It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Anita Campbell on June 29, 2020. She passed away peacefully at Maple Hill Manor in New Waterford with her sister, Emily, by her side.
Anita was the daughter of the late Rannie and Mary Blanche Muise. She was born on Sept. 9, 1939 in New Waterford.
At the age of 34 she moved to Ontario where she spent over 30 years and returned home to retire. She liked to play darts and dance and she loved fiddle music and dogs.
She is survived by her sister, Emily Sampson (James Nemis); her only niece, Ronda (Glen) Chiasson; brothers-in-law, Lorne Campbell, Colin (Linda) Campbell; step-children, Danny (Mary) Campbell and Darlene (Gerald) Petrie.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her brother, Ronald Muise; brother-in-law, Andrew 'Brother' Sampson and her ex-husband, Dan Campbell.
Cremation has taken place. A private graveside service will be held in St. Agnes Cemetery, New Waterford, with Father Ray Huntley officiating. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford. Donations in her memory may be made to the Nova Scotia SPCA, Cape Breton Shelter. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.