DINES A. JEAN - (DINES, AMES, McLAUGHLIN) - Peacefully, at the Charlotte County Hospital, on Friday, February 12th, 2021; went “HOME” to be with her Lord & Savior Jesus Christ; with her son Wayne McLaughlin of Oak Haven, NB and daughter Gloria Barter of St. Stephen, NB, by her side.
Born in Honeydale, NB; the daughter Herman & Edith (Scott) Ames.
Jean is survived by her son Wayne McLaughlin and daughter Gloria (Bob) Barter, grandsons Joe (Pauline), Jeffrey Barter, all of St. Stephen, great grandson Nicholas (Morrison- Barter), great great grandson Zakkary Barter, special cousin Josie Gillespie of Harvey, NB & Carl Gavel of Nackawic, NB, special friends Daniel Hood, Ruth & Vera Kitson and her adorable fur baby Benny. Survived by several nieces, nephews and a host of friends and loved ones who will dearly miss her.
She was predeceased by her parents Herman & Edith (Scott) Ames, four infants, her first husband Cecil McLaughlin, and second husband Merrill Dines.; also her precious granddaughter Kimberly Barter.
Over the years Jean worked at Ganongs, in various retail stores, did office work, as well as waitressed at several restaurants.
She dedicated her life to serving the Lord and her family was always top priority. She was always there with loving hands to those in need.
Jean was a long time dedicated member of the L.O.B.A # 1253 for over 60 years, the Rebekah Lodge and Pythian Sisters serving & dedicating her life to serving them both and others for many years, with great passion and desire.
When Jean could find time she took great joy in quilting, crocheting, knitting, sewing & crafts and found time to make beautiful wedding cakes, flower arrangements for weddings and funerals.
A service, in celebration of Jean’s life will be held on Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 2:00 pm in the funeral home chapel. Rev. Gord Walsh officiating.
Due to the current circumstances, surrounding the pandemic and COVID 19, all visitors to the funeral home, during this time, will be prescreened and information taken for contact tracing. Seating for the service will be limited so pre - registration is required by calling the funeral home. Masks will be required. Those feeling anxious or unwell due to this pandemic are encouraged not to attend.
The celebration will be live streamed by clicking on the link below or simply copy and paste this link to your web browser
The interment will take place at that time at Moore’s Mills Rural Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers donations to the Charlotte County Cancer Society or charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family. On line condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com
Arrangements have been entrusted to the care & direction of Humphreys Funeral Home, 20 Marks Street, St. Stephen, NB E3L 2B2 (506 – 466 – 3110)