HALTOM CITY -- Our dear free spirit Mary Beth Chastain, mother, wife, sister, aunt, great aunt and grandmother has left us to be in the arms of Angels and the lord. Mary Beth's journey on earth was short but she touched everyone that she met with her warm heart & spirit. Funeral: 10 a.m. Sunday at Wade Family Funeral Home, 4140 W. Pioneer Parkway, Arlington. Visitation: 6-8 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home. Interment: Bluebonnet Hills Memorial Park, Colleyville. Memorials: Donations may be made to North Richland Hills Animal Adoption Rescue, 7200 Dick Fisher Dr S. # B North Richland Hills, TX 76180, (817) 427-6570 Mary Beth was born on 4/8/61 in New Rochelle, NY. She was the oldest of four children born to Thomas Arthur Quinn and Mary Elizabeth Halpin. She went to school in NY and moved to Texas in 1981 to be with her family. She married in 1983 and her son Brendan, whom she adored, was born in 1986. Her passion in life was taking care of animals and her calling was working for the NRH Animal Adoption and Rescue as a Humane Officer where she truly made a difference in the care and welfare of all of God's creatures. She met and married Bubba the love of her life in 2008 and they enjoyed 7 wonderful years together. Mary Beth made many friends along the way. She loved the beach and the ocean and was most at peace when listening to the waves and soaking in the sun. Her greatest joy & happiness was surrounding herself with family who loved her deeply. MB is now with the angels and Mother Mary who are holding her in their loving embrace. Mary Beth is preceded in death by her mother, Mary Elizabeth Quinn and her uncle, Jimmy Halpin. Survivors: Husband, Michael Chastain Jr.; son, Brendan Harvey and wife, Kayla and their daughter on the way, Elizabeth Marie; sister, Maureen Jander and fiance, Tom; brothers, Tom Quinn and Chris Quinn and wife, Karen; Mother-in-law and father-in-law, Martha Lynn Chastain and Michael W. Chastain Sr.; aunt, Rose; sister-in-law, Tisha Lynn Fowler and husband, Roby; nieces and nephews, Nicole and Jessica Jander, Shane Quinn and Tristen Fowler; great-nieces and nephews; and her beloved pets. Wade Family Funeral Home Arlington, 817-274-9233

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  1. So sorry to hear about Mary Beth. What a great person, always fun to be around. I will always remember her laugh, just loved to hear her laugh….

  2. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Mary and her family. I was fortunate enough to have worked several calls with her over the years. I know she will be missed by many.
    Kent and Sandy Carter
    North Richland Hills Fire Department

  3. I worked with and knew Mary Beth as I was a long time volunteer for NRHAARC. Her kindness, strength and dedication will long be remembered. My deepest sympathy to her loved ones and friends she leaves behind. Our world was a much better place because she was in it.

  4. Mary Beth was always smiling and helpful to all she came in contact with. She will be greatly missed. My thoughts and prayers to the family, friends and ones she worked closely with each day.

  5. to all the quinn family and all my cousins and their families.
    it has been such a long time since i have seen you but i will never forget all of you. I only wish the best for all of you as we had so much of love from many departed and still that live. I miss your mom and Marybeth and Uncle Jim my dad and all of our family who has departed.
    my deepest sympathy to you all.
    love you deeply
    love joanne senatore peterson

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