Mrs. Villa Caroline Nowlan, wife of Percy Nowlan of Miramichi passed away Friday, June 10, 2011 at Miramichi Region 7 Hospital at the age of 84. Born in Sillikers, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Viola (Mutch) Matchett. She was a retired cook for the Goodie Shop and an avid bingo player.
She is survived by one son, Paul (Wanda) of Miramichi; one sister, Martha Tozer; one brother, Edward (Winnie) of Miramichi; 3 grandchildren: Jeffery, Stephanie and Heather; 7 great-grandchildren: Emily, Josh, Liam, Ciara, Connor, Declan and Madison. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by two sons: Stephen and Bob; 5 sisters: Margaret Tozer, Nina Matchett, Della Kitchen, Hesta Christie and Ruby Matchett; and 2 brothers: Daryl and Allen.
Mrs. Villa Caroline Nowlan is resting at Davidson’s Funeral Home, 597 Old King George Highway, Miramichi with visitation on Sunday from 6-9 pm. Funeral services will be held Monday at Davidson Funeral Home Chapel at 2pm with Pastor Wilbur Matthews officiating. Burial will be in Miramichi Cemetery.
In Villa’s memory donations to Region 7 Hospital Foundation or a donation of one’s choice would be appreciated by the family.