Linda Mary Drisdelle
1946 – 2018
Linda Mary Drisdelle of Mount St. Joseph Nursing Home passed away at her residence on Saturday, June 2, 2018 at the age of 72. Born in Chatham Head, NB. She was the daughter of the late George and Sophie (McLaughlin) Driscoll.
Linda was a homemaker and also worked in various positions with Glover’s Dry Cleaners, Village Foods, and Express Jenness until her retirement. Linda had a love of music and was a singer in the band “Friends” for many years.
Linda is survived by two sons: Michael Murphy (Gloria) of Vaughn, ON and Gary Murphy (Wendy) of Craigville, NB; five sisters: Nan Thibodeau (Joseph) of Saint John, NB, Vern Parette (John) of Toronto, ON, Shirley Leggatt (Kirby) of Mexico, Debbie Walsh (Junior) of Whitney, NB and Donna Smith (Joe) of Lloydminster, AB; two brothers: Allison Drisdelle and Lawson “Sonny Boy” (Deanna) Drisdelle both of Miramichi, NB; one sister in law: Carmel Drisdelle of Miramichi, NB; three grandchildren: Brandon, Gavin and Keeva, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, Linda is predeceased by two sisters: Kay Taylor and Rita Barry; four brothers: Raymond, Edward, Doran, and Herbie.
The family will receive visitors at Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway with visitation on Tuesday June 5, 2018 from 2-4 PM and 7-9 PM. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated from St. Samuel’s Roman Catholic Church on Wednesday June 6, 2018 at 11 AM with Father Maurice Swift officiating. Burial will take place in St. Samuel’s Roman Catholic Cemetery.
As expreessions of sympathy in Linda’s memory donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society.
Funeral arrangements are under the care of Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB E1V 1N9. Telephone 622-3600. Messages of condolence may be made on our website www.bellsmeadows.com.