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Muriel BEDROSIAN obituary (2021) – Guelph, ON


Muriel Annie (Cunningham) passed away on November 18, 2021, peacefully at her home. She was in the company of her only child, her daughter Léanne. Muriel loved country music, and this music filled the room and sent her on her next trip.
Born November 28, 1936 in Blacklands, Restigouche County, New Brunswick, to the late Archie and Margaret (Nichol) Cunningham. Muriel is predeceased by her husband, Albert Bedrosian (2002) and her parents, Humpartz and Hasmig Bedrosian.
Muriel is survived by her brother John Cunningham (Willa), sisters Olive Sartor (Guido) of Guelph Lorraine Holmwood (late Tom) of Calgary, Alberta, and sister-in-law Elizabeth (Beth) Bedrosian (late Dr George) of Guelph . Other people to mourn are Uncle Donald Nichol (Maria) of Guelph and Aunt Viola “Nikki” Diodati of Niagara Falls, many cousins, nieces, nephews, great-great-nieces and nephews.
The brothers and sisters who preceded her in death; Catherine Turner (late Bill), James (Cus) Cunningham (Sharon), William (Bill) Cunningham (Geraldine), her beloved twin sister, Marion Mahoney (late Mike), Gilbert Cunningham all of Guelph and Jean Dehaan (late Samuel ) from Kitchener. She is also predeceased by brother-in-law Paul Bedrosian (late Grace) of Guelph.
Muriel was involved with The Eastern Star, IODE and was a longtime member of the Knox Presbyterian Church. She was instrumental in starting the Christmas Wrapping Program for Donations at Stone Road Mall, raising money for charity.
In her youth, you could find her rollerblading, playing hockey, participating in Thanksgiving road races, and going to barn dances. She often said they had the best time growing up. Curling, card games and charity fashion shows were special moments with her group of friends. You could often find her helping her husband at the shop – Bedrosian Brothers Rubber Stamps.
During her retirement years she found great pleasure in welcoming and opening her home to many young men and women from all over the world. Several of them remain in contact and have returned to Guelph, sometimes with their parents or spouses, to visit him. She is known as Mum and has extended families in China, France, Japan and Spain. Friends can call GILCHRIST CHAPEL – McIntyre & Wilkie Funeral Home, One Delhi Street, Guelph on Thursday, November 25, 2021, from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. and from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Proof of Covid 19 double vaccination and photo ID will need to be presented for admission, along with registering your name and phone number for contact tracing – you don’t need to call ahead.
Funeral service will be held at the Knox Presbyterian Church, 20 Quebec Street, Guelph on Friday, November 26, 2021 at 2 p.m. at Knox Church from 1:00 p.m. to 1:45 p.m. and will return guests after the funeral service. Private family burial at Woodlawn Memorial Park. If desired, memorial contributions can be made to Shriner’s Hospital for Children 1.800.361.7256, Knox Presbyterian Church 519.821.0111 or “Operation Smile” 1.844.376.4530. We invite you to leave your memories and donations online on: www.gilchristchapel.com and they will be passed on to the family.

Posted by Guelph Mercury Tribune on November 23, 2021.