February 12, 1927 - August 29, 2017
Funeral Home Nepean - Garden Chapel
McCooeye – Merle Hope (née Potter)
Peacefully on Tuesday, August 29, 2017 in her 91st year. Beloved wife of the late Cecil McCooeye. Dear mother of Cathy (Gordie Gallinger), Pamela (Frank Gatto) and the late Kenneth McCooeye. Merle will be greatly missed by her grandchildren Jason, Allisa, Shawna, Adam, Angel, Sylvana and Angelo; and great grandchildren Josh, Bryanna, Olivia, Sophia and Akayla. Sister of Kay, Jean, Alice, Leslie, Billy, Oliver and Robert. Merle’s family would like to thank the team and staff at Granite Ridge Care Community for the love and support they gave her. Friends may attend a visitation at the Garden Chapel of Tubman Funeral Homes, 3440 Richmond Rd., Nepean on Sunday, September 3rd from 1 to 5 p.m. Funeral service will be held in the chapel on Monday, September 4th at 11 a.m. Those wishing may make memorial donations to the University of Ottawa Heart Institute. Condolences, donations or tributes may be made at www.tubmanfuneralhomes.com.