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Marven Plant


Marven Plant
With his family by his side, Marven Plant of Perth-Andover, NB, passed away peacefully at the Victoria Glen Manor on Saturday, December 15, 2018.

Marven was born in North Tilley, NB, on September 24, 1937. He was the son of the late Basil and Lillian (Goodine) Plant. Marven leaves behind his loving wife of 60 years, Doreen Plant (Elliott); his daughters, Anita Craig (Charles) of Craigs Flat, NB, Marvella Van Watt (Timothy) of Muniac, NB, Clarenda Price of Fredericton, NB; his son, Leland Plant of Moncton, NB; his grandchildren, Matthew Craig, Gerrad Craig, Logan Plant, Brianna Price, and Jamila Plant; his great granddaughter, Payton-Mattie Craig; his sisters, Juanita Gee of Perth-Andover, NB, Audrey Crabbe (Victor) of Tilley, NB, Wanda LaFrance (Eric) of Tilley, NB; his brothers, Bernard Plant (Madeline) of Aroostook, NB, Weldon Plant (Greta) of Tilley, NB; along with many nieces and nephews.

Marven was predeceased by his parents; his brother, Milford Plant; his sisters, Iva Jean Plant, Katrina Robinson, and Maxine Gee.

Marven worked for the Department of Transportation as a snow plow operator for many years prior to his retirement. He also worked at farming for several years. Marven enjoyed many outdoor activities, especially hunting, fishing, and camping. What he truly enjoyed the most was spending time with his family. He will be missed by all who knew him.

Funeral service was held on Wednesday, December 19, 2018 at 11 am from Calvary Tabernacle. Rev. David Ferrell officiating, assisted by Bishop H.M. Lewis and Rev. Jonathan McNair. Interment will be in the Currie Cemetery at a later date.

Music for the service was by Rev. David and Roma Ferrell. The eulogy was given by Marven's daughter, Clarenda Price.

Pallbearers were Bernard Plant, Weldon Plant, Victor Crabbe, Danny Robinson, Larry Robinson, and Stephen Gee.

Doreen and her family would like offer their heartfelt gratitude to the staff of the Victoria Glen Manor for the professionalism and compassion given to Marven during his stay with them. Also, to family and friends for their love and prayers for Marven over the years. May God bless each one of you.

Arrangements were entrusted to Brunswick Funeral Home, Perth-Andover.
Service Date
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
Service Time
11 am
Service Location
Calvary Tabernacle Church, Perth-Andover, NB

Visitation Time
2-4 and 7-9 pm
Visitation Location
Calvary Tabernacle Church, Perth-Andover, NB

Burial Location
Currie Cemetery

Requested Charity
NB Alzheimer's Association, Canadian Diabetes Association, or to the donor's choice