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POTTIE, Catherine Elizabeth


Catherine Elizabeth Pottie September 1, 1936 – August 8 2018, It is with great sadness and heavy hearts we the family announce the passing of our dear Mother, grandmother, great grandmother and sister; C. Elizabeth Pottie on August 8, 2018 at St. Martha’s Hospital, Antigonish.

Born in Three Island Cove, “Beth” was a daughter of the late Albert and Evangeline (David) Wincey.

She will be dearly missed by her children Robert (Arlene ), Nancy (Sandy), Paul (Rose), Jeanette (Bernie), Tony, Gregory (Elona), Blair (Vicky), Sylvia (Malcolm); grandchildren Ryan (Stacey), Waylon, Amanda (Max), Ashley, Liam, Matthew, Calum, Joshua, Emily, Zachary and Aiden; great grandchildren Sabrina, Mya, Evangeline, and Aodhan ; siblings Danny, Louise, Sophie Anne, Joe, James, Johnny, Irene, Raymond, Margaret and Paul, son in-law Frankie Crew.

She was predeceased by her husband James Leo and her brother Bernard.

For a number of years she worked for Alex Morrison at Morrison Stores Ltd., St. Peters until 1957 when she began her family and became a homemaker. She was an avid knitter, cook and baker and taught her children the moral values of life and was a faithful member of Holy Guardian Angels Parish, L’Ardoise.

Cremation has taken place, visitation will be held Sunday from 2-9 in Holy Guardian Angles Visitation Parlor; Funeral Mass will be offered Monday at 1 pm from Holy Guardian Angels Roman Catholic Church with Rev. Antolin Asor presiding, burial will follow in the Parish Cemetery.

The family would like to express their gratitude to the Staff, Doctors and the Cardiac Team that worked so hard to keep her with us, but it wasn’t to be.

Memorial donation may be made to the PCU of St. Martha’s Hospital, the Canadian Cancer Society, the Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of Choice.

Funeral Arrangements are under the direction of Green’s Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury.

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