Althea Myra (Gillmor) Hall died unexpectedly at the Passamaquoddy Lodge on August 20, 2018 in St. Andrews at the age of 92.
Althea is survived by her son, Roswell Hall and his wife Susan of St. George; her grandchildren Rodger Hall and Lori of Calgary, AB, Gayle Farmer and husband Doug of Bristol, CT, Tabatha Leslie of Utopia, NB and June Barry and husband Ricky of St. Stephen, NB; several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews. Also survived by her sister Mary Judd of Burlington, ON and her brother David Gillmor of Surrey, BC.
She is preceded in death by her husband of over 50 years, Wesley Hall; her parents, Edith and Roswell Gillmor; her sister Ruth (Gillmor) Parks; her brother George Gillmor; her sister Joanna (Gillmor) Maxwell and her sister Leslie (Gillmor) Wright.
Althea was born on June 2, 1926 in Bonny River, NB to Edith and Roswell Gillmor. She married Wes, a diesel mechanic in 1941. Althea was a nurturing soul always caring for her siblings, grandchildren and family members. She worked at the pharmacy in St. George for several years and enjoyed curling in her spare time. Althea loved going to McDougall Lake to the cottage where she enjoyed snowmobiling, boating and gardening. She also enjoyed reading, knitting and crocheting.
Arrangements in the care of the St. George Funeral Home (755-3533), 26 Portage Street, St. George, NB. Visiting will be held on Monday at 1:00 p.m., in the funeral home chapel, leading into the funeral service beginning at 2:00 p.m. The interment will be held in the St. George Rural Cemetery immediately following the service.
In Althea’s memory, donations to the NB Heart & Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated by the family.