Ellen Francis Whalen (Green)
It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our Mom (Duck), who passed away with her family by her side, on Tuesday September 04, 2018, at the Dr. Everett Chalmers Hospital. Ellen who was born in Rusagonis, NB, was the daughter of the late Edward and Inez Green.
She is survived by her sons, Larry Young (Anna), Dale Young (Connie) and her daughter, Penny Finnamore (Allan), 7 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren as well as many many nieces and nephews who will miss her dearly. She will also be missed by her dog Lucy, who was her faithful best friend.
In addition to her spouse, Frank Stafford, Ellen was predeceased by two brothers; Emerald Briggs and Billy Green; two sisters; Laura Grace and Darlene Foster.
Ellen was a hardworking, well loved individual that if you met her once, you instantly loved her. She had a passion for music and was fascinated with bingo and shopping and could often be found promoting the "bingo bus tours".
Visitation will be held at Bishops Funeral Home, 540 Woodstock Road, Fredericton, on Friday, September 07, 2018 from 3:30pm -5:00pm and 7:00pm-9:00pm. The funeral service will be held at the funeral home chapel on Saturday, September 8 at 2:00pm with Rev E. Beairsto officiating. Interment will be held in Penniac following the service.
Memorial donations in Ellen’s memory, may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, The Heart & Stroke Society or the donor’s choice. Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent through www.bishopsfuneralhome.com