Sarah (Hashem) Corriveau
It is with great sadness that we, the family of Sarah (Joey) Corriveau, announce her passing in Glace Bay, Nova Scotia on January 12, 2019. Sara born August 5, 1923 was the daughter of the late Joseph Hashem and Mary (Yapur) Hashem.
Sarah was a veteran of the Canadian Women’s Army Corps during the Second World War and worked many years in the pediatric department of St. Rita’s Hospital.
She spent her last years at Taigh Na Mara Nursing home. A special thanks to the “angels” who helped care for her.
Leaving to mourn Sarah is her only daughter, Lorraine MacNeil (The late John C. MacNeil); her sister, Adele Hashem of Windsor, Nova Scotia and grandkids, Mark MacNeil of Sydney, Michelle (Jason) Samson of Halifax, Monique (Damian) Mackay of Mira Gut and Michael (Britney) MacNeil of Sydney.
Sarah is also survived by her eight great-grandkids.
There will be no visitation upon Sarah’s request.
Donations in Sarah’s memory can be made to a charity of your choice.