WALTERS, Norman Cluett
WALTERS, Norman Cluett - 66, Spryfield, died Saturday, May 22, 1999, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Spryfield, he was a son of Fanny (Cluett) Walters, Spryfield, and the late George Walters. A lifelong resident of Spryfield, he was a member of Emmanuel Church, retired from Maritime Tel & Tel, where he had worked for 38 years. Norm was an avid sportsman, involved with Senior and Old-timers Hockey, softball, horseshoes and fishing. He was also a musician, playing for the Newfoundland Club, Dartmouth Serenaders and Tri-lights. He was a member and past president of the Halifax Jaycees, formerly involved with Junior Achievement and Spryfield Lion's Club. Surviving are his wife, the former Ruth Donnelly; sons, Gary, at home; Brian and wife Shauna, Medicine Hat, Alta.; Brad and wife Pamela, Harrietsfield; daughter, Debbie and husband Don Parsons, Halifax; brothers, Douglas and wife Elva, Sackville; Terry, Fredericton; sister, Donna and husband Robert Wilson, Jacksonville, Fla.; grandchildren, Melissa Parsons, Caitlin Parsons, Cameron Walters. He was predeceased by brothers, George "Buddy", Donald in infancy. We thank our Dad for the gifts of music and the love of sport that he has given us. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m,. Monday, May 24, in J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Rd., Halifax. Funeral 2 p.m. Tuesday, May 25, in Emmanuel Anglican Church, Rev. Val Rhymes officiating. Burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Reception following in Emmanuel Church Hall. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society of Emmanuel Anglican Church.
ETTINGER, Albert Edward
ETTINGER, Albert Edward - 69, Hardwood Lands, passed away Saturday, May 22, 1999, in Colchester Regional Hospital, Truro. Born in Georgefield, he was a son of the late Nelson and Mildred (McFetridge) Ettinger. He was a nature lover who enjoyed walking in the woods, hunting, fishing and feeding the birds. He loved to dance and enjoyed old time fiddle music. He enjoyed his family, friends, and especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He is survived by his wife, the former Elizabeth Clark; daughters, Judy and husband Grant Lively, Maitland; Marilyn and husband Everett Clarke, West Indian Road; Sheila and husband Wilfred Crowe, Debert; granddaughters, Rhonda and husband Colin Williams, North Salem Crossroad; Darlene Lively, Maitland; grandsons, Grant Lively, Miramichi, N.B.; Rodney Clarke, West Indian Road; great-grandsons, Dustin and Wyatt Williams; sisters, Shirley and husband Earle Johnson, Sydney; Katherine Douglas, Halifax; Freda Welner, Moncton, N.B.; brother, Victor and wife Gerry Ettinger, Kingston; sister-in-law, Minna Ettinger; extended family, Maxine and Diana; Judy, Dave, Debbie, Denise and Douglas; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brother, William. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today, May 23, in Ettinger Funeral Home, Shubenacadie, from where funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Monday, May 24, Rev. Kim Little officiating. Burial will follow in St. John the Baptist Anglican Cemetery, Latties Brook. In lieu of flowers, donations to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or St. John the Baptist Cemetery fund.
MAY, Sidney Edward
MAY, Sidney Edward - 86, Windsor Junction, died May 22, 1999, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. Born in Lena, Man., he was a son of the late Sidney and Mary (Simmonds) May. He was retired from Guildfords Ltd. for many years. He worked at Glubes, was a farmer and also served overseas in the Armed Forces (Black Watch) during the Second World War. Surviving are son, Jim, Windsor Junction; brother, Robert, Vancouver; sister, Doris Franklin, Melville, Sask. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Frances Murial Parnell; brother, Cusiac. Visitation 7-9 p.m. Monday, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Tuesday in Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Dr., Lower Sackville. Funeral 2 p.m. Wednesday in St. Thomas Anglican Church, Fall River, Rev. Arthur Nash officiating. Burial in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Lower Sackville. In lieu of flowers, donations to The Lung Association.
COLE, William Newton
COLE, William Newton - 92, Windsor, passed away Saturday, May 22, 1999, in Dykeland Lodge, Windsor, where he had resided for the past three years. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Robert Samuel and Effie Maud (Ernst) Cole. He was a carpenter and painter by trade, working in Halifax and Dartmouth areas for a number of years. He moved to the Valley from Westphal in the late 1960s. He was a loving father and grandfather who will be sadly missed by all who knew him. Surviving are daughters, Joan Harrington, Prospect; Elsie (Mrs. Harry Hopper), Windsor; Florence (Mrs. William Corkum), Mount Pleasant; sons, William, Middleton; Edward, Lantz; Robert, Dartmouth; sisters, Clara Isabella Rhyno, Kentville; Elsie Lillian Rogers, Lawrencetown; brother, Clifford, Halifax; 24 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Greta Viola Brewer; sisters, Jennie Irene Merrigan, Florence May Thurston. Visitation will be 2-4 p.m. today in Lindsay's Windsor Funeral Home, 194 King St., from where funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Monday, Rev. E. E. Hill officiating. Burial to follow in Maplewood Cemetery, Windsor. Family flowers only, donations to a charity of choice.
LEE, Young Il
LEE, Young Il - 59, Halifax, died May 22, 1999, in the New Halifax Infirmary, QEII. He owned and operated Coombes Lunch & Gift on Gottingen Street for 22 years. Surviving are his wife, Kwang; daughters, Yun Sun, Min Sun. Visitation 2-4 p.m. today, funeral 11 a.m. Monday, both in Snow's Funeral Home, Windsor Street. No flowers by request. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society.
BEATON (Hirtle), Eva Mae
BEATON (Hirtle), Eva Mae - 59, Lower Sackville, died May 22, 1999, in the VG Site, QEII. Born in New Elm, Lunenburg Co., she was a daughter of the late Currie and Dorenda (Zwicker) Hirtle. She had worked at Dominion Stores and the Bank of Nova Scotia. At the time of her death she was employed at the Fairview Villa Nursing Home as a personal care worker. Surviving are her husband, Donald Beaton; sons, Stephen, at home; Michael and his wife Deanna; granddaughter, Rebecca, Timberlea; brothers, Berlyn, Northfield, Queens Co.; Randall, Maitland Bridge, Annapolis Co.; Douglas, Kempt, Queens Co.; Wilfred, Berwick; Glenwood, St. Catharines, Ont.; sisters, Frances Hart, Kamloops, B.C.; Flossie Matthews, Gibson's, B.C.; Evelyn MacFarlane, Winnipeg; Norma Clark, Westville; Dale Jewers, Moser River; Lynn Preeper, Cole Harbour; Gilda O'Connor, Dartmouth; Effie Lowe, Canning; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by brothers, Daniel (Bridgewater); James (Kempt). Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Monday, funeral service 1 p.m. Tuesday, both in Atlantic Funeral Home, 125 Sackville Dr., Lower Sackville, Rev. Marion Lloy officiating. Burial to follow in Oakridge Memory Garden, Lower Sackville. Family flowers only. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society.
SPENCER, Rev. Maxwell Boynton
SPENCER, Rev. Maxwell Boynton - 83, Digby, died May 21, 1999, in Tideview Terrace. Born in Glace Bay, he was a son of the late Frederick and Amy (Kelley) Spencer. He was a veteran of the Second World War; Baptist Minister for many years; a member of the Bear River Baptist Church. Surviving are daughter, Reta Haight, Dulaps Cove, Annapolis Co.; son, Carmen, Port Wade, Annapolis Co.; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his wife, Lottie; great-grandson, Neville. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in Jayne's Funeral Home, 7 Birch St., Digby. Funeral 2 p.m. Monday in Sandy Cove Baptist Church, Rev. Quincy Collins and Rev. Lloyd Stewart officiating. Burial in Sandy Cove Baptist Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations to Bear River Baptist Church.
FREEMAN, Melvin E.
FREEMAN - To my Dad, Melvin E. Freeman, who passed away May 23, 1976.
This month brings such deep regret, How ironic it has also been 23 years
They say that memories fade but I disagree, We think about you every day.
Sadly missed by Linda
RANDALL, Douglas C.
RANDALL - In loving memory of a dear father, Douglas C., who passed away May 23, 1979.
Silent memories keep you near, As time unfolds another year,
No longer in our lives to share, But in our hearts you are always there.
Always remembered and loved by son, David and daughter-in-law Donna.
RANDALL, Douglas C.
RANDALL - In loving memory of our dad, Douglas, who passed away May 23rd 1979.
The month of May comes with deep regret,
It brings back memories, We will never forget.
No farewells were spoken, No time to say good-bye,
You were gone before we knew it, And only God knows why.
It broke our hearts to lose you, But you did not go alone,
Part of us went with you, The day God called you home.
Forever loved and missed Jean, Rose and Margaret
GLENISTER, Mary G.
GLENISTER, Mary G. - 97, died October 31, 1999, in Melville Heights, Halifax. The last surviving member of her immediate family, the youngest daughter of the late Michael and Mary (Penny) Burke, she was born in St. Jacques, Nfld. Educated in St. Patrick's School and Mount St. Vincent Academy, she lived most of her life in Halifax. She attended St. Thomas Aquinas Church for many years and was a member of its Catholic Women's League. She is survived by sons, Paul (Elizabeth) and Peter (Gloria), Halifax; granddaughters, Joan Chaddock (Walter Judge), Halifax; Kristen (Kevin) Rosen, Toronto; Alisha, Halifax; grandson, Devin, Halifax; two great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandson. She was predeceased by her husband, Dr. Ernest Glenister; son, John Michael; brothers, Thomas and Oswald; sisters, Ethel Coleman, Hilda, Evangeline and Frances Burke. Visitation in Snow's Funeral Home, Windsor Street, 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and Tuesday. Funeral 10 a.m. Wednesday in St. Thomas Aquinas Church. Burial in Gate of Heaven Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society.
THURMAN, John Henry "Jack"
THURMAN, John Henry "Jack" - 70, Toney River, Pictou Co., formerly of Ontario, died October 29, 1999, in Sutherland Harris Memorial Hospital, Pictou. Born in Scarborough, Ont. March 9, 1929, he was a son of the late William and Francelina (Coe) Thurman. He worked for Arrowhead Copper & Brass Company, Toronto, for 38 years retiring in July 1989, after which he and his wife moved to Toney River in 1990. Surviving are his wife, Jean (MacDonald), formerly of New Glasgow; daughters, Vicki Rynsoever, Post Road, Pictou; Debbie Heron, Mississauga, Ont.; Cindy Prentice, Mississauga, Ont.; son, Glenn, Toronto; four granddaughters; sisters, Wilma Lehman, Mississauga; Bernice Hunter, Toronto; brothers, Gordon, Georgetown, Ont.; Robert, Toronto; several nieces and nephews. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, funeral 2 p.m. Tuesday, both in McLaren Funeral Home, Pictou, Rev. Janette Fleischer officiating. Burial in Riverbank Cemetery, Toney Mills. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society, The Lodge that Gives, Halifax, or the Riverbank Cemetery, Toney Mills.