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Beatrice Marie Marchand Burke
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Birth: Jul. 28, 1929
Nova Scotia, Canada
Death: May 7, 2008
Nova Scotia, Canada

In "The ChronicleHerald" Halifax newspaper, Thursday May 09, 2008.
BURKE, Beatrice Marie - 78, Louisdale, Richmond Co. "To all my children, you have made my life a joy. To each and every one of you, I wish to thank you for the happiness you have given me." Known to many as "Mom", Bea was a teacher of patience, kindness and acceptance. A great lover of nature, she enjoyed fishing and hunting. She also loved a house full of family and friends, playing cards and bingo. Beatrice passed away in St. Anne's Centre on May 7, 2008. Beatrice was the daughter of the late Felix W. and Mary L. Marchand. She was predeceased by her husband, Emery J.; brothers, Gerald, Benny, Vernon; sisters, Mary Stella and Lorraine (Donald) Burke. Surviving are children, Patricia (Blair) Samson, Bradley (Marlene) Marchand; grandchildren, Daniel (Kim), Justin (Felicia), Joshua, and Nathan; great-grandchildren, Emma, Nevaeh whom she adored, and Aleksi; brother, Stephen (Barbara) Marchand; sisters, Lucille (Stephen) MacDonald, Judy (John) Farrow, and Elaine (Arthur) Sullivan. Truly living the word of God, she gave without a sound and loved with all her heart. Memorial service will be held in St. Louis Parish Church, Louisdale, on Saturday, May 10, at 10 a.m. Donations may be made to Strait Richmond Palliative Care or a charity of your choice. Funeral is under the compassionate care and direction of I.M.L. Funeral Services, Petit de Grat. To light a memorial candle or forward condolences, please visit: or e-mail: 
Created by: Sharon Lavash Hawkins
Record added: Jul 11, 2011
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- Sharon Lavash Hawkins
 Added: Jul. 11, 2011

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