27 Main St. County Road 8
P.O. Box 142
Elgin, ON K0G 1E0
Phone: 613 359-5555
Fax: 613 359-6329
Jewel Brien

Jewel Brien (Johnston)

Sunday, October 7th, 1923 - Wednesday, June 26th, 2019
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Brien, Irene “Jewel”; Peacefully at Queensway-Carleton Hospital, Ottawa on Wednesday June 26 2019 in her 96th year. Beloved wife of Earle W. Brien (deceased). Dear mother of sons Bill (deceased) (Lynne (deceased) of Lakefield, Tedd (deceased) (June) of Ottawa. Fondly remembered by grandchildren; Cheryl (Vince), Scott (Jesse) and Lindsey (Melissa) and great-grandchildren; Cassidy, Zachary & Sophie. Predeceased by siblings; Edwin Johnston (Ellen), Ann Hartley (Ross), Floyd Johnston (Betty), Marie Dean (James), Shirley Mallen (Murray), Frank and Robert Johnston (Lynn). Survived by sisters; Pearl Knapp (Lorne), Susan Baxter (Emmerson) , brother; Melvyn Johnston (Carole) and sister-in-law, Anna Johnston. Also survived by many nieces and nephews. The family will receive friends at the SCOTLAND FUNERAL HOME, 27 Main Street, Elgin on Saturday July 6, 2019 from 1o'clock until time of Funeral Service in the Chapel at 3 o'clock. Interment Olivet Cemetery. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations made to the Seeley's Bay United Church, Ottawa Regional Cancer Centre or Ottawa Humane Society would be appreciated by the family.
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Service Details

  • Service

    Saturday July 6th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    Saturday July 6th, 2019 3:00pm
    Scotland Funeral Home Chapel
    27 County Rd. 8
    ELGIN, ON K0G 1E0
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    Reverend Donald Stiles
  • Interment

    Olivet Cemetery
    3258 County Rd # 32
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  • Reception

    C.E. Room of the Seeley's Bay United Church
    129Hellen Street
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Wendy Neelin

Posted at 01:50pm
Our condolences to the family. She filled many hearts with beautiful memories.
I'm told this is a photo of my Dad and Jewel but I don't know what year it was taken.

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Posted at 02:33pm
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Hugs...
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