It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Mary Mae Lewis, age 58, of Amherst. Mary passed away peacefully at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.
Born in Summerside, PEI, she was a daughter of the late Vincent Martin and Florence (Arseneault) Smith.
Mary loved to write poetry. She was a loving woman with a big heart. She loved animals, her cat Angel, and anything to do with dolphins. She enjoyed watching Nascar and Wrestling on television.
She will be dearly missed by her boyfriend of many years, David Estabrooks, Amherst; children Stephen Lewis, Moncton, Debbie Lewis, Moncton, Rebecca Lewis, Amherst; grandchildren, Lexy, Tyson, Dawson, Jay, Isiah, Samantha, Hailee, Braden, Austin, Chloe, and Sawyer; siblings Rose, Eleanor, Vince, Billy, Doug, Jack, Diane and June; as well as best friend Carolyn Landry, Summerside, PEI.
She was predeceased by siblings Robert, Ronald, Donald, Shirley, as well as four siblings in infancy.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Furlong~Jones Funeral Home, 70 Church St., Amherst, NS (902-667-8777) where visiting hours will be held on Friday, May 11, 2018 from noon until 2 pm, followed immediately by her funeral liturgy at 2 pm from Holy Family Parish Church, Amherst, Father Craig Christenson. Burial will take place in the parish cemetery at a later date.
Donations in Mary's memory may be made to the charity of your choice.
Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Mary's online memorial at www.furlongjones.ca or through the Furlong~Jones Funeral Home Facebook Page.