It is with great sadness that the family of Winnifred Gwendoline Alcorn announces her passing which occurred on July 26, 2020 at the Sussex Health Centre. Born in Norton, NB, on November 11, 1927, she was a daughter of the late Harry and Lena (Stackhouse) Armstrong.
Winnifred is survived by her brothers: Thomas "LeRoy" Armstrong of Apohaqui, NB, and Glendon (Eleanor) Armstrong of Rothesay, NB; sisters: Bernice Pearson and Beryl Howe, both of Sussex, NB; brother-in-law: Mansel Muir; and aunts: Nora Allen and Gladys Kyle; as well as several nieces, nephews, and cousins.
In addition to her parents, Winnifred was predeceased by her first husband, Harry Quartley, and her second husband, Donald "Lee" Alcorn; her brother: Russell Armstrong; her sisters: Faye Armstrong, Yvonne Muir, and Leona Allen; brothers-in-law: Clifford Pearson and Ivan Howe; and sister-in-law: Anna Jean Armstrong.
The family would like to thank the caregivers that lovingly supported Winn over the last few years, as well as Dr. Haslett, and the nurses and staff at the Sussex Health Centre.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Sherwood’s Funeral Home and Life Tribute Centre (506-839-2156), 18 Scovil Road, Norton, NB. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, a private service will be held.
Memorial donations in memory of Winnifred may be made to the Children’s Wish Foundation or the charity of the donor’s choice. Personal condolences to the family and donations may be made through sherwoodsfuneralhome.com