April 26, 1929 - October 28, 2015
Service Date: November 3, 2015
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
Carrier – Marion Jean
Peacefully in hospital on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 in her 87th year. Beloved wife of the late Joseph Leon Carrier. Dear mother of Paul (Maureen) and Mary Lou Ellis (Dave). Loving grandmother of Allison, Brad, Jake and Kelsey, and great grandmother of Jasper and Leo Palleck. She will be greatly missed by her partner Ron Arbour. Pre-deceased by sister Marjorie Fenn and brother Clayton Shensel. Marion enjoyed working at a variety of jobs over the years. She was a proud Farmerette during WW2 and a secretary at both Shoenblick Public School (DND, Zweibruecken Germany), and General Supply Co. in Ottawa. Marion went on to have a long career as an Admin. Assistant and teacher at Algonquin College. Her family and friends will miss her openness and her great sense of fun and humour. She enjoyed gardening, knitting, arts and crafts, step dancing, socializing, and having family around her. She was the kind of mother you liked to bring your friends home to meet. Friends may attend a visitation at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd., Nepean on Monday, November 2nd from 6 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 9:30 a.m. until time of service in the chapel at 10:30 a.m. followed by a reception. Interment St. Isidore Cemetery.