A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home

217 Portland Street, Dartmouth, NS


Marion Marjorie Shanks

March 25, 1944July 23, 2019

SHANKS, Marion M. – of Dartmouth, died peacefully on July 23, 2019 in the Dartmouth General Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. She was the daughter of the late Cameron and Frances (Jones) Conrad. She is survived by her loving Husband, John of 40 years, daughters; Cheryl Moser and Brenda Lovett, grandchildren; Summer, Scott (Alicia), great grandchildren; Justin, Halie and Benjamin, sisters; Irene MacDonald and Carol Preeper, twin brother; Marshall, many nieces and nephews. Cremation has taken place with no service as per her wishes. She was predeceased by her brothers; Garnet, Roy, Philip and a sister; Marlene. The family wishes to thank Dr. LeBlanc and the staff at the Dartmouth General Hospital for their care and compassion. Online condolences may be viewed or sent to: www.mattatallfuneralhome.com


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Linda Lewis

July 29, 2019

So sorry to hear about Marion. She was a lovely person and my cousin. Condolences to all her family and friends especially my cousin John Shanks, kisses and hugs John. She will be greatly missed by all who knew her and loved her. RIP Marion!!!

Linda and Mark Lewis

Grace Dwyer

July 27, 2019

My thoughts are with Marion's family. Marion and I were friends for many years. I have many memories from our friendship. Her pain and suffering are over. May she rest in peace.

Janet Jewers

July 26, 2019

We were so sorry to read of the passing of Marion. We knew her from when she used to go to Curves for Women, Eastern Passage, with her daughter, Brenda. Keeping the family in our thoughts through this sad time.

Janet Jewers, Catherine Brewster & Esther Jewers

Summer Moser

July 25, 2019

I'm happy we had one last morning of hanging out together...Sorry I brought the smoothie instead of your favorite, an Iced Capp...I love you soo much my nanny, my gran, xoxoxoxo I miss you so much already