A lifelong resident of Merlin, Carole Mancell passed away suddenly on Friday, September 29, 2017 at the age of 78.
Born in Chatham, Carole was the daughter of the late Reg and Marion (Hoy) Finlin.
Beloved wife of 45 years to the late Murray Mancell (2004).
Loving mother of Maureen and Randy Bechard of Mitchell's Bay. Predeceased by her beloved son Barry (2001).
Proud grandmother of Shae-Lynn Doolittle (Chris Crow), Alicia Bechard (Joe Mannino), Dylan Mancell and Dalton Mancell.
Great-grandmother to Hailey and Aiden.
Dear sister to Joanne Mancell (late Glen, 2013) of Merlin and Lynda Seney (Bev) of Chatham.
Also missed by nieces, nephews, friends and extended family.
Carole will be remembered for the devotion she had for her family. She enjoyed family get togethers and time spent with her friends.
Family will receive friends at the Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham on Monday, October 2, 2017 from 3:00 - 5:00pm and 7:00 - 9:00pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, 5773 Tenth Line, Merlin at 1:00pm on Tuesday, October 3, 2017 with Fr. Martin Johnston celebrant. Interment to follow at Stewart Cemetery, Merlin.
Donations made in memory of Carole to the Merlin Friendship Club or a charity of your choice would be appreciated.
Online condolences may be left at www.mckinlayfuneralhome.com
McKinlay Funeral Home, 459 St. Clair Street, Chatham, 519-351-2040