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Marie Assaff


Marie Assaff

Bathurst - Marie Assaff of Daniel Dr., Bathurst, passed away Tuesday, November 27th at the Chaleur Regional Hospital, Bathurst at the age of 78.

Born in Bathurst, she was the daughter of the late A.J. "Tony" and Rada (Awad) Assaff.

She was a member of the Sacred Heart Catholic Women’s League and the Bathurst Duplicate Bridge Club. Marie worked for many years in the family business, most notably at the Bathurst Bakery, The A & M Store and The Northern Light.

She is survived by three brothers: Donald Assaff (Murielle) of Ottawa, Paul Assaff of Saint John, and George Assaff (Suzanne) of Ottawa.

One sister, Georgette Assaff of Bathurst.

Sisters-in-law: Cecelia Assaff and Teresa Assaff both of Bathurst.  Numerous nieces and nephews.

She was pre-deceased by five brothers; John, Antoine "Junior", Raymond, Robert, and Michael and two sisters Joanne and Ruth.

The family will receive relatives and friends on Friday November 30, 2018 from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 at Elhatton Funeral Home (, Bathurst.  Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Saturday December 1, 2018 at 10 a.m. from the Sacred Heart Cathedral. 

Donations in memory of Marie may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice.