Mary “Josie” Boyd
1931 – 2021
Mary Josephine “Josie” Boyd of Miramichi passed away at Losier Hall, Shannex on October 7, 2021, at the age of 90.
Born in Chatham, on January 10, 1931, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Bertha (Martin) Flaherty.
Josie is survived by one daughter, Brenda Cook (late Wendall) of Miramichi; two sons: Gary Boyd (Joni) of Ottawa, ON, and Tim Boyd (Thelma) of Middle Sackville, NS; eight grandchildren: Samantha, Pamela, Troy, Jeffery, Bonnie, Tyson, Alexander, and William; five great-grandchildren: Evan, Amber, Jack, Hudson, and Ellie; one brother, Floyd Flaherty of Kingston, ON; one sister-in-law, Rose Mary Flaherty of Miramichi; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her parents; two brothers: Arthur and Gerald Flaherty; and two sisters: Rosella Hallihan and Norma Nowlan.
A very special thank you to the staff at Eastside Special Care Home for treating her as family and Losier Hall for taking such great care of her.
By request of the family there will be no visitation. A PRIVATE Mass will be Celebrated at St. Andrew's Roman Catholic Church with Father John Fraser as Celebrant. Interment will be held in St. Andrew’s Roman Catholic Cemetery.
As expressions of sympathy, donations to the NB Heart & Stroke Foundation, St. Andrew’s Roman Catholic Cemetery Fund, or to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are entrusted to Adams Funeral Home Ltd., 140 King St., Miramichi, telephone (506) 773-3492, or messages of condolence may be sent online to www.adamsfh.ca
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