Marilyn Louise Dunfield, 85 of Corn Hill passed away at the Kiwanis Nursing Home, Sussex on Thursday, January 30, 2020.
Born in Petitcodiac, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Katherine (Berry) Lewis. Marilyn was a member of the Corn Hill United Baptist Church, a life member of both the WMS and the Corn Hill Women's Institute. She enjoyed embroidery, rug hooking, helping on the family farm and especially family gatherings.
She is survived and missed by her husband of 65 years Reece; children Elizabeth Mills (Allen), Arland (Cathy) and Kevin (Donna) all of Corn Hill; grandchildren David Mills (Erica), Susan McCully (Jeremy), Sarah Carson (Tim), Brent Dunfield (Lisa), Brian Dunfield (Zoe), Karla Keith (Corey) and Kelly Dunfield (Dan); great grandchildren Avelyn Mills, Heather, Meaghan and Gregory McCully, Emmalin, Hudson and Lauren Carson, Alicen and Carter Keith and Abigail Bustin; brother Ronald Lewis (Dorothy) of Sussex and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sisters Margaret Campbell, Mildred Lewis, Dorothy Smith, Freda Lavoie and Pauline Bland and brother Paul Lewis.
Visitation will be at the Corn Hill United Baptist Church on Saturday, February 1 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 pm and from where a Celebration of Life will be held on Sunday, February 2 at 3 pm with Pastor Lee Mitton and Pastor Scott Ryder officiating.
Arrangements are in the care of Salisbury Funeral Home (372-4800).
At Marilyn's request her remains were forwarded to Dalhousie Medical Research.
If desired donations to the Corn Hill United Baptist Church or Alzheimers Society would be appreciated by the family.