BEATTIE, Marjorie Murdoch
1922 - 2013
Peacefully with her daughter by her side on February 15, 2013 at the Lachute Residence after a long decline following a brain injury 16 years ago. The family would like to thank the staff and volunteers of The Lachute Residence for the warm supportive home they provided Mum during the last 10 years of her life. Predeceased by her loving husband of 63 years, Grant, in January of this year. Dear mother of Bill (Ellen) and Barbara (Tim Barber) and loving grandmother of Daryl (LeBinh), Ryan, Catherine (Matthew Audley) and Ian Beattie:Janet, Kristen and David Barber. Marjorie was the youngest daughter of the late Albert Dixon and the late Elizabeth (Lizzie) Silverson of Brownsburg-Chatham. She is survived by her sister Emma Dalrymple (the late Ken) and brother Robert Dixon (Joan) as well as sisters-in-law Alda Oswald (the late Albert), Eileen Thompson (the late Albert) and Mabel Canning (Keith). Also survived by many nieces and nephews. Marjorie was predeceased by her sister Alberta, brother Douglas (the late Lillian) and brother-in-law Ross Beattie (Isabel). In lieu of flowers, the family asks In Memoriam donations be made to the Brain Injury Association of Canada, 155 Queen St., Suite 808, Ottawa, On. K1P 6L1 or online at www.mybrainmatters.ca
. A celebration and service of gratitude for Marjorie's life will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 23, 2013 at the Margaret Rodger Memorial Presbyterian Church, 463 rue Principale, Lachute, Qc. The family will be present in the church from 1-2 p.m. for visitation. Arrangements entrusted to the J.P. MacKimmie Funeral Home, 660 rue Principale, Lachute, Qc.