Rector, Greta Lillian,
Heaven gained an angel with the passing of our dear mother,
Greta Lillian Rector, Pleasant Street, Antigonish. Mom was
born in Elderbank, Halifax County on August1, 1933 to the late Mildred
Farnell and passed away on March 17, 2023 at the R.K. MacDonald
Nursing Home, Antigonish.
Mom was the strongest person we knew. She overcame
many obstacles in her life, but she couldn’t over come the
congestive heart failure that took her from us. She fought a
hard battle but lost in the end.
She is survived by her four daughters, Mary Ann, Pictou; Judy
(Danny), Beech Hill; Diane (Bill), Cambridge ON; Bernadette
(Joe), Cape George; sister, Hazel Henley, New Glasgow; six
grandchildren; two great granddaughters and one great great
Predeceased by husband, Bob; son, Robert "Junior"
and granddaughter, Linda.
Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation by
family request. Burial of ashes at a later date.
The family would like to thank the staff of the R.K.
MacDonald Nursing Home and Dr. McKenna for the kindness they showed
their mom. Donations in Memory of Greta may be made to the R.K.
MacDonald Nursing Home Foundation. Online condolences: