SMITH, Ellen Barclay (Freeman) –Mahone Bay, passed away peacefully on June 19, 2018 at the age of 98. Born in Harmony Hills in Queens County, she was a daughter of the late Edward J and Agnes (Smith) Freeman. Ellen is survived by her sisters, Marjorie, Geraldine (Chris) and Alma; sister in-law, Eleanor; grandsons, Eddie (Julie), Roddie (Beth), and Laurie (Sharon); great-grandchildren, Amber, Michelle, Amelia, Jake and Natasha. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Arthur Smith (married in 1940); son, James Smith; daughter, Katherine Smith; grandson, Joeye; great-grandson, Nicolas; sister, Mary; brothers, Raymond and Paul.
Ellen was a member of Trinity United Church, Pleasant River Community. She loved to quilt and spend all the time she could with her children, grandsons and great-grandchildren. She especially enjoyed her many stuffed cats, as they were her favorite animal. Ellen loved telling stories from when she was a little girl, and the moments she shared with her siblings and parents. A special thanks to all the staff at Mahone Nursing Home, as well as Dr. Raymond. A visitation will be held from 1-3 pm on Saturday, June 23 in Sweeny’s Funeral Home, Bridgewater. Interment to follow at 4 pm in Lake View Cemetery, Pleasant River. Memorial donations may be made to Trinity United Church or a charity of choice. Online condolences may be made by visiting www. sweenysfuneralhome.com