S. Constance « Connie » Milner
It is with deep sadness we announce the
peaceful passing of Sybil Constance « Connie »
Milner, age 92, of Sackville, NB. Connie
passed away peacefully in the Sackville Memorial Hospital on Friday,
January 25, 2019.
Born in Sackville, NB, she was a
daughter of the late Nelson and Hepsy (Wheaton) Milner.
She had been a longtime member of St.
Paul’s Anglican Church and the ACW. Connie started working
at the Marshlands Inn under the direction of Herb and Alice Read
Senior and became a faithful and cheerful employee for over 40
years. A highlight of her time at the Marshlands
Inn came when she was chosen to greet and serve Queen Elizabeth II on
the occasion of New Brunswick’s Two Hundred Anniversary, September
24th, 1984. She thrived on being a part of the « Golden
Girls » of Mel’s Tea Room, which was a special place to them
all. She had a vivacious and bubbly personality and will be
missed by those who knew her.
She will be dearly remembered by sister
Mary Jo Smith, Trenton, ON; sister in law Shirley Milner, Toronto, ON;
as well as many nieces, nephews and great nieces and
She was predeceased by brothers David
« Bud » (Marg), Robert, Alan (Phyllis); sister Dora (Ronald)
Burgess; brother in law Conrad Smith.
Arrangements are under the care and
guidance of Jones Funeral Home, 70 Bridge
Street, Sackville, NB (506-364-1300), where visiting hours will take
place on Wednesday, January 30, 2019 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8
pm. Connie’s funeral service will be held on Thursday,
January 31, 2019 at 2:30 pm from St. Paul’s Anglican Church,
Archdeacon Kevin Stockall officiating. Connie will be
interred beside her parents in the Sackville Cemetery in the
The family would like to extend a
special thank you to Stella Dawe, Doreen Henderson, Florence
Estabrooks, Pat Cormier, Pat Estabrooks, and many friends and
acquaintances for their kindness to Connie over the
The family also wishes to express their
sincere gratitude to Dr. Cory Long, Dr. Catherine Johnston and nurses
for their compassionate medical attention and to the Autumn Lee
Retirement Home for making Connie’s stay there so
Donations in memory of Connie may be
made to St. Paul’s Anglican Church, the Sackville Cemetery, or a
charity of your choice.
Sharing of memories and condolences may
be sent to the family by visiting Connie’s online memorial at
www.jonesfuneralhome.ca or through the Jones Funeral Home Facebook
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Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de S Constance Connie Milner 19262019..
Décès pour la Ville: Sackville, Province: Nouveau-Brunswick