The passing of VellaMarieMacLaughlin of Fredericton, NB occurred on Thursday, March 25, 2021 at home. Born on October 22, 1944 in Fredericton, NB, she was the daughter of the late Elburne and Marie (Ferguson) MacLaughlin. Vella worked as a secretary for Department of National Defense, Greenwood, NS. She was a member of Nashwaaksis United Church, helped with the UCW and was a volunteer at York Care Centre.
Vella was the last surviving member of her immediate family. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her son, Gordon "Corey" MacLaughlin and sister, Edwinna Budrow.
Visitation will take place atYork Funeral Home, 302 Brookside Drive, Frederictonon Tuesday, March 30, 2021 from 6-8 pm. Interment will take place at a later date. For those who wish, remembrances may be made to the IWK or the charity of the donor’s choice.Personal condolences may be offered through www.yorkfh.com