Obituary of Maureen Gail Legue
Also known to many as “Wink” who was given this nick name as a young child by her father, passed away Thursday, January 8, 2021 at the age of 67. Born September 7, 1953 at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chatham, raised in RR4 Blenheim on Huffmans Farm. A dedicated mother to all her children and grandmother to her 20 grandchildren. She lived and dedicated her life to her children and many step children.
Winks battle over the last month with cancer showed her strength and courage with facing this, still with a smile and her humorous ways. Despite the pain she stayed strong until the end. Wink will be remembered by her bluntness “telling it how it is” and her great dedication to her many children.
She passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her children, grandchildren, extended family and friends. Survived by her many children, Jason (Kim Dutcher), Justin (Crystal Crone), Tonia Legue, Jeremy (Teeda Doyle), Joel (Renee-Church), Shayna (Matthew Humphrey), Brandon (Nikki Bennett), Shane, Brittney Legue, Orien and Oren Crosby.
Predeceased by her daughter Misty.
Survived by her sisters, Betty Falconer, Barb Casey of Blenheim and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by her sisters, Shirley, Daisy, and Peggy Brown of Blenheim. Also predeceased by her parents the late Gladys Legue (1995) who was born and raised in England and the late Albert Legue (1999) who was born and raised in Morpeth.
A private family visitation was held, followed by cremation and a Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
Donations to the Cancer Society would be appreciated by the family.