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Christine Ann Asher


Christine Ann Asher

It is with heartfelt sadness, we announce the passing of Christine Ann (nee MacDonald) (Gillis) Asher - age 71 of Truro N.S., suddenly passed at her home on Oct. 3rd, with family by her side.

Born in Springhill, daughter of John (Willy) MacDonald and Ethel MacDonald Casey.


Survived by her brother John (Debbie) of Pictou. 3 loving sons - Daniel (Liane) of Lantz,  Brian (Candi) of Dartmouth, Jason (Michelle) of Brookfield. Grandchildren Cassie, Colton, Tanner, Matthew, Emily as well as several nieces and nephews.


Besides her parents, Christine was predeceased by her husband John Asher, brothers - Father David, Brian (in infancy), sisters - Thelma, Mary Ellen, Diane, step father - Lawerence Casey and infant grandson Justin.


Chris was employed in dental care for many years, most recently with Dr. Johnson. She embraced spending time with family & friends while enjoying good food.  She will fondly be remembered for her infectious smile, voice of reason, and generosity. Her favorite pastimes included crafts, reading, trips to the beach and shopping at Costco!Chris was blessed with many wonderful friends ... Special thanks to Marilyn for her care and support.


A Celebration of Life will be held on Thursday, Oct. 11th from 6 – 8:30pm at the Truro Fire Hall - 165 Victoria St. In lieu of flowers or donations, please commit a random act of kindness.

Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing Christine's obituary and selecting "Send A Condolence" at:


Love Lives On.

Celebration of Life
Visitation Time
Thursday, October 11, 2018 6-8:30 pm
Visitation Location
Truro Fire Hall, 165 Victoria Street, Truro, NS

Requested Charity
An act of kindness for someone