Passed peacefully away at the Placentia Health Care Center on February 7, 2019 after a brief illness surrounded by her loving family and friends: Elsie O'Keefe age 80 years of Placentia. Predeceased by her parents Elsie and Joseph Greene of Long Harbour, brothers Joe and Cecil,sisters Mary Rose Norman and Rita Crowell, parents in-law Arthur and Philomena O'Keefe, brothers-in-law Francis Nash, Ed Greene , Bill Norman, and Robert Crowell and two special nieces; Perpetua Collins and Kelly Greene.
Leaving to mourn her devoted husband of 59 years Art, her children Michelle Glover,(David), Yvonne Mullaley (Fintan), Shawn, Juanita and Scott (Vanessa), 10 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, brothers:Puis (Yvonne) and Frank:, sisters, Loretta ( Bill Collins), Marion (Tom Griffiths), Sylvia (Paul Kelly, deceased), sisters in law, Loretta Nash, Mary Greene, brother in law, Bill O'Keefe (Bride) , special sister in law, Mary Cecil Greene and a large circle of other relatives and friends.
Our Heartfelt thanks to the staff of the Placentia Health Care Center for their compassion and dignity in caring for our wife/ mother during her stay, and to Mom's dedicated homecare worker Linda Lake we say. "Thank You"
Visitation will take place at Coombs Funeral Home, Placentia on Saturday from 2:00 -9:00 and Sunday from 2:00 - 4:00 and 7:00 - 9:00
Mass of Christian Burial will take place on Monday at Sacred Heart Church, Placentia at 10:30 a.m. with interment to follow in Coombs Memorial Cemetery.
Flowers gratefully accepted or a donation in Elsie's memory, may be made to the Alzheimers Society or Down's Syndrome Society.