Marilyn Butland
Marilyn Butland
Service Information
Service Date
Monday, September 20, 2021
Service Time
11:00 am
Service Location
Fergusons Funeral Home Chapel
Burial Information
Burial Location
St. James Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Beersville
Requested Charity
St. James Presbyterian Church Cemetery Fund
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Marilyn Butland, 80, of Moncton, passed away peacefully at The Moncton Hospital on Monday, September 13, 2021.

Born in Harcourt, she was the daughter of the late Ray and Ruby (Petley) Beers.
Marilyn and Emmerson attended St. George’s Anglican Church.

Marilyn was a hairdresser for many years, working at First Lady Styling Salon. She had a great love for her dogs. Marilyn had a creative mind. She and Emmerson worked together creating hundreds of beautiful crafts and going to annual craft shows at Victoria Park, Quilt & Craft Show in Port Elgin, car show in Sussex, Christmas at the Coliseum and many more. Marilyn and Emmerson’s beautiful crafts will live on and forever be cherished. Marilyn also made delicious fudge and it was much in demand and the first to go wherever they went; a lady of many talents.

Marilyn belonged to 2 Red Hat Chapters and always enjoyed being with the girls and "eating out". Marilyn and Emmerson enjoyed camping and motor homing and belonged to Citation Indians Trailer Club and Perfect Circle Chapter of Family Motor Coach Association. They participated in many rallies and fun times touring the Maritimes and New England states with their camping families.

Marilyn will be sadly missed by her sisters-in-law, Carolyn Beers (Robert Smith), Levera Douthwright (Dennis), Beulah Ramsay (William) and brother-in-law, Burpee Butland (Debbie).

In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Emmerson Butland (2016) and brother, Edward Beers (2003).

A Service to celebrate and honor Marilyn’s life will be held at Fergusons Funeral Home Chapel, 1657 Mountain Road, Moncton (858-1995) on Monday, September 20, 2021 at 11:00 am with the Reverend Canon Chris Van Buskirk officiating. Reception in the Funeral Home Reception Centre following the service. Interment will be in St. James Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Beersville.

In memory of Marilyn, donations to the St. James Presbyterian Church Cemetery Fund would be appreciated. Online condolences for the family may be shared on Fergusons Funeral Home Facebook page or at

Marilyn Butland