Funeral Location:Northumberland Funeral Home Chapel Resting Location:Northumberland Funeral Home Wishes:Miramichi Hospital Foundation or St James Presbyterian Church
Mrs. Mary Colepaugh, of Howe Residence of Harper Rd, formerly of 322 King George Hwy, who passed away on Monday, at the Miramichi Hospital, at the age of 88.
Born in Leeuwarden, Netherlands, she was the daughter of the late Gysbertus and Hylkge (Tuinhob) Roukema. She immigrated from Holland in 1955.
Mary worked as house keeping staff in Duncan, BC and volunteered at the Miramichi Hospital gift shop. She was a member of the Senior's Friendship Club and was a member of St James Presbyterian Church.
She is survived by many nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husbands Mark Visser, John Masterbrook, and Maurice Colepaugh; three sisters Ida, Grace, and Klasha; and one brother Andy.
The family will receive relatives and friends at Northumberland Funeral Home, on Wednesday evening from 7-9. The funeral service will be held on Thursday, at 2 pm, from Northumberland Funeral Home Chapel, with Rev. Bradford Blaikie officiating.
As expression of sympathy, donations to the Miramichi Hospital Foundation or to St James Presbyterian Church would be appreciated by the family.
Funeral arrangements are in the care of Northumberland Funeral Home, 102 Pleasant St. Telephone 622-7741.