Freda Joan Stewart
The passing of Freda Joan (Cooke) Stewart, formerly of Pennfield NB occurred at the Passamaquoddy Lodge, St. Andrews NB on December 11, 2022. Born in Utopia NB on September 18, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Norman and Lillian (Chambers) Cooke. A loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Freda is survived by her son: David (Cindy) MacDougall; her grandchildren: Justin (Kristen) MacDougall of Pennfield NB and Kelsey (Russell) McCrum of Bonny River NB; two great-grandchildren: Rhaya and Ryatt; several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to her parents, Freda was predeceased by her first husband: Charles Edward MacDougall; her second husband: Lawrence Vernon Stewart; her brothers: James Cooke, Chester Cooke, Lawrence Cooke and Glendon Cooke; and sisters: Mae Noiles, Sylvia Kilpatrick, Ivy Henry, Helen Frost and Annabelle James.
A homemaker most of her life, Freda loved and took pride in caring for her husband's Charles and Lawrence and their families. In her free time, Freda enjoyed going for drives and loved to be in the company of her grandchildren. She looked forward to conversations with her niece, Sylvia, and she was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533) 26 Portage Street, St. George NB. There will be no visiting. A service will be held on Thursday at 11:00am from the funeral home chapel with John Fournier officiating. The interment will take place at a later date in the Spring at the St. George Rural Cemetery. In Freda's memory, donations to a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family.