Carolyn Ruth Killam, 76, of Sussex, passed away at The Kiwanis Nursing Home on Thursday, September 9, 2021. Born in Havelock, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Etta (Branscombe) Killam.
Carolyn was office manager at Burner Services Irving Oil in Saint John. She also worked in admitting at the DVA Hospital, and then in the Office at The Saint John Regional Hospital, until she retired in 1994. She was a former chairperson for the Pension Committee CUPE NB Hospital Union, as well as the NB Public Service Employee’s Retired Union. She enjoyed travelling and reading.
Survived and sadly missed by her brother, Harold (Letha) Killam; nieces and nephews, Leon (Debby) Keith, Beth (Burton) Murray, Greg (Brenda) Keith, Gary (Debbie) O’Neill, Gail (Dave) Horgan, Terry O’Neill, Karl O’Neill, Diane (Mike) Ripley, Douglas (Tanya) Killam, Cathy Plume; as well as many great nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, Carolyn was predeceased by her sisters, Jennie Keith, Edna Plume, Willa O’Neill; and nephews, Harold and Kenneth Plume.
Arrangements in care of The Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Route 106, Salisbury West (506-372-4800) from where Visitation will be held on Monday, October 18, 2021 at 1 pm, followed by Funeral Service at 2 pm. Interment in Steeves Settlement Cemetery.
For those who wish, memorials to the Alzheimer's Society or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.