Muriel May Allen
It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of Muriel May Allen( nee MacQuarrie) in Belfast, P.E.I on December 15, 2020. Muriel was born in Hampton, P.E.I on March 1st, 1932 to parents Boyd Everton and May MacQuarrie (nee Monkley). Lovingly remembered by daughter Judi Rae (David McBurney), son Boyd (Catherine Russell), sisters Margaret MacPhail, Sarah MacQuarrie, and sister-in-law Ruth MacQuarrie. Predeceased by brothers Bill (Millie), Ray, sister Annie (Harold Hollister), brother-in-law Colin MacPhail and former husband William Allen. She was deeply loved by all her nieces and nephews, cousins, and many, many friends. Muriel lived a complete life. Her employment journey ranged from teaching at a one room school as a young woman to being a vital member of the P.E.I. Library Service’s Bookmobile team from 1972 to 1993. Muriel also had a very fulfilling retirement with lots of travels, visits and many happy winters in Puerto Rico. She was always up for an adventure, loved to laugh and told wonderful stories. She was a woman of courage and spiritual generosity. Muriel was fiercely loyal to her friends and family. She helped them cope with the pitfalls and disappointments in their lives while wholeheartedly celebrating their victories. She loved unequivocally. Those who knew her will deeply mourn her loss. Many thanks to the outstanding and caring staff at Dr. John M. Gillis Memorial Lodge. Due to Covid-19 restrictions, there will be a private family service. A celebration of life will follow when circumstances allow. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to your local food bank. Condolences may be made online www.dawsonfh.com Arrangements entrusted to Dawson Funeral Home, Crapaud.