MACLEAN, Marion Dorcas

Marion Dorcas MacLean, widow of James S. MacLean, passed away at Lincourt Manor, St. Stephen, NB, on Thursday, October 18, 2018. Born in New Mexico, USA, daughter of late Charles and Marion Chapman, she grew up in Amherst, NS, and trained as a nurse in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, NS, graduating in 1937.

She survived by one daughter-in-law, Denise, of Québec City; two granddaughters, Me. Nancy Lynn (Rick Bacik) of Phoenix, Arizona, and Dr. Peggy Cynthia (Nick Hoffman) of Corrales, New Mexico; three great–grandchildren, Cecile Jean Davidson, Camden Joseph Hoffman and Cade Roger Hoffman .

Marion was predeceased by her husband in 1991 and her two sons, Roger Guy in 1963 and George William in 2016.

In keeping with Marion’s wishes, there will be no funeral service or visitation held. Interment will take place at the St. Stephen Rural Cemetery, St. Stephen, NB.

For those who wish, remembrances to a charity of one’s choice would be appreciated. Condolences may be sent to the family online at

Funeral arrangements in care of The S. O. Mehan & Son Funeral Home Ltd., 23 Main Street, St. Stephen, NB.