It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Antoinette Murphy at the age of 85, of New Waterford on Thursday, July 8, 2021 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital.
She was the last surviving member of her immediate family of 13 siblings. She was predeceased by her loving husband, John Raymond Murphy, 2004 and youngest son Robert, 2017.
Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Hubert Roach and Fanny Rullend.
She worked at the Maple Hill Manor as a Housekeeper for over 30 years.
She will be sadly missed by her daughters, Paulette Tilley,New Waterford, Janette Dupe, Whitney Pier, Rose (Allan) Anderson, Victoria Mines; son, Raymond (Anne) Murphy Mississauga, ON and her 11 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren whom she adored and loved.
Besides her husband and son, Antoinette was predeceased by her seven brothers and six sisters and son-in- law, Greg Quinn.
A private family funeral service will be held in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home Chapel, New Waterford. Cremation will follow with burial in Mount Carmel Cemetery at a later date. Donations in her memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.
Antoinette will be greatly missed by everyone who has known her.