Muriel C. Kenney
It is with great sadness that we
announce the passing of Muriel Clara
Kenney, 89, of Amherst, at the Cumberland Regional
Health Care Centre on Saturday, December 29, 2018, with her loving
family at her side. Muriel was the last surviving member of
her immediate family and was born in Amherst, March 28, 1929, the only
daughter of the late Frederick and Eva (LeBlanc)
Muriel was a member of the Holy Family
Parish, and the Cumberland Club of the CNIB.
Muriel moved to Toronto with her
husband, Roger J Kenney, where she worked in a secretarial position
with a local insurance company for many years before retiring back
home to Amherst in 1977.
Musically talented, along with her
father, she was a member of the June Bugs, a local group that would
play at community events and local nursing homes.
She will be dearly missed by her
sisters-in-law, Shirley and Alda Robichaud, as well as her nieces and
Besides her parents, she was predeceased
by her husband, Roger Kenney, as well as her brothers, Larry and
Arrangements are under the care and
guidance of Furlong~Jones Funeral Home,
70 Church Street, Amherst (902-667-8777) from where a time of
visitation and parish prayers will be held on Wednesday, January 2,
2019 from 7-9 pm. A funeral service will be held at the Holy
Family Parish Roman Catholic Church, Amherst, on Thursday at 11 am
with a reception to follow. Interment will be held in the
St. Charles Nativity Cemetery in the spring.
Donations in memory of Muriel may be
made to the Cumberland County Palliative Care, the Alzheimer’s Society
of Canada, or a charity of the donor’s choice.
Sharing of memories and condolences may
be sent to the family by visiting Muriel’s online memorial at
www.furlongjones.ca or through the Furlong~Jones Funeral Home Facebook
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Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Muriel C Kenney 19292018..