It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother Gwendoline May Steadman Coull at the age of 97 years. She passed away as she wished, peacefully at home surrounded by her family on June 10, 2022. Her smile and sense of humor will be sorely missed by all who knew her.
Predeceased by her husband William Vernon Coull (1921-1984) and her sons Johnny Coull (1961-2008) and Charles Coull (1954-2017) and (Wendy wife of Charles 1967-2009). Her parents Thomas and Ester. Her siblings Thomas, Herbert, Evelyn and Lillian have predeceased her as well. She was the last surviving sibling of her family in England.
She is survived by many loving family members including her children David (Corrine 1943-2020), Jacqueline (Gilbert), Brian (Theresa), Sylvia (James), Christine (John), Sharon (Barry), Tommy (Terri) and Rose (Danny). Much love was shared with her 24 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren and 22 great-great-grandchildren. Many generations to carry on her story as a British War Bride to family and friends, and countless memories to share with others.
Gwendoline lived a full and loving life, filled with happiness, kindness and laughter. She will always be fondly remembered by all who knew her.
We want to honor her incredible life by inviting you to the visitation at the Salon Funeraire Henri Thibodeau at 221 Chemin Cyr, New Richmond.
Visiting hours will be from 2-4 pm and 7-9 pm on Thursday, June 16th, and funeral service will be at 11:00 am Friday, June 17, at the St. Andrew's United Church in New Richmond. Interment will take place at Black Cape Cemetery.
Please be advised that on the day of the funeral, there is no visitation at the funeral parlor.
Please consider donating in memory of Gwendoline to a local palliative care service or charity of your choice.
Message de Marilyn McColm Gauvin 21 juin 2022
I would like to express my condolences to all the family on the loss of your Mom. I was so saddened to hear of her passing. You are all in my thoughts and prayers at this sad and difficult time. She was kind and generous, but what I’ll remember most was her laugh. We are all better for have known a special woman like her. Rest in peace Gwen. We will miss you. ❤️
Message de Roxanne Boudreau 18 juin 2022
Sending you ALL my 💓 and thoughts. No matter her age, it is always so hard to say goodbye to our Mom. My deepest sympathy.
Message de Lynne Willett&Ken Sexton 17 juin 2022
Sincere sympathy extended to all of Gwen's family at this sad time.
Message de Noëlla et Antoinette Bélanger (Leblanc) 17 juin 2022
À toi Christine et John - que nous connaissons le plus; nous vous offrons nos plus sincères condoléances ainsi qu'à
toute la belle grande famille de madame Gwen et les proches.
Nous aimions bien cette gentille et toujours souriante voisine que nous avons connue ces dernières années.
Nous ne l'oublierons pas.
Bon courage, vous avez .été si bons pour elle
Sincèrement, Antoinette & Noëlla
Message de Elaine Bujold Cochrane 16 juin 2022
Keeping you in my thoughts and prayers. My deepest sympathy to all the family.
Message de Donna Lemieux 15 juin 2022
My heartfelt condolences to all the family. I pray for strength and healing as you grieve the loss of a wonderful and caring woman. Gwen was a rare and special type of person who made a great impact on those who had the pleasure of knowing her…may she Rest In Peace
Message de Donna Meredith & Léon Arsenault 15 juin 2022
Dear Rose & family
Please accept my sincerest condolences to you and your whole family. May the love you have be a support to each other and the beloved memories you can look back on of your mom provide some comfort. May you always feel her presence in your heart and soul and that God will give you all the strength you need. You will be in my thoughts and prayers.
Message de Marlene & Edward Milligan 15 juin 2022
Our sincere sympathy on the loss of your mom. Gwen was a wonderful lady. May you be comforted by all the memories you shared together ❤️
Message de Brenda Harrison 14 juin 2022
My deepest condolences. May your wonderful memories bring you comfort during this difficult time.
Message de Barry & Verna O’Neil 14 juin 2022
Our deepest condolences to all the Family,
Gwen was an amazing lady 💐
Veuillez accepter nos plus sincères condoléances.
Message de Georgina Bernad 13 juin 2022
My deepest sympathies to the family
Message de Cecil and Irma Mann 13 juin 2022
Our sincere sympathy to all the family. God bless you all.
Message de 13 juin 2022
Sincere condolences for you loss!
Message de Helene Campbell 13 juin 2022
My deepest sympathies to the family. My prayers are with you all at this sad time.
Message de Helene Campbell 13 juin 2022
My deepest sympathies to all the family. My prayers are with you all at this sad time