Millicent Emily "Millie" Redden
Millicent Emily "Millie" Redden (nee Dale) - Age 92, of Berwick, NS. Born March 5, 1928 in Botsford Parish, Port Elgin, NB, she passed away peacefully on July 20, 2020 at Shannex Orchard Court, Kentville, NS. Millie was the daughter of her late parents, Charles Norman Dale and Francis Anne Dale (nee Foord). She taught at several schools in Kings County, NS, and retired from her last and longest teaching position at the Somerset & District Elementary School with over 30 years of teaching service. She was a member of the Berwick Baptist Church. Millie enjoyed bowling, cross country skiing, bicycling, doing puzzles, crafts, and knitting. She especially enjoyed spending time with her children and many grandchildren. Millie is survived by a sister, Hilda Milhomme, Montreal, Quebec; son, Ken (Mary) Redden, Shaw Rd., Somerset; daughter, Mary (Blaine) Draper, Riverview, NB; son, Bill (Pauline) Redden, Wolfville NS. Millie is also lovingly remembered by her grandchildren, Matthew (Tracey) Redden, Shaw Rd., Luke (Candace) Redden, Somerset, Erin (Matt MacKinnon) Draper, Montreal, Thomas (Kaylon Fraser) Redden, Halifax, Liam (Julie Emeneau) Redden, Halifax, Megan (Damian Dyke) Crosby, Moncton and Danielle (Scott) Oxner, Hantsport; as well as 7 great-grandchildren and 2 great great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews. Millie was predeceased by her husband, Lorimer Gordon Redden and her youngest daughter, Carolyn "Joan" Crosby (nee Redden), four brothers, Norman, Stanley, John and Robert, as well as two sisters, Mrs. Kaye Goodwin and Mrs. Mae Chapman. Cremation has taken place and arrangements have been entrusted to White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. No visitation will occur. Due to the Covid pandemic, an invitation only funeral service will be held in the White Family Funeral Home Chapel, Pastor Evan Colford officiating. A video webcast of the service will be available at 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 25, 2020 and can be accessed on-line at www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com. A private family interment will follow at the Berwick Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in her name may be made to the Berwick Baptist Church, Muscular Dystrophy Canada, or a charity of one’s choice.