The death of Margaret Elizabeth (Leach) Harris widow of Forbes Harris of Sunny Corner, NB, occurred at the Miramichi Regional Hospital on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at the age of 78. Born in Sunny Corner, NB, Margaret was the daughter of the late Henry and Eliza (Hill) Leach.
Margaret was a homemaker who enjoyed caring for her family by cooking, baking and making bread. She was very involved in with St. Stephen’s United Church since the early age of five by walking there on Sunday and became a lifetime member of the UCW and the Church Choir. Before becoming a homemaker she worked as a Custodian at North & South Esk Regional High School.
Margaret is survived by one daughter: Rhonda Harris of Sunny Corner, NB, four sons: Dwight (Joelle) of Cassilis, NB, Kirk of Martensville, SK, Stuart of Sunny Corner, NB and Rod of Snow Lake, MB; two sisters: Jean Leach of Newcastle, Nb and Bea Mutch of Port Williams, NS; one brother: Gerald of Thunder Bay, ON; six grandchildren: Dylan, Taylor, Tamara, Sydney , Zoe and Mia, several nieces and nephews.
Margaret is predeceased by one sister: Ida, two infant sisters: Jean and Elsie and three brothers: Howard, Boyd and Norman.
Visitation will be held at Meadow's Funeral Home on Friday from 2-4 PM & 7-9 PM. Funeral Service will be held from St. Stephen’s United Church, Red Bank on Saturday evening @ 6 PM with Rev. Geza Szemök officiating.
Burial will follow in St. Stephen’s United Church Cemetery, Red Bank. NB
In Margaret’s memory a donation may be made to St. Stephen’s United Church General Fund or a NB Heart & Stroke Foundation.
Funeral arrangements are under the care of Meadows Funeral Home, 150 Northwest Road, Sunny Corner, NB Telephone 622-3600