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Rosemary Quigley
Celebration of Life

MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre
30 King Street East, Cobourg

Thursday April 11, 2024
2:00pm - 4:00pm

Service and Memories at 2:00pm

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Rosemary Quigley

November 18, 1929 - March 31, 2024

Peacefully in her sleep at Golden Plough Lodge on Easter Sunday March 31, 2024 in her 94th year. Born to her parents Jim and Charlotte (Molly) Croft, in Port Hope. Loving wife to the late Alex Quigley. Devoted mother to Mark Quigley, Cobourg. Lovingly remembered by her brother Jim Croft (Marie) of Barrie. Predeceased by her siblings Jack Croft, Kathleen Foote and Josephine Foster. Fondly remembered by many nieces and nephews. Rosemary was a longtime supporter of St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Cobourg. Worked at General Electric, Cobourg for many years. A celebration of life will be held in MacCoubrey Funeral Home Reception Centre on Thursday April 11, 2024 from 2 to 4 pm, with a service and memories at 2 pm. If desired, donations may be made to the Northumberland Humane Society.

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Michael Shaun Norris - April 16, 2024

Mark, please accept my deepest condolences on your loss.

Lauren Maclean - April 16, 2024

Dear Mark, Rosemary was a beloved member of the Dutch Oven "Big Table" ladies group. We will remember her kindness and generosity hosting the ladies for lunch in her garden every summer and her love of Siamese kitties. She was a good friend to all. With sincere sympathy, Lauren and Bruce Maclean

Bill Medhurst - April 15, 2024

Mark, very sorry to hear the news of Rosemary passing. Will always remember how welcoming she was and such a great host whenever I stopped by. Thoughts and prayers with you Quig and may your Mom forever R.I.P. Bill Medhurst

Lisa Landry - April 15, 2024

Mark, I am so sorry to hear about the passing of your Mom. I have many fond memories of Aunt Rosemary. My thoughts and prayers are with you.

Scott and Theresa Tuttle - April 12, 2024

Quig, I would like to send my condolences, your mom was fun to work with and always a joy to speak to when we ran into each other. May she rest in peace. Tut

Rosemary, Allan and Brandon Lovell - April 11, 2024 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Humane Society

Carolyn Chrysler - April 11, 2024

My sincere condolences to the family in the passing of Rosemary,l worked with her for many years.

Eric Brian Warden - April 11, 2024 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Alzheimer Society (PKLNH)

Ryan Foster - April 11, 2024

Remembering Aunt Rose with much love and fondness. Many happy memories filled with fun, laughter and many great times. She will always be my favourite Aunt. With Love Ryan &family

Debbie Liberty - April 10, 2024

Sorry to hear of the passing of your mom, Mark she was a beautiful woman, and loved by many 😔❤️

Rae and Ella MacCullough - April 10, 2024 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Humane Society

Trillium Walkers - April 10, 2024 DONATION

A Memorial Donation has been made to the following charity:

Northumberland Humane Society

Cindy Doyle - April 9, 2024

Hey Mark, sending my condolences. I'm very sorry for your loss, take care,

George Quigley - April 9, 2024

Mark sorry to hear of the passing of Rosemary, many memories of get togethers in years gone by. RIP Rosemary.

Deborah Wass Elder - April 9, 2024

To Mark and Family Condolences to You on the passing of Dear Rosemary. I remember talking to her about our Family connection ..Her Parents and My Grandparents were Friends and Port Hope. Hugs Deborah and Allan Elder and the Redburn Family .

Colleen and Murray Simon - April 5, 2024

Symphony to the family

Chris & Joni Root - April 4, 2024

Condolences on the loss of your mother Mark, Rosemary was a lovely lady, may she Rest In Peace.

John Mencarelli & Elizabeth McCleery - April 4, 2024

We are sad to see that Rosemary has passed. She opened up your home to The Trillium Walkers for many a year for our Annual Corn and Hot Dog Day. It was always well attended , mainly because your mom had a generous and welcoming heart. Elizabeth and I will miss her and will always remember those cherished moments. Our Condolences to your family.

Jeanne Bell - April 3, 2024

Rest in peace Rosemary you were a treasure to work with,and will be missed by so many

Keith Croft - April 3, 2024

Condolences Mark from our family, our thoughts are and will stay with you.

Kevin and Lori McIntosh - April 3, 2024

Are condolences mark on the passing of your mom.

Ann Marie & Mike McIvor - April 3, 2024

Mark we are so sorry to hear of your Mothers passing. She was a lovely woman. Our condolences. May your Mom rest in peace.

Jonathan Mitchell - April 3, 2024

Mark, my sincere condolences on your mom's passing

Ted and Marg Bevan - April 3, 2024

Sad to see that Rosemary has passed. She was a kind thoughtful person and was a person who always welcomed you into her house. More than 50 years of memories at the Quigley residence. May she rest in peace.

Estelle Cortesis - April 3, 2024

I’m so very sorry to learn of Rosemary’s passing. She was a lovely lady. Please accept my condolences .

Herm Jansen - April 3, 2024

Mark. I am very sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I will always remember her warm smile and her laugh when I think of her. Rosemary was such a kind lady and great mother. May she rest in peace.

Bill and Wendy McAllister - April 3, 2024

Mark, Our sincere condolences . So sorry to hear of your Mom's passing. She was a very kind and caring gentle person . We enjoyed the Trillium Walkers BBQ's hosted in your back yard. We were fortunate to know her.

Judy and Randy Jones - April 3, 2024

Our heartfelt condolences to all who loved Rosemary. She was such a sweet lady, always took the time to stop, chat and inquire about our loved ones. May she forever rest in peace.

Keri Speechley - April 3, 2024

Working down town, Mrs. Quigley was always a welcome sight, she always had a tale of her kitties, or her adventures with the church. I will miss seeing her smiling face. My condolences to the family. I will remember her fondly.

Butch Harper - April 3, 2024

My apologies Mark. I would have attended the celebration of Life, however I am in Arizona and unable to attend. Take care

Butch Harper - April 3, 2024

My apologies Mark. I would have attended the celebration of Life, however I am in Arizona and unable to attend. Take care

Brenda James (Barton) - April 3, 2024

Mark, so very sorry for your loss. My sincere condolences. Your Mom and my Mom shared some wonderful times together. Please treasure all your life memories with each other Brenda James (Barton)

Butch Harper - April 3, 2024

I was so sorry to hear of the passing of your Mom. Remember your Mom as if it was yesterday. Remember all the good times you had with her over the years and knowing she is with your Dad now. Butch

Gord Burdick - April 3, 2024

Rosie, so many memories of laughing and seeing your kindness. Your house with Mark was always a happy house. Thank-you for enriching so many lives.

Donna Fraser - April 3, 2024

I pray for the comfort and love for my cousin Mark who suffers the loss of his beloved Mother. I share your grief but have nothing but wonderful memories of Aunt Rose to give me peace. We all love you deeply Mark and are always here for you.

Terry Barett - April 3, 2024

What awesome and treasured memories we all have of being at the Quigley house over the years for sporting events and get-togethers, and Rosemary was always there with a big smile that made us all feel welcome. She was a hard-working and determined woman who had the respect of all. She will be missed but hers was a life well lived! Our hearts and thoughts are with you Quig (Mark). With sincere love and condolence, Terry, Anne and all the Barretts, and all the Shifters too!. RIP Rosie

Alf and Red Quigley - April 3, 2024

Mark so sorry to hear about your Mom RIP Rosie

Jim & Linda J. MacDonald - April 3, 2024

Mark-so sorry to hear of Rosemary's passing. She was a great neighbour and friend for many years. Blessings to you and the rest of her family with all of your lovely memories.

craig bowman - April 3, 2024

My condolences Mark on the passing of your Mom Craig Bowman

Elizabeth Constantine - April 3, 2024

You lived your faith dear Rosemary, by creating lovely social and lasting August memories for us in your immaculate back garden. Thank you too, for the special poppy pin. It comes out each Remembrance Day and never fails to elicit comment. I shall treasure it always.

Mary Pearce - April 2, 2024

A most wonderful and very special lady. You will be missed and remembered by our whole walking group! Thinking of you Mark at this difficult time. Mary

Glenda Martin - April 2, 2024

My condolences Mark, your mom was such an amazing woman and always had a smile on her face.

Bob and Jackie Munro - April 2, 2024

RIP Rosemary and condolences to the family. Rosemary was a lovely lady and we always enjoyed her smile and laughter when we met. She will be sadly missed, especially by Mark. Our thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

Sue Brown - April 2, 2024

Sincere condolences to you Mark on the passing of your mom. She was such a kind and lovely lady. May you find some solace in your memories of her xx

Ron quigley - April 2, 2024

mark so sorry to hear of your mom passing I use to talk to her often when she was walking she was a nice friendly lady

Doug and Lynn Holland - April 2, 2024

Our sincere condolences to you Mark on the loss of your Mother. Rosemary was such a kind and friendly lady.

wendy bowman - April 2, 2024

Sending our condolences to you Mark at this sad time. I have shared many lunches with her at the Dutch Oven. She was always full of conversation and fun to visit with. Keep all the good memories close to your heart . Wendy and Rick

Carol Fisher - April 2, 2024

I have fond memories of Rosemary as a member of St. Peter's Church and her faithful work with the Altar Guild for many years. She always had a smile and I have missed her during the recent peacefully my friend.

Tammy Robinson - April 2, 2024

My deepest condolences to you, Mark, and your family on the passing of your Mom. May treasured memories give you comfort at this difficult time.

Alison Keenan - April 2, 2024

I remember a lot of conversations with Rosemary around the tea and treats table in the Hutton Room at St. Peter’s church. She was an inspiration

Dawn Reid - April 2, 2024

Mark I'm so sorry for your loss. I know you had a great relationship with her and will miss her dearly. I enjoyed working with Rose at Complax/Budd Plastics. Rest in peace Rose

Chris Chapman - April 2, 2024

Sending my deepest condolences Mark for your loss..May your Mom Rest In Peace

Elizabeth McCaughey - April 2, 2024

So sorry to hear this news. Rosemary was much loved at St. Peter’s. She always had time for a chat!

Rae and Ella MacCulloch - April 2, 2024

Mark, we were saddened to hear of your mom's passing. We have SO MANY fond memories of her and you, as part of the Trillium Walkers. She was always so generous and gracious. Keep you memories close. Rae and Ella

Judy Elliott - April 2, 2024

Sending my heartfelt condolences Mark. She was one hardworking woman that loved a good laugh. Whenever she worked in the legion kitchen she was always smiling and full of conversation. Keep your your loving memories close.

Nicole - April 2, 2024

My condolence to the family. I would always see Rosemary walking around town when she was able.