Obituary of Juanita Marie MacKenzie
Juanita Marie (Duplessis) MacKenzie passed away peacefully on Saturday, November 13, 2021, at Carleton Kirk Nursing Home, while surrounded by her family. Juanita was born on May 29, 1936 in Nash Creek, NB to the late William and Pauline (LaPointe) Duplessis.
Juanita lived in Bathurst most of her life before moving to Saint John with her daughter Dawn. She loved to play bingo.
Juanita is survived by her son; John MacKenzie, daughters; Debbie (Gerald) Fournier, Wendy MacKenzie, Kimberly MacKenzie, Dawn (Roger) MacKenzie, sister; Mona Polmateer,10 grandchildren; Sara, Donald, Shelly, Chelsea, Trevor, Racheline, Eric, Crystal, Terry, Jonathan, Alyssa, 10 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Juanita is predeceased by her parents; William and Pauline Duplessis, sister; Elizabeth Duplessis and brother; Simond Duplessis.
Arrangements are under the care of Castle Funeral Home, 309 Lancaster Avenue, Saint John, NB E2M 2L3, 506-634-1701. Keeping with Juanita’s wishes cremation has taken place and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date. Donations in Juanita’s memory can be made to the charity of the donor’s choice.
Whether you're seeking the comfort of familiar tradition or an entirely unique celebration we are prepared to help.
Planning ahead usually always makes sense; even for a funeral. Learn why it may make sense for you.
Loss and grief are difficult to endure and can be even harder to understand. It can help to know more.
A family business with a proud past but a focus on meeting the needs of the future.