Funeral service for the late Jessie Elizabeth MacHattie, 91, Loch Katrine, Antigonish County, was held August 27 in King’s United Church, Loch Katrine, with Reverend Derek Elsworth officiating. Burial was in King’s United Church Cemetery, Loch Katrine.
Mrs. MacHattie died August 21, 2019, in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish.
Born in Country Harbour, she was a daughter of the late William Archibald and Mabel Jane (Irving) Mason. She was a member of King’s United Church, Loch Katrine, and served as an honorary elder, Sunday school teacher and superintendent, life member and past president of King’s United Church Women, member of the committee of stewards and treasurer of the Manse committee. She was a homemaker who made wonderful meals and kept an immaculate home where visitors were warmly welcomed. She enjoyed gardening, and doing crafts especially at Christmas time.
She is survived by sister, Mabel Jane Naugler, Bridgewater; four nephews, Jeff MacGillivray, Rod MacGillivray, Johnnie (Diane) Wilson, Garth (Shelley) Wilson; three nieces, Miranda Power, Cathy MacKinnon (Steve Rosenthall), Janie (Everett) Dort; sister-in-law, Kathryn MacHattie; brother-in-law, Burton (Alice) MacHattie.
She was predeceased by her first husband, John Stewart; second husband, Sandy MacHattie; sister, Sarah (Arthur) Wilson; two brothers-in-law, Rollie (Leona), Stubbert MacHattie; three sisters-in-law, Louise (Murray) Williams, Bertha (Gordon) Matheson and Anna Jean Stewart.
Memorial donations may be made to King’s United Church Memorial Fund.
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