With celebration of a life well lived, the family of Ivy May Allaby, age 92, announces her death which occurred on Saturday, February 3, 2018 at the Dr. V. A Snow Centre. Born in Aldershot, England, on October 11, 1925, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Ethel (Lowe) Mitchell.
Ivy is survived by her loving children: LeRoy Allaby and his wife Rita of Passekeag, NB, Suzanne Morrison and her husband Paul of Hampton, NB, Lorraine Taber and her husband Stephen of Plumweseep, NB, Carol Soucy and her husband Martin of Saint John, NB, Andrew Allaby and his wife Cindy of Salt Springs, NB, Timothy Allaby and his wife Peggy of AB, and Faith Allaby-Hourihan and her husband Scott of Riverbank, NB; sister-in-law Ena Mitchell of England; eleven grandchildren; thirteen great grandchildren; one great great grandchild; as well as many nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, Ivy was predeceased by her loving husband, Lloyd E. Allaby; infant sons, Mark and Bruce; sons-in-law, Eddie Mercer and Colin Campbell; and many brothers and sisters. Ivy was the last surviving member of her immediate family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Reid’s Funeral Home (506-832-5541), 1063 Main Street, Hampton, NB, where visitation will be held on Tuesday, February 6, 2018 from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8PM. The funeral service will be held on Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 11:00AM from Bloomfield Baptist Church. A private family interment will take place at Lower Baptist Cemetery in the spring.
Donations in memory of Ivy may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation, Dr. V. A. Snow Centre Foundation or to the memorial of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences to the family and donations may be made through ReidsFH.com