Merle Edwin McAllister
Visitation

Monday June 17 from 1:00-2:00p.m. Royal Canadian Legion Br. 133 walk through at 1:45 pm MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre Cobourg

Memorial Service

Monday June 17 at 2:00p.m. MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre Cobourg

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Merle Edwin McAllister

March 21, 1931 - June 12, 2019

McAllister, Merle Edwin – Passed peacefully at Northumberland Hills Hospital, Cobourg, on Wednesday, June 12, 2019, in his 89th year.  Beloved husband of Leela.  Loving father of Shirlee (Frank Ardito) and Michael (Annette).  Dear grandfather of Mathieu Pilon (Jonathan Arbour), Corinna Pilon (Joseph Munyenyiwa), Randelle McAllister and Claire Bacareza.  Cherished great grandfather of Jackson and Olivia Munyenyiwa.   Merle was a veteran of the Korean War.  A memorial service will be held in the MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre, Cobourg on Monday June 17, 2019 at  2 p.m.. Visitation from 1:00 – 2:00 p.m., with Royal Canadian Legion Br. 133 walk through at 1:45 p.m.. Donations may be made to Northumberland Hills Hospital.  Condolences received at www.MacCoubrey.com.  

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MESSAGES OF CONDOLENCE / DONATIONS

Lance & Susan Enright - November 12, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Friends of the Moncton Hospital Fdn

Cindy Brennan - July 21, 2019

Hi Aunt Leela,I'm so sorry to hear about your loss. I'll always remember your visits when you both stayed at our place. Very nice childhood memories of you and Uncle Merle.Cindy (Barter) Brennan

Scott Tuttle - June 19, 2019

I would like to send my condolences to the McAllister family. I knew Merle from the legion as he use to enjoy watching us play snooker, and sold Merle and Leela two cars from work. Merle was a very nice gentleman, and I enjoyed chatting with him when he met.

Bill and Judy Enright & Family - June 18, 2019

So sorry to hear about Uncle Merle. Have fond memories and hope things were peaceful. Sincere condolences to Aunt Liela, Micheal and Shirlee.

Andrea Nicholson - June 17, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation

Kim Robertson - June 17, 2019

Dear Aunt Leela and family, Thinking of you all at this difficult time. I will remember Uncle Merle for his endearing stutter, his easy laugh, and his kind nature. May you find comfort in knowing that although we are far away, we are with you in spirit and share in your sorrow. Love,Kim, Steven, and Tara

Kim Robertson - June 17, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation

Patsy (Warren) Brown - June 16, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation

Lisa Gardiner - June 16, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation

James Newton - June 16, 2019

My condolences to the McAllister family. I will miss Merle,s witty stories and humor.

Dina Cannella - June 15, 2019

So sorry to hear about your Dad's passing Michael. Wishing you and your family my deepest and heartfelt condolences. Dina

David and Mary Jones - June 15, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation

Debbie Maxan - June 14, 2019

My sympathy and love is sent to you at this time. We seem to lose our loved ones all to quickly.My prayers and thoughts will be with you in the coming weeks. Love to Aunt Leela, Shirlee Grace and Michael and your families.I like to think that Uncle Merle, Dad and Mum are having a great chat.

Dennis Barter - June 14, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation

Dennis Barter - June 14, 2019

My deepest sympathies to Aunt Leela, Shirlee, Michael and their families.

Dan Warren - June 13, 2019

Always enjoyed seeing Merle throughout the years, he will be missed, especially the banjo playing!Our sympathy to the family.Dan & Pauline Warren

Carol Boudreau - June 13, 2019 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Hills Hospital Foundation

Roxanne Boudreau - June 13, 2019

Dearest Aunt Leela, Shirley, Michael and family. Mom and I send our deepest sympathies and prayers. We are saddened to not be there to share your grief, please know that we are thinking of you. Uncle Merle was a lovely person and will be greatly missed. XOXO Carol,Roxanne and Shauna and girls.

Brad Willcocks - June 13, 2019

Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Hoping you are filled with wonderful memories of his long life.Brad Willcocks

windsong0@hotmail.com - June 13, 2019

Our sincere and heartfelt condolences, Michael and Annette. It is our fond memories of our parents that we keep alive in our hearts...... Tony and Petra

Joseph and Jeannine Warren - June 12, 2019

Our thoughts,sympathy and prayers are with you Leela and your family