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Mary "Diane" Chisholm


Mary "Diane" Chisholm

Chisholm, Mary "Diane", age 68 of Pomquet River, Antigonish County passed away on Monday, February 24, 2020 at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish surrounded by her loving family.

Born May 19, 1951 in St. Martha’s Hospital, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Theresa (Bowie) MacMillan.

Diane was employed by Bergengren Credit Union until her retirement in 2012. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren; MacMillan family dinners; girl’s weekends to the casino; and trips to B.C. to spend time with her extended family.

She is survived by her children: Shane (Tammy), Pomquet River; Keith (Katrina), Langley, B.C.; grandchildren: Dylan, Logan, Shaelynn, Anthony Alicia, Angus and Ashton; brothers, Jimmy, Ontario; Geordie, Heatherton; Frankie and Donnie, Lower South River; Allie (Judy), Truro; Wayne (Jackie), Heatherton; Gary (Brenda Lee), Pinevale; sisters: Peggy (John Angus) MacDonald, Lower South River; Lorraine (John) Rogers, Heatherton.

She was predeceased by her husband Angus; brothers Bernie and Johnie, father and mother in law, Archie Dan and Helen; sister in law, Betty Serafin.

Visitation will be in C.L. Curry Funeral Home, 135 College Street, Antigonish on Thursday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Mass will be held in St. Andrews Church, St. Andrews on Friday at 11:00am with Reverend Andrew Gillies presiding. Burial in the parish cemetery at a later date.

The family would like to thank Dr. McKenna and the wonderful nurses in Palliative Care. Donations in memory may be made to St. Martha’s Hospital Foundation – Palliative Care Unit. Online condolences:

                     "Nanny, you were the best teacher of kindness"

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Service Date
Friday, February 28, 2020
Service Time
11:00 am
Service Location
St.Andrew's Church, St. Andrew's

Thursday, February 27, 2020
Visitation Time
2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm
Visitation Location
C.L. Curry Funeral Home, 135 College Street, Antigonish, NS

Burial Location
Burial in the parish cemetery at a later date.