Caddie, 81, passed away peacefully Saturday, October 6, 2018, at the Victoria General Hospital, Halifax, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Mac Adam’s Lake, Caddie was the daughter of the late Dougal and Belle (nee Harrietha) Currie.
Caddie was an extremely faithful woman. She loved going to bingo and was an avid dart shooter. Caddie was a well-known Avon representative for many years. She loved to knit, making dish cloths, afghans and scarves. Over the years, Caddie worked as a secretary for several New Waterford doctors. Caddie loved spending time with her family, especially for birthday and holiday celebrations.
Caddie is survived by her husband of 54 years, Archie, daughter Arlene, sons Raymond, Bradley (Gail) and Jeff (Jennifer). Grandchildren Travis (Kyla) Durdle, Dylan, Kyle, Andrew, Aaron, Kaisey (Jordan) and Jeffrey. Brothers Michael, Jimmy (Shirley) and John (Lizzie), Sisters Theresa MacLean and Cecilia Gosbee (Ray), Sisters-in-law Bonita (Bunny) Marcella , Peggy Currie and Theresa Currie
Besides her parents, Caddie was predeceased by her siblings Mary Pickup, Flora MacMullin, Christina MacInnis, Katie Mae, Angus Joe, Dan, Francis “Buddy”. Brothers and sisters in law Foch Pickup, Claude MacMullin, Michael MacInnis, Tommy MacLean, Sally Currie, Rhodena Currie.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday October 10, 2018, 2-4pm and 7-9pm at McLellan Brothers Funeral Home, Plummer Ave, New Waterford. Funeral mass to celebrate Caddie’s life will be held on Thursday, October 11, 2018 at 10 a.m. in the Parish of Saint Leonard, Mount Carmel Ave, New Waterford with Father Ray Huntley officiating with a luncheon to follow at the KOC, Plummer Ave, New Waterford. Internment at St Mary’s Cemetery in East Bay. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of McLellan Brothers Funeral Home, 3183 Plummer Ave, New Waterford, 902-862-7500. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to The Friends of Nora’s Home through the Parish of Saint Leonard. To send online condolences to the family, go to www.mclellanfuneralhome.com