Phyllis Marie Butler
Phyllis Marie Butler – age 91, of New Minas, passed away on Saturday, September 10, 2022, at home. Born in Medford, she was a daughter of the late Allen and Jennie (Fancy) Carey. Phyllis worked in communications at the Victoria General Hospital, was President of the NSGEU, was a former member of the Ladies Auxiliary of the Royal Canadian Legion, Kings Branch No. 6, Kentville and was a 25-year member of the Catholic Women’s League, St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Kentville. She enjoyed knitting and crocheting and was a big Sidney Crosby fan. She is survived by daughters, Catherine, Deborah, Patricia, Jessica; son, Joe Jr. (Dulcie); numerous grandchildren, lots of great-grandchildren; five great great-grandchildren and daughter-in-law, Uschi; Godson, David McDougall; numerous nieces, nephews and extended family. She was predeceased by children, Heather and Allen; sisters, Annie Harvie, Julia Rogers, Gloria Brannon and Beulah Surette. Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation, by request. A celebration of Phyllis’ life will take place at 3:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 25, 2022, in the Multipurpose Room of St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Kentville. Donations in memory may be made to Catholic Women’s League, St. Joseph’s Roman Catholic Church, Kentville. Online condolences and inquiries may be directed to www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com.