Passed away peacefully on Wednesday, August 19, 2020 at the age of 100.
Beloved wife of the late Wilfrid Hussey. Proud mother of Anne Rutkauskas (Jim), Janet Heitanen (Bill), Stephen Hussey (Cathy) and Patricia Blay (Marck). Loved and respected by her grandchildren Michael (Joyce), David (Candice), Kevin (Mandy), Brian (Sherrie-Lee), Robert, Caitlin (Brett), Jennifer, Ian and Rian. Devoted great grandmother to Kylee, Adley, Will, Zane, Gabriel, and Olivia. Daughter of the late Thomas and Janet Irvine and sister to the late Doug Irvine (Ingress), Joyce (Mac) Nicolson and Madeleine (Dave) Waldie.
Affectionately remembered by many nieces and nephews.
Born and raised in Desbarats, Marjorie moved to the Sault where she took a job at Eaton’s where she met Wilfrid and together they raised their family. After living in Ottawa for a short time they returned to the Sault to retire. Marjorie was a member and past president of the St. Jerome’s Catholic Women’s League.
Funeral Mass to be celebrated at Precious Blood Cathedral on Tuesday, August 25, 2020 at 10 am. Rev. Hamish Currie officiating. Friends wishing to attend are asked to call Arthur Funeral Home at 705-759-2522 to reserve a seat as numbers are limited. Masks are required.
In lieu of flowers, contributions (payable by cheque or online) to the charity of your choice would be appreciated.
The family would like to thank the special health care workers at both Pathways Retirement Residence and the F. J. Davey Home who were so good to her.
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