Sis. Leona Gertrude James

Leona Gertrude James
Leona Gertrude James Leona G. James of Harvey, York County, NB, wife of Henry T. James, passed away February 25, 2018 at Wauklehegan Manor, McAdam, NB. She was born at Harvey, NB in 1925, a daughter of the late Frank and Annie (Manzer) Moffitt. Leona was a receptionist for Dr. George Fletcher for many years. She was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church, the Knox Centennial Guild, Manner Sutton Sewing Circle and the Eastern Star. Leona enjoyed quilting, curling, knitting and reading.

She is survived by her husband of Wauklehegan Manor; a son Dwight Moffatt (Mary), Harvey, NB; granddaughter Jennifer Boyd (James), great grandchildren Lana and Anthony, Norton, NB; step-daughters Barbara Hatfield (Hal), Deanna James, both of Hanwell, NB, Marilyn Jamieson (Bob), Harvey, NB; son-in-law Merlin Webb, Fredericton, NB; daughter-in-law Laurie James, Fort McMurray, AB; a sister-in-law Ada Seely, St. Stephen, NB; step-grandchildren, Matthew Webb (Heather), Connell, Abigail, Madison and Austin Jamieson, Jessica (Johnny) and Devon James; six great step-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Leona was predeceased by brothers Austin and Willis Moffitt, step-children Elinor, Errol, Sheila and Laurie James and Cheryl Webb.

Visiting hours will be held at Swan Funeral Chapel, 1826 Route 3, Harvey Station, NB on Tuesday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. Funeral services will be held at Knox Presbyterian Church, 24128 Route 3, Harvey Station, NB on Wednesday, February 28, 2018 at 2 p.m. with Rev. Anne Boudreau officiating.
A reception will follow in the church fellowship hall. Interment will be later at Harvey Settlement Cemetery.

The family wishes to extend their heartfelt thanks to Rhonda Moore, Harvey Outreach and Wauklehegan Manor for their excellent care of Leona.

For those who wish to make a donation in memory of Leona, the family has suggested the Alzheimer Society, Harvey Settlement Cemetery or a charity of the donor’s choice.