leavitt occurred at her residence in Back Bay, NB on November 25, 2022. Born at Freeport, NS on June 24, 1936, she was the daughter of the late Elizabeth Mae Foote. A loving mother, grandmother and sister, she is survived by her daughters: Carol Ann (Wayne) Shaw of L'etete, NB and Joan Crocker of Pennfield, NB; 11 grandchildren; several great and great-great grandchildren; siblings: Hattie Albright, Billy Albright and Walie Albright all of Freeport, NS; sister in-law: Marjorie (Gifford) Cooke of St. George, NB, as well as several nieces, nephews and cousins including special nephew: Dean Albright. In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by her husband's: Cedric Hill and Gaston Leavitt; son: Jimmy Hill and brother: Stanwood Albright.
Glenna was known for her hard work ethic. She spent most of her life in the fishing industry, having worked for Connor's Brothers as well as clamming and lobster fishing. She was an avid card player, especially cribbage and she loved doing puzzles. Glenna also enjoyed hard work as a hobby. Whether it be doing bait bags or in the woods tipping as well as being at home making wreaths. She also enjoyed spending time with her family especially her grandchildren. She will be sadly missed by her family and community.
The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Marjorie Gifford and the Cooke family for their love and compassion.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB. There will be no visitation . A graveside service will be held at the Blacks Harbour Community Cemetery on Tuesday at 1:00pm with Pastor Gordon Cooke officiating. In Glenna's memory, donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family. Online donations and condolences may be placed at www.stgeorgefh.ca