HOWIE, Mary. May 12, 1930 – December 21, 2011. Mary Howie (nee Balint), of Langley BC passed away on Wednesday Dec. 21, 2011. She will be sadly missed by her surviving husband of 61 years, Sam, daughter; Linda, sons; Scott (Deb), Alan (Rose Arsenault), Richard (Jennifer), brother Mike (Ange), loving grandchildren Jeff (Marjetka), Mike (Sarah Dickenson), Josh, Alex, Rebecca, and Clare, great grand children, Carine, Elise and Brooke, sister in-law Margaret (Stan) Scratch, many nieces and nephews. Mary was predeceased by her parents Andrew and Mary (Kerekes) Balint, brother and his wife Sandy and Vivian Balint of Windsor, Ont. Mary will be remembered for her desire and love of life, her sense of humor, and her courage to endure. She loved to play golf and was an active member of the Moncton Golf and Country Club. Mary was active in many charities and clubs in the Moncton area. She dearly enjoyed playing bridge with her many friends. Her family is very grateful for the tender care she received from the staff of Laurel Place Hospice, Surrey Memorial Hospital and Kidney Care Clinic. As per Mary’s wishes, a private family service will take place at a later date. In Mary’s memory donations to the Liver or Kidney Foundations would be appreciated by the family. Online condolences at

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