Ellen Eileen Roode
Roode – 72, Onslow
Mountain, passed away Friday evening, September 27, 2019, at home,
from natural causes. Born in Truro, she was a daughter of the late
Lockhart and Ruth (Crowe) Lynds.
Ellen worked at Stanfield’s for 35 years, enjoyed
reading and going to jam sessions on Wednesdays and Thursdays at Lower
Onslow Community Centre and Truro Horsemen’s
Ellen is survived by her children, Michael Roode, Gary Roode,
Onslow Mountain; Karen Roode, Fredericton, New Brunswick; Paul Roode,
Victoria, British Columbia; grandchildren, Leanna (Michael) Withrow,
Central Rawdon; Harmony and Jessica Keevil, Onslow Mountain; great
granddaughter, Rose Withrow; sisters, Dorothy Graham (Noah Perry),
Onslow; Helen Weatherby (Charlie Martin), Miramichi, New Brunswick;
brothers, Freeman « Bubby » (Kelly), Lynds,
Brookfield; William (Jeanie) Lynds, Onslow Mountain; brother-in-law,
Andy Staples, Onslow Mountain; several nieces and nephews. Along with
her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Arnold Eric Roode;
sister, Anne Staples; brother, Obrey Lynds.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Mattatall –
Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro, where Ellen’s
family will receive friends from 2-4 p.m., Saturday, October 5, 2019.
Private interment in Onslow Island Cemetery. If so desired, donations
in Ellen’s memory to Colchester SPCA are welcomed. Private
messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing
Ellen’s obituary on-line and selecting « Send A
Condolence » at: www.mattatallvarnerfh.com
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Ellen Eileen Roode..
Décès pour la Ville: Truro, Province: Nova Scotia