Anita Susan Barrett
Peacefully at the Mount of Continuing Care, Charlottetown, on Friday, December 29, 2017, with her loving family by her side, of Anita Susan Barrett, of Alberton, aged 87 years. Beloved wife of the late John H. Barrett. Born at Miminegash, PE, on April 11, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Lucille (nee Pineau) Doucette.
Loving mother to Yvonne Hogan, Charlottetown, Robert, Calgary, John (Doreen), Charlottetown, Stephen (deceased), Susan (Wade) Silliker, North Winsloe, and Ann (Roy) Arsenault, Orangeville, ON. She was the beloved grandmother of 11 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren with another on the way. She is also survived by a siblings Esther (Dick) Michaelowski, of Florida, Adrian (Shirley) Doucette, of Miminegash, Thelma (late Raymond) Perry, of the Tignish Seniors Coop Home, Francis (late Bernie) Allain of Brockton, Mass. She was predeceased by siblings, Rosalyn Peters, Frederick Doucette and Robert Doucette.
Anita enjoyed a long career at the Western Hospital, Alberton where she was well-respected and will be missed by the staff and Sisters who had the pleasure of working with her. She was an active member of the Sacred Heart Church and volunteered wherever she felt needed in the community. Anita's gentle nature combined with her amazing strength compelled her to devote her life to both her family and faith. Her passing will leave an emptiness in the many lives she has touched, but she now enjoys the eternal happiness she lived her life to attain.
Resting at the Rooney Funeral Home, Alberton. Visiting hours Monday, January 1st from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. Funeral Tuesday, January 2, 2018, from the Sacred Heart Church, Alberton, for funeral mass at 2:00, Rev. Andrew MacDonald, Celebrant. Interment in the church cemetery.