Muriel Emma Pooley of Riverview, NB passed away at The Salvation Army Lakeview Manor Home on Friday, January 14, 2022 at the age of 96. Born in Moncton she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Clara (Chappel) McDuff.
Muriel was an employee of People's Jewelers for many years and also assisted in logistics of the learn to skate program. A long time member of St. Paul's United Church in Riverview and a member of St. Paul's UCW for more than 50 years.
Muriel had many hobbies and interests over her lifetime including: her beautiful flower gardens, she loved sewing including many clothes she wore and quality quilts. Muriel loved dancing and was a dancer in the stage show Around The Bend. Travelling was another one of her passions, most notably to: Spain, Fiji and Alaska.
She will be greatly missed by her children, Sharon Van Der Fluit (Peter), Kathy Legere (Jerry), Donald (Betty), Heather MacKinnon (Danny) and Harold (Evelyn); grandchildren, Marc, Jay, Allison, Danny, Dylan, Brandy, Jody, Richard, Cathy and 14 great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents she was predeceased by her husband, Harold Pooley; sister, Evelyn Macleod and son-in-law Larry Legere.
A special thank you to Muriel's caregivers, Helen and Mary Jane. The family would like to extend a thank you to the staff and management of Lakeview Manor for their excellent care during Muriel's stay.
Due to Covid 19 restrictions there will not be any visitation or funeral service held.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date and time that will be announced.
Interment will be in Fairhaven Cemetery.
Donations in Muriel's memory made to St. Paul's UCW canadahelps.org would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Tuttle Brothers Riverview Funeral Home 214 Pine Glen Rd. Riverview, NB (506) 857-9544.
Online condolences may be made at www.tuttlefuneralhome.ca
Due to Covid 19 there will not be any visitation.
Celebration of life to be held at a later date
Fairhaven Memorial Gardens, Moncton, NB
St. Paul's UCW, Riverview, NB.