Obituary – Marian Evelyn Nisbett (nee Regnier)

Marian Evelyn Nisbett (nee Regnier)

Surrounded by her family, and at a time of her choosing, Marian Evelyn Nisbett (nee Regnier) passed away peacefully on January 29th 2024.  Predeceased by her husband Ronald Nisbett, Marian is survived by her children Dean (Leslie), Kim and Tina. Adored by her grandsons Tony, Christien, James and Dylan and her great-grandson Oscar.

Marian was born Feb. 2nd 1935 to the late Herve Regnier and Florence Bechard. She is also survived by her siblings Jean, Carol (Bill), Barb and Sharon (Tom). Predeceased by Yvonne, Alfonse ‘Sonny’, Don, Jack, Frank, Danny, Darlene and Micheal.

Marian and Ron were married on Sept. 24th 1955. The family moved to Bruce County in 1962. Marian was active in minor hockey, scouts and Pony Club. She will be remembered by many who where enrolled in her daycare that she ran out of the family home. She will also be remembered as a fine bridge player.

Following Marian’s wishes, cremation has taken place and a private graveside service will be held in the spring.  Donations to the Canadian Cancer Society are greatly appreciated as expressions of sympathy.  Arrangements entrusted to the MacKenzie & McCreath Funeral Home, Ripley.  Condolences online at

Obituary – Marian Evelyn Nisbett (nee Regnier) was last modified: February 16th, 2024 by Becky Grebenjak