Mrs. Elsie Elizabeth (Libby) Coleman was born in Sussex on May 20, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Weeden and Hazel (Cosman) Scribner.
She was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Libby is survived by her daughter, Suzanne Chatman (Reuben) of Burton, NB; her sons: William (Edrie) of Windsor, NB and Richard (Kelly) of Haneytown, NB; 5 grandchildren; 5 great grandchildren; as well as several nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Elsie Elizabeth (Libby) Coleman of Oromocto, passed away at the Oromocto Hospital on October 20, 2017 at the age of 98.
She is predeceased by her husband, George; her brothers: Sam, Elmer and Harold; her sisters: Winnifred Mills, Nan Boyles, Thelma Constantine and Bernice Chisholm.
Arrangements have been entrusted to the compassionate care of Wallace Funeral Home, 34 Sunnyside Drive, Sussex, (506-433-1176) At her request there will be no visitation or funeral. A private family interment will take place in Riverbank Cemetery.
If you are considering making a memorial donation the family has recommended a charity of the Donor's Choice.
The family would like to take this opportunity to thank the Nurses and staff of the Duffie Unit of the Oromocto Hospital for their excellent care of their mother.