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Publication: Times & Transcript
Issue: November 24th, 2009
Title: Lila May Groundwater
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KELLY (HARPER), LILA MAY - 82, of Monteagle and formerly Moncton, passed away peacefully with her family by her side at the Moncton Hospital on Monday, November 23, 2009. Born in Moncton, July 7, 1927, she was a daughter of the late Earlie and (Iva) Winnifred (Stiles) Groundwater. Lila was a retired RNA of the maternity ward at the Moncton Hospital. She was a member of the Hillside Baptist Church where she belonged to the Patty Card Missionary Society and 3 C's Seniors Group. She enjoyed baking, knitting, reading and the Christmas Season. She will be missed by her daughter Audrey Brown (Rick) of Monteagle; granddaughters Julie Brown-Robichaud (Darryl) of Monteagle and Jody Brown-Wilson (Paul) of Wheaton Settlement; 2 great granddaughters Georgia Grace and Samantha Joy Robichaud; stepdaughter Anna Reid (Lloyd) of Norton; 2 stepdaughters-in-law Jean Kelly and Elsie Hanson. Also several step grandchildren; sister Neta Lounsbury of Fredericton; brother Gordon Groundwater (Barbara) of Moncton and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by first husband Roy Harper; second husband Frank Kelly; sister Helen Kelly; brothers Alfred, Cecil and Raymond Groundwater; stepsons John, Bill, George Kelly and stepdaughter Vada Ripley. Resting at the Salisbury Funeral Home, 3350 Salisbury Road (372-4800) with visiting Wednesday 2-4 and 7-9 pm and from where the funeral will be Thursday, November 26 at 2 pm. Family graveside service at Pine Grove Cemetery.