Shirley Bernice MacDonald
1935 - 2022
Shirley Bernice MacDonald
Visitation Information
May 20th
Visitation Time
Visitation Location
Bishop's Funeral Home
Service Information
Service Date
Saturday, May 21, 2022
Service Time
Service Location
St. Dunstan's Catholic Church
Burial Information
Burial Location
Torbay, NF
Requested Charity
World Vision or the Kidney Foundation
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Visitation for Shirley will be held at Bishops Funeral Home, 540 Woodstock Road on Friday May 20th from 6-8pm. A Funeral Mass will be held at St Dunstan's Catholic Church on Saturday May 21st at 1PM. 

The family of Shirley Bernice MacDonald, of Fredericton, NB announce her passing on April 14, 2022 at the Dr. Chalmers Regional Hospital in Fredericton, at the age of 87. Born in St. John’s, NF, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin and Lydia (Chatfield) Knee, and wife of the late David "Dutch" Laughlin MacDonald. Shirley was a member of St. Dunstan’s Roman Catholic Church in Fredericton, and Kinette member of the Kinsmen’s Club since 1965.

She is survived by her children Robert (Linda) of Amherst, Michael (Karen) of Australia, Tracy MacDonald of Saint John; three grandchildren Jessica (Chris), Joel (Melissa), Corey (Lindsey); two great grandchildren Stirling and Finnik; several cousins. She was also predeceased by brothers Artimas and Ross.

A celebration of Shirley’s life will take place at a date and time to be announced in the coming months. Interment will take place in Torbay, NF at a later date. Bishop’s Funeral Home 540 Woodstock Road Fredericton have been entrusted with the arrangements.

No flowers by request, memorials may be made to World Vision or the Kidney Foundation.

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