Muriel Roxie (Duxbury) Pyette

Born: Tue., Jul. 29, 1919
Died: Sun., Sep. 30, 2018


11:00 AM to 12:30 PM, Wed., Oct. 03, 2018
Location: Island Funeral Home

Funeral Service

12:30 PM Wed., Oct. 03, 2018
Location: Island Funeral Home

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Muriel Roxie Pyette
of Tehkummah
Passed away peacefully on September 30th, 2018 with her family by her side at the Espanola Nursing Home, at the age of 99.

Predeceased by her husband Louis

Loving Mother of
Yvonne Pattison (predeceased by husband Bruce) of Lively (friend Rod Walker)
Harvey and Wife Valerie of Woodstock
Louise Phillips  of Lively (predeceased by husband Garnet)
Ken and Wife Peggy of Little Current

Cherished Grandmother, Great Grandmother and Great Great Grandmother of many.

Dear Sister of
Freda Lindstead (predeceased)
Hilda Bailey (predeceased)
Goldie Duxbury (predeceased)
Helen Dugan (predeceased)
Irwin Duxbury (predeceased) wife Orpha
Madeline (predeceased as a child)

Family and friends will gather at Island Funeral Home in Little Current on Wednesday, October 3, 2018 starting at 11:00AM. The Funeral Service will follow at 12:30PM with Pastor Wendy Payne officiating. Luncheon to follow. Burial to follow the luncheon in the Hilly Grove Cemetery.

Donations may be made to the Espanola Nursing Home Therapeutic Garden or to the Manitoulin Community Church
506 Smeltzers Rd
Tehkummah ON. P0P 2C0
Island Funeral Home can only accept cheques for all charitable donations.

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April (Duxbury) Bechamp
   Posted Mon October 01, 2018
My deepest condolences to your whole family. Aunt Muriel was such a sweet and kind lady. I have many fond memories as a child of visiting her and Aunt Hilda with my Grandma and Grandpa. He always referred to her and Aunt Hilda affectionately as “the girls”.

May she Rest In Peace.


Marion & Blair Thompson
   Posted Mon October 01, 2018
Deepest Sympathy to all the Family

Art and Jane Deyell
   Posted Tue October 02, 2018
Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Your mom will be remembered for her great smile and always having time for a chat. Another great Tehkummah Township lady.

Evelyn Russell-Baehr
   Posted Tue October 02, 2018
My sincere condolence on your loss. Muriel was a kind and soft spoken lady. I remember her each week attending the Sunday morning church services in Tehkummah.

Bev and Sue Gordon
   Posted Wed October 03, 2018
So sorry to hear of the passing of Murial, she was such a lovely Lady
We just found out this evening that she passed. She will be remembered fondly by all that knew her. Sincerely Bev and Sue Gordon

Terry & Rita Gordon
   Posted Sat October 06, 2018
Dear Ken and family, We were very sorry to read about the passing of your mom, please accept our sincere condolences. Muriel was a great lady and will be missed by many of us.

Lester Pyette
   Posted Sat October 06, 2018
Dear Ken and family, sincere sympathy on the passing of Muriel, such a nice, warm woman, Les.

sharon lowe
   Posted Sun October 14, 2018
so sorry for your loss louise thinking of you and the kids

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