AFFLECK, Genevieve “Gen”
The funeral for Genevieve “Gen” Affleck of Mount Stewart was held on Monday, July 27, 2015 from Hennessey Cutcliffe Charlottetown Funeral Home to St. Andrew’s Church, Mount Stewart where the concelebrated funeral mass was offered by Reverend Maurice Praught as chief celebrant and homilist. He was assisted by Reverend Augustine Ignasimuthu. The pall was placed over Gen’s casket by daughters, Shirley MacDonald, Kay Affleck, Brenda Weatherbie and Barb Feehan. The first lesson was proclaimed by son, Clifford Affleck, and the second lesson was proclaimed by son, Allan Affleck. The prayers of intercession were offered by granddaughters, Sherri Clark and Juliana MacEwen. Gift bearers were daughters-in-law, Velma Affleck and Annette Affleck. The funeral mass was sung by St. Andrew’s Folk Choir who rendered the psalm, And I Will Follow, the offertory hymn, I Will Never Forget You, and the communion hymn, Come To The Water. The entrance hymn, Amazing Grace, was rendered by granddaughter, Kayla Weatherbie. The reflection hymn, In The Garden, was rendered by Marion Mosher, and the recessional musical selection was Jigs and Reels by Gary Chipman. The pallbearers were grandsons, Joey Affleck, Jeffrey Affleck, Mike MacDonald, Kenny Feehan, Brian Affleck, Derrick Dunn, Tyler Weatherbie and Matthew Affleck. Flower bearers were granddaughters, Juanita Hughes, Paula Affleck, Sherri Clark, Heather MacDonald, Juliana MacEwen, Amy McInnis, Kristina Affleck, Kandy Feehan, Kelly Feehan, Krystal Feehan, Kayla Weatherbie and Melissa MacRae. Honorary pallbearers were everyone in attendance. Among those attending the funeral liturgy were representatives of: Maritime Provinces Harness Racing Commission, Coach Atlantic, DME Ltd., Canada Post, RCMP (Inverness District and North East Nova), Atlantic Baptist Home, Beach Grove Home, Board of Directors and Management of Morell Credit Union. The interment took place in St. Andrew’s Parish Cemetery where Father Praught held the graveside service.