Olive "Marie" Mary French - May 28, 1935 - June 28, 2004 - 69, Lower Sackville, passed away June 28, 2004, in the VG Site, QEII. Born in North Sydney, she was a daughter of the late Cyril and Gladys (Walsh) Clarke. She enjoyed gardening, knitting, playing with babies, dancing, cooking and spending time with her family. Surviving are son, Gerald (Sylvie), Lower Sackville; brothers, Ron (Toot), George's River; Steve (Phyllis), North Sydney; Bill, Sydney Mines; sisters, Lorraine (James), Beaver Cove; Verna (J.P.), New Glasgow; Diane (Earl), Florida; Hilda (Chalmers), North Sydney; many nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her loving husband, Lloyd; daughter, Sharon; brothers, Cyril, Gerald, and Adrien. Visitation will be from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today with funeral service at 1 p.m. Wednesday, both in Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Dr., Lower Sackville. Burial in Oakridge Memory Gardens. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Crohn's and Colitis Foundation of Canada, Maritime Region or The Food Bank.