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BURKE, Margaretta Florence "Margaret"
CARTER, Gerald Ralph
Ralph is survived by daughters, Susan (Don) Penwell, Waverley; and JoAnne Carter (Shane Vahey), Ottawa, Ont.; grandchildren, Andrea Penwell (Jason Hennigar), Montreal, Que.; Melanie Penwell, Halifax; Lisa and David Carter, Ottawa, Ont.; sister, Norma Lea, Calgary, Alta.; and brother, David (Pat), Calgary, Alta. He will be missed by his cat, Cuddles. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Joan Dawe; and son, Randy. Ralph will be missed by all who loved him. Cremation is under the care of Donald K. Walker Funeral Directors Ltd. (469-5601), Dartmouth, and a memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Monday, November 6, in St. Aiden's Anglican Church, Ottawa, Ont., where he will be interred next to Joan in St. Mary the Virgin Anglican Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
DICKS, John Bartlett "Jack"
After the war, Jack returned to Halifax where he attended Dalhousie University and TECH - Nova Scotia Technical College, graduating in 1950 with his P.Eng. After graduation, he worked with Nova Scotia Light and Power, and later on for the Nova Scotia Power Corporation. During this time, he successfully completed the Harvard MBA Advanced Management Program. Before his retirement, he was manager of the Thermal Division.
Jack was very active in his community, working in his church, St. Philip's Anglican, and with the Boy Scouts. He was a member of the Royal Air Force Escaping Society, Canadian Branch; Honorary Life Member of the Professional Engineers of Nova Scotia and past president of the Rotary Club of Halifax Northwest. In his retirement, he enjoyed camping and always maintained a list of friends who he visited, especially those in Camp Hill Hospital.
Jack is survived by his wife of 63 years, Iris (Wareham); son, John R., Halifax; brother, Jim (Marie), Harbour Grace, N.L.; sister, Ethel Burton (Freeman), also of Harbour Grace; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters, Dorcas and Myrtle (Anderson). By his request, cremation has taken place. A private service will take place at a later date in St. John's Columbarium, Rev. Dr. Brian Spence officiating. The family wishes to extend heartfelt thanks to the Victorian Order of Nurses, EMT staff and the exceptional nurses and doctors of 4.1, New Halifax Infirmary and 9B, VG Site, QEII, with a very special thank you to our family doctor, Robert Scovill of Timberlea, for the committed and compassionate care Jack received.
DICKS (Jensen), Vivian
DRAKE (Scott), Edith
She is survived by her sons, Stanley (Joan), Mahone Bay, and Ronald (Gale), Halifax; brother, George, Newfoundland; grandsons, James, Thomas and Jason, and three great-grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Levi; three sisters and five brothers. At Edith's request, there will be no visitation or funeral service. Cremation has taken place under the care of J.A. Snow Funeral Home, Halifax. A family graveside service will be held at a future date. The family wishes to thank the caring staff at The Mira and the Nephrology Unit, QEII. Memorial donations may be made to the Victorian Order of Nurses or Kidney Foundation of Canada, Nova Scotia Branch.
FAHIE, Anne Loretta
She is survived by her husband of 63 years, Lewis George Fahie; daughter, Mary (Calvin) Payne, Ajax, Ont.; son, Gerard Francis Fahie, Dartmouth; granddaughter, Eleanor Anne Payne-Bouchard. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held today from 2-4 p.m. in Atlantic Funeral Home, 6552 Bayers Rd., Halifax. Funeral mass will be held in St. Clement's Roman Catholic Church, Gaston Road, Dartmouth, on Wednesday at 10 a.m. Private family burial in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations to Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building, QEII, may be made in Anne's memory. Special thanks to the staff of the Dartmouth General Hospital Transitional Care Unit and the Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building, QEII, 5th Floor West. On-line condolences may be made by visiting the website at: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com
GLAVINE, Annie Francis
Left to mourn with fond and loving memories are sons, James Glavine (Lisa), of Bishop's Falls, N.L.; Kevin Glavine (Maureen), of Bridgewater; Michael Glavine (Elizabeth), of Grand Falls-Windsor, N.L.; Luke Glavine (Christine), of Gander, N.L.; Angus Glavine (Maureen), of Topsail, N.L.; Bernie Glavine (Evelyn), of Grand Falls-Windsor, N.L.; and Leo Glavine (Doris), of Kingston; daughters, Genevieve (Reginald Forsey), of St. John's, N.L.; Mary (Louis Rideout), of Bishop's Falls, N.L.; Marion (John Thoms), of Bishop's Falls, N.L. Also leaving to mourn grandchildren, Jennifer, John, and Leo Thoms; Christopher, Stephen and Michael Glavine; Steven and Michael Rideout; Chad and April Glavine; Heather, Mark, and Christopher Forsey; David, Karen, and Maria Glavine; Paul, and Brian Glavine; Peter, and Adam Glavine; Matthew and Nicole Glavine; Jillian Glavine; great- grandchildren, Lucas Rideout, Kyle Glavine, Carmen Anne Glavine, and Mara Ann Arklie. While we grieve her passing, we have been enriched by joyful memories, spiritual blessings and strength of family. Father Linus Coady will conduct the funeral service in Sacred Heart Parish today. Interment will be in the Roman Catholic Cemetery in Bishop's Falls. Pallbearers were sons, Leo, Bernie, Angus, Luke, Michael, Kevin and James. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jim Maidment of Central Funeral Homes. Memorial donations may be made to The Canadian Diabetes Association or The Children's Wish Foundation of Canada.
GOULDING, David Roy
Muriel is survived by daughters, Mary "Mona" (Jeff Roy), Bridgewater; Wanda (Vernon Bush), Lunenburg; Ann (Craig Corkum), Lunenburg; sons, Harry (Lila), Lunenburg; Allan (Kelly) Fortune, Newfoundland; Wayne (Marlene), Bridgewater; Calvin (Peggy), Chester Basin; Glen (Geraldine), Bridgewater; 21 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren; sisters, Margaret, South Carolina; Pauline, Pennsylvania; Linda, Ontario; brothers, Carl, Newfoundland; and Joe, Ontario. She was predeceased by her husband, Robert; daughter, Sheila; two infant children; sisters, Sandra and Beatrice; brothers, Norman, Clyde and Angus, and two infant siblings. Friends are invited to share their memories of Muriel with her family in Dana L. Sweeny Funeral Home, 11213 Highway 3, Lunenburg, today from 7-9 p.m. Funeral mass will be held Wednesday at 10 a.m. in St. Norbert's Roman Catholic Church, Lunenburg, Msgr. William Wamboldt officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Lunenburg. Those desiring may make memorial donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia, Lung Association of Nova Scotia or Canadian Cancer Society. www.sweenyfuneralhome.ca
HEANEY, Margaret Ann
She is survived by her daughters, Brenda (Kent) Haley, Halifax; Sandra (Bill) Sheppard and Lucille (Blaine) Vey, both of Lower Sackville; sons, Oscar (Glenda), Mount Pearl, N.L.; Barry (Shari MacDonald), Ervin and Scott, all of Toronto; sisters, Kay, Newfoundland; Bertha, Ontario; brothers, Austin and Thomas, both of Newfoundland; 11 grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, Wilfred Heaney; brothers, Peter, Jack, David, and Gerald. Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of J. Albert Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd., 149 Herring Cove Rd., Spryfield (477-5601). Visitation will be held 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, October 31. Funeral service will be held 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. John Vianney Catholic Church, Lower Sackville, Father Johnni Matthews officiating. Burial will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations in Margaret's memory may be made to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or Kidney Foundation of Canada, Nova Scotia Branch. A special thank you to the staff of Oceanview Manor for their kindness and compassion. On-line condolences may be made to: firstname.lastname@example.org
LAWRENCE, Ronald Edgar,
W.O., C.D., Ret'd
Surviving are his wife, Dianne; daughters, Deborah (Jim) Chaston, Judi (Craig) Harvey, both of Dartmouth; stepdaughter, Catherine Renouf; stepson, Mark Renouf; sister, Marina (Don) Williams, Dartmouth; brother, Reginald, Ontario; grandchildren, Jared and Brett Chaston, Liam and Brienne Harvey; stepgrandchildren, Caitlin, Anna and Joseph Renouf. Visiting Friday 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. with Legion service 7 p.m., memorial service will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, October 7, in A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home, Portland Street, Dartmouth, Rev. Patricia Mallon officiating. Burial to follow in Mount Hermon Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to Dartmouth General Hospital. E-mails to: email@example.com
MARTIN, John Charles
John was a fisherman for 35 years working with various companies out of Lunenburg and Riverport, and later worked for 14 years with Clearwater until his retirement. He was a member of St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Lunenburg. John enjoyed hunting and spending time with the boys and was a fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs and the Toronto Blue Jays. He will be sadly missed by many.
He is survived by his wife, the former Fred Kristensen; son, Rodney (Angie), Middle LaHave; daughters, Rhonda, Bridgewater; Krista (Troy Brown), Lunenburg; grandchildren, Troy, Jorgen, Kimberley, and Colby; sister, Carol MacDonald, Milton; brother-in-law, Robert Frampton and wife Danielle, New Germany; very special uncle, Frank Janes, Glace Bay, and his family. He was predeceased by granddaughter, Tiffany Nicole; in-laws, Annie and Hiram Frampton. Friends are invited to share their memories of John with his family in Dana L. Sweeny Funeral Home, 11213 Highway 3, Lunenburg, on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Funeral service to celebrate John's life will be held Friday at 2 p.m. in St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church, Lunenburg, Rev. Kenneth Wild officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery, Lunenburg. Flowers from the immediate family only. Memorial donations may be made to St. Andrew's Presbyterian Church or a charity of your choice. www.sweenyfuneralhome.ca
MULLINS, Raymond Pike
He is survived by his loving wife, Beatrice "Bea", Dartmouth; daughter, Doreen Ann Mullins, Dartmouth; son, Wayne (Candy), Mississauga, Ont.; sisters, Jane (Fred) Guest, St. John's, N.L.; Elsie (Jerry) Hall, South Carolina, U.S.A.; brother, Jim (Sheila), St. John's, N.L.; grandchild, Lisa Danielle (Jim) Johnson, Jared Coffin, both of Dartmouth; great-grandchildren, Camden and Sarah. Raymond was predeceased by sisters, Dora Lake (Milltown, N.L.); Julia Mullins (St. John's, N.L.). Visitation will be Sunday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. in A.L. Mattatall Funeral Home, 217 Portland St., Dartmouth, where funeral service will also be held Monday at 1:30 p.m., Michael Kelly of the Woodlawn Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses officiating. Burial in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Parkinson Society Canada, Maritime Region. Special thanks to nurses and staff and to caregivers, Courtney and Renée, at Oakwood Terrace, Unit B. E-mail condolences to: firstname.lastname@example.org
NICKERSON (Cooper), Colleen
On completion of college in St. John's, N.L., Colleen came to Nova Scotia where she was employed with Karuba Clothing. Her spirit and drive enabled her to quickly take on a role in management where she garnered several awards including National Rookie Manager of the Year, Manager of the Year and Visual Merchandiser of the Year. She moved on to Sportelle and then as District Manager with Weekend Edition and in recent years was employed as manager of Addition-Elle in Mic Mac Mall. Colleen's niche was retail and anyone who met her immediately felt as if they were her best friend. She had an incredible sense of humour, could put a smile on anyone's face, and was always the life of any gathering between family and friends.
She made a positive, lasting impression on anyone she met and had built a large clientele who came specifically to shop from her. The void she has left can never be filled and she'll be missed by the hundreds of people whose lives she touched. She leaves to mourn her loving husband, Andrew "Nick"; sons, Tyler (14) and Cameron (7); brother, Gary (Angela) Cooper, Cole Harbour; in-laws, Cliff and Velma Nickerson, Oromocto, N.B.; brothers-in-law, Cliff (Brenda), Geary, N.B.; Kevin (Dianne), Ottawa, Ont.; Tim (Lorraine), Calgary, Alta.; Mark (Julie), Calgary, Alta.; sisters-in-law, Wendy Nickerson, Oromocto, N.B., and Deb Nickerson, Calgary, Alta.; maternal grandmother, Dorothy Compagnon, Stephenville, N.L.; 13 nephews and nieces who will miss "Auntie Colleen"; many aunts, uncles and cousins across Canada and the United States. Arrangements have been entrusted to Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main St., Dartmouth, where Colleen's family will receive friends from 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday, and where the funeral service will be held 11 a.m. Thursday, Rev. Tom Woods officiating. Private family interment will be held in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to a charity of your choice.
Nick, Ty and Cam wish to thank sister-in-law Ang who spent countless hours caring for Colleen, and who became to Colleen a true sister. God bless the many doctors and nurses with palliative care, the nurses of the VON, Dartmouth General Hospital and VG Site, QEII, who cared for Colleen with great compassion over the past several years during her battle. On-line condolences are available through: www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com
NORMAN, Lloyd Richards
Lloyd enjoyed outdoor activities such as skiing, kayaking and riding his ATV. He was a proud member of Christ Anglican Church, and the Gyro and Rotary Clubs. Most recently he was part of a team of volunteer individuals installing Northwood InTouch Emergency Response units in the homes of people needing the service.
In September of 1956 Lloyd and Kay Parsons were married in Windsor. Their son, Jeff, was born in 1957 in Bridgewater and their daughter, Nancy, was born in 1961 in Fredericton, N.B. Lloyd was predeceased by his parents, Augustus and Hannah Belle; two siblings in infancy; sisters, Phyllis and Daphne; brother, Reginald; and his beloved wife and our dear Mother, Kay, in April 2003. Lloyd is survived by sister, Geraldine (Jack Oates); brother, Dave, both of St. John's, N.L.; daughter, Nancy (Greg Morash), Avondale, Hants Co.; son, Jeff (Trina), Barrington, Shelburne Co.; and the two collective apples of his eye, his two wonderful grandsons, Kyle, Yarmouth; and Tristan, Halifax. Nancy, Greg, Jeff, Trina, Kyle and Tristan would also like to acknowledge their father and grandfather's very special friend, Julie Muir. We will all miss you forever and keep you near and dear in our collective hearts. Arrangements for cremation have been entrusted to Lohnes Funeral Service, 419 Albert St., Windsor (902-798-8317), where the family will receive visitors from 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, October 10. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, October 11 in Christ Church Anglican, King Street, Windsor, Rev. David Curry officiating. Interment will take place in Maplewood Cemetery, Windsor, with a reception to be held in the funeral home's Elmcroft Reception Centre. Donation's in memory of Lloyd R. Norman may be made to a charity of ones choice. Private messages of condolence may be made in the "Guest Book" at: www.familycare.ca
POOLE, Donald A.
Don married the love of his life, Ann (Gillam), in 1952. Together they raised their boys in a generous, loving and caring home. Don revered Ann and his sons and they him. Don was much loved and will be deeply missed by his wife, Ann; sons, Jeff (Carolyn), Calgary, Alta.; David (Sandra), West Brooklyn; Steven (Lorna), Carlisle, Ont.; grandchildren, Heather, Megan, Gillian and Julia; sisters, Gwen Molnar, Cheektowaga, N.Y.; and Madge Steeves, Moncton, N.B.; special cousins, Cyril Poole and Ed Poole; special sister-in-law, Rhoda Wells, and many nieces, nephews, brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, friends and neighbors. He was predeceased by granddaughter, Emily; sisters, Gladys Paton and Geneva Wells. Visitation will be held 7-9 p.m., Sunday, October 15, in H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, 5 Leverett Ave., Kentville, where funeral service will be 2 p.m., Monday October 16. A reception will follow in the funeral home. Interment will take place in the Garden of Rest Columbarium at St. James Anglican Church, Kentville. In lieu of flowers, donations in memory may be made to the V.O.N. or Canadian Cancer Society. Private condolences to the family may be made at: email@example.com
SMITH, Pauline Harriet "Pat"
Pauline is survived by her son, Douglas (Juanita) Chase; grandsons, Paul and Matthew Chase, all of Florida. She is also survived by brothers, Ernest Pyke and Chester (Doris) McNutt of Ontario, as well as many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by husband, Walter Elnitsky, and husband, Gordon Smith. Pauline lived for many years in Alberta and Ontario returning to Nova Scotia to live in the Truro area. She was known for her great sense of humour and enjoyed getting together with her friends. Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. prior to the 11 a.m. memorial service with Rev. Brian DeLong officiating on Wednesday, October 25, in Mattatall Funeral Home, 55 Young St., Truro. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice. Private messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting the guest book at: www.mattatallfh.com
WALTERS, Olive "Libby"
WHITE, Gerald Pike
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