Fidelity Chapter #36 mourns the passing of Sister Gwendolyn Reidpath

DEWilliams's picture

It is with heavy hearts, the family of Gwendolyn Constance Reidpath announce her passing at the Drew Nursing Home on May 10, 2024 in her 81st year. Born on July 25, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Margaret Reidpath. Gwen was a special sister to her brother, Gordon, and a loving aunt to her niece & nephew, Darcie and Brett. She was also very fond of the members of the extended family and loved having them over in the summer time for picnics in her front yard. She loved her home on the Richibucto River and loved sharing it with her family, friends, and pets, both domestic and wild. Gwen was fond of all animals, but especially her Sheltie, Misty Meadow.
Anyone who had the pleasure of being a guest at her dinner table will remember her delicious roast beef dinner complete with Yorkshire pudding. Sis. Gwen also had many friends with whom she loved to travel, share a meal, or just a cup of tea and conversation. She was passionate about the Monarchy and the Royal Family.
She was an active member of St Andrew’s United Church, Rexton, sang in the church choir and taught Sunday School. Sister Gwen was a Past Worthy Matron of the former St. Andrew's Chapter #28, Order of the Eastern Star and had affiliated member of Fidelity Chapter #36 in Riverview at the time of her passing.
Gwen will live on in the hearts of her brother, Gordon (Pam), her niece, Darcie (Jason) and their children, her nephew, Brett (Denise). The family would like to thank the staff of Chignecto Unit of The Drew Nursing Home for their care of Gwen. Her Funeral was on May 22nd, 2024 at St Andrew’s United Church, Rexton with a reception after the service. Her committal & burial followed in the Richibucto Anglican-United Cemetery.