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Margarette Murray

Margarette Murray

Female 1924 - 2014  (89 years)

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  • Name Margarette Murray 
    Nickname Margie 
    Born 15 Jul 1924  Turtle Creek, Albert, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Residence Aft 1953  Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Died 22 Apr 2014  Bible Hill, Colchester, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Obituary 24 Apr 2014  Moncton, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Moncton Times & Transcript 

    • Obituary

      RHINDRESS, MARGARETTE - Margarette, “Margie” Rhindress, 89, Truro, passed away Tuesday, April 22, 2014 in Vimy Court- Shannex, Bible Hill. Born in Turtle Creek, NB on July 15, 1924 she was the second youngest child of eight children of the late Timothy and Bessie (Tingley) Murray. Margie moved to Truro in 1953 and operated Alice Street Grocery for 19 years. After retiring from the store Margie enjoyed travelling, gardening, being with family and friends and volunteering. Margie was a member of St. Andrew’s United Church and a member of their UCW and Outreach Committee. For many years Margie was an active volunteer with Lioness, Big Brothers/Sisters, the Truro Food Bank, Wynn Park Residents Association and she was an original founding member of DCSC, holding executive offices for many years and worked countless hours volunteering at Bingo nights and all fund raisers. In 1986 Margie received the Zonta Recognition Award for “dedicated service and personal achievement whose efforts have improved the quality of life in Colchester County and encouraged positive attitude toward women.” She is survived by brother Paul (Ruth), sister Lucinda Donaldson, sister-in-law Lillian Murray (Johnny), special Goddaughter Shannon MacPhee, long-time friend Henrietta (Hennie) Fowler, step-daughter Jane Rhindress, four step granddaughters, two great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews and their families. She was predeceased by husband LeRoy (1974), brothers Chuck and Johnny, sisters Grace Dempsey, Greta Dryden, and Ina Milburne.
      Arrangements are under the direction of Mattatall~Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro from where visitation will take place on Saturday from 1 pm until funeral service time at 2 pm. Rev. Jay Ettinger will officiate with a reception to follow in the funeral home. Burial will follow in Wallace Bay Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to St. Andrew’s, DCSC or a charity of choice.A special thank you to the staff at Shannex Vimy Court and also a special thank you to VON Homecare and Dr. D. Blair whose care enabled her to stay in her own home for so long. Private messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing Margie’s obituary on-line and selecting “Send A Condolence” at: www.mattatallvarnerfh.com
    Occupation operator of Alice Street Grocery  [2
    Buried 26 Apr 2014  Wallace Bay Cemetery, Wallace, Cumberland, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I43871  Arthur - Research
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2014 

    Father Timothy Asa Murray,   b. 26 Jun 1882, Berryton, Albert, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1971, Moncton, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Mother Bessie Myrthe Tingley,   b. 24 Dec 1890, Greer Settlement, , New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1975, Moncton, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Family ID F18311  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Leroy Rhindress,   d. 1974 
    Family ID F15149  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 15 Jul 1924 - Turtle Creek, Albert, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsObituary - Moncton Times & Transcript - 24 Apr 2014 - Moncton, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Margarette Murray (1924-2014)
    Margarette Murray (1924-2014)
    Margarette Murray ( 1924 - 2014 ), daughter of Timothy Asa Murray ( 1882 - 1971 ) and Bessie Myrthe Tingley ( 1890 - 1975 ), married Leroy Rhindress.

  • Sources 
    1. [S49] BOK0006 Book: Tingley Family Revised, V.5, p.273-274.

    2. [S695] Obituaries: General, Margarette Rhindress, Moncton Times & Transcript, 24 Apr 2014.

    3. [S695] Obituaries: General, John Addison Murray, NB Newspapers, 8 Apr 2003 (Reliability: 2).


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