CHALLONER, Roy Donald
CHALLONER, Roy Donald - 77, Villa St. Joseph du Lac, Dayton, Yarmouth Co., died February 17, 1999, in the villa. Born in Deerfield, Yarmouth Co., he was a son of the late Albert and Alice (Batuh) Challoner. He was a veteran of the Second World War. He was self-employed most of his working life. Surviving are stepmother, Hattie Challoner, Port Maitland, Yarmouth Co.; daughters, Joan Smith, Arcadia, Yarmouth Co.; Alice, Toronto; son, Dawson, Port Maitland; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Charlotte Gratto. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today, funeral 2 p.m. Friday, both in Sweeny's Funeral Home chapel, Yarmouth, Rev. Don Moses officiating. Burial in Darlings Lake Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
BOUTILIER - In loving memory of a wonderful father, father-in-law and grandfather, Donald, who passed away May 10, 1996.
Remembering you is easy,
Dad, we do it everyday.
Missing you is a heartache, that never goes away.
We do not need a special day,
To bring you to our hearts and minds.
The days we do not think of you are impossible to find.
They say time heals all sorrow and helps us to forget,
But time has only shown us,
That the love you had for us is something we cherish yet.
Sadly missed and loved by daughter Stella, Kenny, son Donald, daughter-in-law Jeannie and grandchildren Travis, Tyler and Trent.
GLENHAM - In loving memory of Gordon Glenham who passed away February 9th, 1998.
For all who loved you
It's hard to believe
That a year has passed
And still we grieve.
Gordon was a loving and devoted husband and father and was especially close to his grandchildren Kye, Oliver, Max and Nicholas.
We miss you terribly, Dad.
Forever loved and cherished, The Glenham Clan
DIADICK, Fred Leon
DIADICK, Fred Leon - 87, Truro, died Friday, January 14, 2000, at the Glenview Lodge Nursing Home. Born in 1912, in Vinnitsa, Ukraine, to Leon and Anna (Sylvester) Diadick. He emigrated to Canada in 1924 with his mother and sister, and attended high school and business in Saint John, N.B. Fred later moved to Middleton and in 1937, married Pauline Thompson. He joined his brothers-in-law in the formation of Thompson's Transfer, where he was office manager for more than 30 years. Active on the Middleton Town Council, Fred was a charter member of the Middleton Lions Club. He was a member of the Masonic Order Ionic Lodge and in 1998, received his 50-year Jewel from the Philae Temple, Halifax. He was also a life member of the Annabelle Chapter 31, Order of the Easter Star, and belonged to the First Baptist Church, Truro, where Fred and Pauline moved in 1975. Fred's retirement activities included fraternal memberships, bridge, gardening, travel and the well-being of his family, to whom he was "Gimpy". A loving father and devoted husband, Fred is survived by his wife, Pauline (Thompson); four daughters and three sons-in-law, Rosalind Annis, Lethbridge, Alta.; Sandra and David Brand, Ithaca, N.Y.; Karen and Ted Casselman, Cheverie, Hants Co.; Cynthia and Dwight Tanner, Victoria, B.C. He is survived by grandchildren, David Annis, Lethbridge and Carol Newnham, Calgary; Leslie Cloutier, Fairport, N.Y. and Robyn Adams, Rochester, N.Y.; Tracy Casselman, Cheverie and Tanya Casselman, Richmond Hill, Ont.; five great-grandchildren. Fred was predeceased by his sister, Dora MacLaughlin. Funeral services will be held at Mattatall Funeral Home, 55 Young St., Truro, on Wednesday, January 19, at 2 p.m. Family flowers only. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia. A Masonic service and interment will be held at the Nictaux Cemetery, Middleton, on Thursday, January 20, at 1:30 p.m., with Roop Funeral Home assisting.
PAYZANT (Elliott), Shirley Elizabeth
PAYZANT (Elliott), Shirley Elizabeth - 66, Bedford, went to be with her Savior on December 3, 1999, in Halifax. Born in Economy, she was a daughter of Frances Elliott, Winnipeg, and the late James Rallin Elliott. Shirley devoted her life to her family and serving her Lord through sharing her life story in speaking engagements and her published book of poetry. She was a member of Temple Baptist Church, past president of Sackville Kinettes and was involved with Girl Guides. Shirley loved life and lived it to the fullest. She travelled extensively with her husband, John and one by one traveled with her grandchildren to Montreal by train. She was past chairman of the Christian Women's Club and touched many lives in that capacity. She is survived by her beloved husband of 48 years, John Payzant; sons, James (Kristine), Sackville; Larry (Teresa), Sackville, N.B.; Jeffrey (Nancy), Middle Sackville; Andrew (Tanya), Sackville; daughter, Elizabeth Pearce (Bob), Sackville; grandchildren, Rob Payzant, Jamie Payzant, Darren Payzant, Tara Payzant, Michael Payzant, Matthew Payzant, Mark Payzant, Sarah (Tony) dePutter, Jason Rockwell, Laura Rockwell, Amanda Rockwell, Jessica Rockwell, Samantha Rockwell, Benjamin Rockwell, Nicole Payzant, Jenna Payzant, Bradley Payzant. Shirley was also thrilled to have two great-grandchildren, Brooke Payzant, Emma dePutter; brothers, Stanley Owen (Ollie), Campbell River, B.C.; Bernard (Lorraine), North Vancouver, B.C.; sister, Joyce Kasian (Norman), Winnipeg, Man.; mother-in-law, Sadie Payzant, Bishopville; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by brother Eugene Elliott and brother-in-law, Clyde Payzant. Visitation will be held 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, in T.K. Barnard Funeral Home, 1216 Bedford Highway, Bedford. Funeral service will be held 12 p.m. Monday, in Temple Baptist Church, 1000 Sackville Dr., Pastor G. Leslie Somers and Pastor Glenn Goode officiating. Reception following at the church. Burial will be at 3 p.m. in Bishopville Cemetery, Bishopville. Donations may be made to the Temple Baptist Church. This beautiful lady, loving Mom and Grandmom is resting now and forever In the Palm of His Hand.
WILSON, Isabel Ruth
WILSON, Isabel Ruth - 82, died February l4, l999, in Wexford Nursing Home, Scarborough, Ont. Born in Amherst, she was a daughter of the late John Isaac and Addie Rees. Surviving are sons, Howard, Halifax; Wayne, Glen Robertson, Ont.; David, Brampton, Ont.; daughter, Diane (Mrs. Brian Rennie), Calgary; four grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, W. Howard; sisters, Mildred McIntyre, Nan Langille; brothers, Jamie, Clary. Memorial service was held February 17 in Simple Alternative Funeral Home, Mississauga. Burial in Brampton Memorial Gardens, Brampton. Donations to the Alzheimer Society.
MacPHERSON, Margaret Pauline "Bud"
MacPHERSON, Margaret Pauline "Bud" - 74, 17 Tooker Street, Yarmouth, died March 3, 2000, at home. Born in Yarmouth, she was a daughter of the late Francis Casimir and Margaret (Muise) Boudreau. She was a homemaker. Surviving are sons, Michael, Paul, Yarmouth; daughter, Pat Gascoigne, Yarmouth; sisters, Veronica DeViller, Melbourne; Louise Prince, Charlestown, Mass.; three grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, John "Red" MacPherson; brother, Cuzzy. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, in H.M. Huskilson's Funeral Home Ltd., 29 Albert St., Yarmouth. Funeral 10 a.m. Tuesday, in Notre Dame of Fatima Roman Catholic Church, Rev. John MacPherson officiating. Burial in Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery, Yarmouth at a later date. Family flowers only. Donations to VON Yarmouth Branch.
TOBEY, Margaret Elliott
TOBEY, Margaret Elliott - 96, Port Hood, died Monday October 4, 1999, in Port Hawkesbury Nursing Home. Born in Black River, Pictou Co., she was a daughter of the late Dan and Jessie (Grant) Elliot. She was a member of St. Stephen's United Church, Port Hood and a lifetime member of St. Stephen's UCW. She was a member of the Port Hood Branch of the Canadian Red Cross and a retired school teacher. Surviving are daughters, Barbara (Cameron) Gillis and Jerome, South West Margaree; Brenda MacIsaac and Angus, Port Hood; grandchildren, Rodger Cameron, Kentville; Kelly Cameron, Port Hood; Tobey MacKenzie, Port Hood; Colin MacKenzie, Calgary; Michael MacIsaac, Port Hood; Matthew MacIsaac, Port Hood; great-grandchildren, Brett Cameron, Port Hood; Reid Cameron, Kentville; Hillary Cameron, Kentville. She was predeceased by her husband, Walter Tobey; sisters, Frances Cameron, Lyna Murray; brother, Albert Elliott. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Wednesday in the St. Stephen's United Church Hall. Funeral service for the late Mrs. Tobey will be 2 p.m. Thursday in St. Stephen's United Church, Port Hood, Rev. Linda Townsend and Rev. Don Willmer officiating. Interment in Union Cemetery, Port Hood. Family flowers only please. Donations may be made to St. Stephen's United Church, Port Hawkesbury Nursing Home or charity of choice. Arrangements under the direction of Inverness Funeral Home.
PUTNAM, Norma Louise
PUTNAM, Norma Louise - 79, passed away peacefully on October 4, 1999, in Hillcrest Manor, Truro. Born in Brookvale, she was a daughter of the late Sidney and Alice (Butcher) McKeen (Middle Musquodoboit). She was a registered nurse, having trained at Victoria General Hospital, Halifax, and worked for a number of years in Toronto, and in later years at Truro Hospital. She is survived by her daughter, Heather Edwards, Truro; grandchildren, Robert, Vance, Heidi, Nicki, all of Truro; two great-grandchildren; daughter-in-law, Barbara, Belmont, Colchester Co.; sisters, Lillian (Mrs. Shirley McDormand), Bridgewater; Ruth (Mrs. Ron Mowatt), Truro; brother, Norman (Chris) McKeen, Ontario. She was predeceased by her husband, Dave; son, David; brothers, Milton, Gordon, Kenneth, Charles, John; sisters, Isabel, Dorothy Eisan, Edith Staples. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today, funeral 2 p.m. Wednesday, both in Mattatall Funeral Home, Truro, Rev. Bobbie Fillier officiating. Burial in Middle Stewiacke Cemetery. Donations to the Kidney Foundation of Canada, Nova Scotia Branch.
RICHARDS, Gordon Wallace Joseph
RICHARDS, Gordon Wallace Joseph - 75, Olivet Street, Halifax, died January 15, 1999, in the VG Site, QEII. Born in Halifax, he was the son of the late William and Ida (Richards) Richards. He was a member of St. Catherines Roman Catholic Church Halifax. He served in the merchant marines during the Second World War, and was employed at CFB Dockyards, Stadacona for 33 years. He was member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Fairview Branch. Surviving are his wife, the former Lorraine Smith; son, William (Bill), Edmonton; daughter, Valerie (Mrs. Michael Matthews), Purcells Cove, Halifax Co.; sisters, Margaret Roden, Bedford; Betty Davidson, Thunder Bay, Ont.; four grandchildren. He was predeceased by sisters, Evelyn Lager, Doris Marshall. Cremation has taken place under the direction of J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax. Memorial service 3 p.m. Monday in St. Catherines of Siena Roman Catholic Church, Rev. Raymond March officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations to palliative care unit, VG Site, QEII or Canadian Cancer Society.
WILSON, James Blake
WILSON, James Blake - Died suddenly in his residence Thursday, December 9, 1999, Jamie Wilson in his 41st year. Jamie had worked at Investors Group for several years and was active in St. Catharine's Rowing Club as director, captain and coach; and in the Ontario Rowing Association as director. Beloved father of Justin; will be missed by Marissa, Amber and Christine; dear brother of Jeff (Theresa), St. Catharine's, Ont.; John (Shelia), Truro; Jerry (Karen), Ottawa; Joe (Yvonne), Orleans, Ont.; David (Bridggette) Stouffville, Ont.; many nieces; nephews; friends. He was predeceased by his mother, Carolyn (1993); father, David (1996). Memorial donations to McMaster Bone Marrow Transplant Fund, c/o Dr. Walker, McMaster University, 1200 Main Street.
ROBINSON - In loving memory of Edward Robinson, who passed away, February 20, 1962.
You're not forgotten father, dear
Nor ever shall you be;
As long as life and memory last,
I shall remember thee.
God Bless from the Robinson family.