Telegraph Journal Saint John, NB
Monday, October 26th, 2009
POLLOCK, LINDA M. -
It is with great sadness the family announce the death of Linda Mary Pollock of Saint John, devoted wife for 35 years of Paul Jobes. Born 1944 the daughter of Elizabeth (Doucet) Naves of Saint John and the late Arthur Naves. Devoted wife, daughter, mother, sister, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt and friend. Linda was a volunteer and helped at Glenn Falls United Church and enjoyed her time organizing at St. Anne's Catholic Church card parties. She enjoyed bowling with the girls, soft ball games and especially playing Bingo at the racetrack and spending time with family and friends. Linda was kind, giving and devoted herself to others; always lending a helping hand and giving of herself. Besides her husband Paul, Linda leaves behind her son, John Pollock (Barb) of Calgary, AB; daughters, Tina Thorne (Troy) of Saint John, Nancy Richards (Kyle) of Oromocto and Brenda Kerik (Mike) of Chilliwack, BC; ten brothers and sisters, Anita Naves, Jimmy Naves (Linda), Audrey Legere (Murray), Marylyn McRae (Gerald), Diane Wilson (Charlie), Gary Naves (Kate), Kathy Legere (Jerry), Deborah Allen (Bill), Kevin Naves (Sherry) and George Naves (Cissy); nine grandchildren and five precious great-grandchildren; many nieces, nephews and many many friends. Besides her father, Linda was predeceased by her brother-in-law, Jerry Legere. Resting at the Fundy Funeral Home 230 Westmorland Rd. (646-2424) with visitations on Monday, October 26 from 7 to 9 pm and Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Wednesday, October 28th, 2009 at 10:00 am from Stella Maris Church (Bayside Drive). Reception to follow in the Church basement. Private family interment to take place at St. Joseph's Cemetery at a later date. Donations in memory of Linda may be made to the Neonatal Unit at the SJRH or to the Heart and Stroke Foundation. To send a message of condolence or to sign the memorial guest book please visit www.fundyfuneralhome.com. The family would like to thank the doctors and nurses at the Saint John Regional Hospital 4B- South NICU and ICU for their kindness and support.