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  • Lily Gertrude Matchett

  • Passing Date:Tue, Jun 29 2021
  • Viewing:No Visitation
  • Funeral Location:No Funeral
  • Resting Location:No Visitation
  • Wishes:SAM's Team (Support for Addictions and Mental Health Services) or a charity of the donor’s choice
Lily Gertrude Matchett
1935 – 2021

Lily Gertrude Matchett of South Nelson, NB, wife of the late Samuel Matchett, passed away at the Miramichi Regional Hospital on June 29, 2021 at the age of 86. Born in Lower Derby, NB, the daughter of the late Clancy and Hilda (Corcoran) O’Donnell.

Lily is survived by sons: George (Kathy) of South Nelson, NB, Calvin (Marcella) of South Nelson, NB, Clinton of Moncton, NB and Neil (Fern) of South Nelson, NB; sister: Dorvel Giberson (Dell Murphy) of Derby Junction, NB; grandchildren: Mark, Sabrina, George Jr, Amy, Terry, Krista, Sarah, Kelly and Brian; twelve great grandchildren, as well as several nieces and nephews.

Lily is predeceased by, her parents and husband; son: Samuel Jr; daughter: Agnes; sister: Colleen Colepaugh and brothers: Everett, Clancy Jr and Louis.

At Lily’s request there will be no visitation or funeral service.

In lieu of flowers, in Lily’s memory, donations may be made to SAM's Team (Support for Addictions and Mental Health Services) or a charity of the donor’s choice. Messages of condolence for the family can be sent through the funeral home website at

Funeral arrangements are under the care of Bell’s Funeral Home, 651 King George Highway, Miramichi, NB. E1V 1N9 Telephone: 622-3600

A tradition of service to the families of the Miramichi and surrounding communities since 1922.

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