Mary P. McLenaghan
Mary P. McLenaghan, of Water Street, Miramichi, passed away at the Miramichi Regional Hospital on Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019.
Born in Chatham, on July 29th, 1947, she was the daughter of Lillian (Campbell) and the late Raymond F. McLenaghan. She was a homemaker, a former civil servant, and a member of St. Andrew's United Church, Miramichi.
Mary's family was her world. Mary was a very loving mother to her daughter Kimberly Turpin; loving grandmother to Dereck Turpin, affectionately knowing her as Mamy Blue, both of Quebec City, QC; a dedicated daughter to her loving and loyal mother whom she loved so dearly, Lillian McLenaghan; a sister to Joan MacKnight-Savoy (Brian) and Bonnie Ramey (Dave); one brother Robert McLenaghan (Lottie), all of Miramichi; her former husband, Jacques Turpin, of Amos, QC; as well as several nieces and nephews whom she was quite fond of. She was predeceased by her father, Raymond F. McLenaghan; one sister, Karen; two brothers, Allen and Brian; one brother-in-law, Richard MacKnight.
By request, there was no visitation at the funeral home. A memorial service was held from St. Andrew's United Church, Miramichi, on Sunday July 21, 2019 at 2 pm with Rev. Charlene Maguire-MacKnight officiating. Music for the service was provided by Mrs. Jacqueline Allain and the musical selections were "Hallelujah", "What a Wonderful World", "Danny Boy", "You Raise Me Up", "Let It Be" and the recessional song was "Time to Say Goodbye". The lighting of the memory candle was by grandson Dereck Turpin. The scriptures were read by niece Natalie Dunn and a poem "Irish Blessing" was read by grandson Dereck Turpin. The eulogy was presented by niece Andrea Dawson. Interment was held in the Black River Community Cemetery.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to Lupus Canada or a charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Adams Funeral Home Ltd., 140 King St., Miramichi, telephone 773-3492 or messages of condolence may be sent online to www.adamsfh.ca