Ellen May Brewster 1923 - 2004 HARVEY, NB - Ellen May Brewster, 80, of Mary's Point Rd., Harvey, passed away on March 5, 2004 at the Moncton City Hospital. Ellen was born in Hampden, Maine on May 22, 1923 the daughter of the late Walter and Margaret Crossman. Ellen was a housewife, caregiver and was also a housesitter for people when they went away. Ellen was very active and did a number of different jobs throughout her lifetime.She also was known for running the roads, she was always on the go. She loved the outdoors and spent many hours bird watching and gardening. She was a very special lady who was like a surrogate mother to many of her nieces and nephews, always there when she was needed and never expecting anything in return. She always had a smile and will be fondly remembered by all who knew her. She will be deeply missed by her several nieces and nephews; great nieces and great nephews and by her many friends. She will also be deeply missed by her special friend Michelle Larsen of Harvey. Helen was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Besides her parents she was predeceased by her first husband, Percy MacDonald; second husband, Harold Brewster; half-brother, Ora Wilson; two brothers, Donald Crossman, George Crossman; and her sister, Thelma Cormier; special friend, Lars Larsen. Honoring Ellen's wishes there will be no visitation. A memorial service will take place at the Albert County Funeral Home, Hopewell Cape on Tuesday, March 9, 2004 at 3pm with Rev. David Keith officiating. Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society, the Friends of The Moncton Hospital (Palliative Care Unit) or to the charity of the donor's choice would be appreciated by the family. Arrangements are in the care of the Albert County Funeral Home, Hopewell Cape, 734-2780 www.albertcountyfh.com The family would like to take this opportunity to say a special thanks to Allister and Loraine MacDonald, Mike and DeeDee Murphy and to the doctors who helped take such good care of Ellen. Special thanks to the Nurses and Staff of the Palliative Care Unit (5th Floor) of the Moncton Hospital. All the acts of kindness shown will never be forgotten.