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Digby obituaries for March thru October 2004


2004 Robert Gordon MOORE

died on Thursday, March 4, 2004 Source: 'PASSAGES' The Long and Brier Island News Submitter: Robert Green Obituary contained surnames BURNS, DEVEAU, MOORE, RYAN, TITUS

MOORE, Robert Gordon - 78, died March 4 2004, in QEII Health Sciences Centre, Halifax. Born in Freeport, he was the son of the late Edwin and Hattie MOORE. He was a former employee of Davis Fish Firm, Connors Bros., in Freeport, D B Kenny Ltd. in Westport, and even tried his hand at fishing. To his family and friends, Robert was known as 'Popeye'. He is survived by his second wife, Dorothy, of Plympton; three daughters, Louise (Walter) RYAN, Freeport; Marie (Leo) DEVEAU, Salmon River; Joyce (Gordon) BURNS, Metegan; two sons, Wayne (Holly) MOORE, Donald (Deanna) MOORE,both of Digby, two brothers, Ivan (Janet) MOORE, Arthur (Helen)MOORE, both of Freeport; eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; two nieces and eight nephews; seven step-daughters and eight stepsons. He was predeceased by his first wife, Alice; two grandsons, Robert and Troy Ryan, a sister, Nellie; a brother Ervin; three nephews, Harry, Melbourne and Gerald TITUS. Cremation has taken place. Donations may be made to the Freeport Baptist Church, the Heart and Stroke Foundation, QEII Health Sciences Center or a charity of choice.

2004 Thomas Norman DEVEAU

died on Thursday, March 11, 2004 Source: The Halifax Herald Submitter: CLR Obituary contained surnames DEVEAU, LEBLANC, MACPHERSON, MUISE, SAULNIER

DEVEAU, Thomas Norman – 69, Barnard Street, Yarmouth, passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2004 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born August 25, 1934 in Hectanooga, Digby Co., he was a son of the late George Alexander and Catherine Marie (SAULNIER) DEVEAU. He was a retired clerk with Canada Post. He was a member of Notre Dame parish, Yarmouth, and he loved camping with his wife as well as gardening. Surviving are his wife, Annette M. (MUISE) DEVEAU; children, Charles, Yarmouth; Kenneth (Debbie), Salmon River; Donna (Patrick) LEBLANC, Yarmouth; a brother, John (Vange) DEVEAU, Kingston, NS; Cecile (Billy) MUISE, Yarmouth; grandchildren, Amy, April, Jeremy, Jennifer, Alex, Alyson, Samantha; great-grandchildren, Josh, Robbie, Aislyn. He was predeceased by brothers, Wilfred, Eric; a sister, Rita. Visitation was from 2-4, 7-9 Friday, with prayers at 8 PM, both in H.M. Huskilson’s Funeral Home, 29 Albert Street, Yarmouth. Funeral was 11 AM, Saturday, March 13 from Notre Dame of Fatima Church, 7 Bond Street, Yarmouth, Father John MACPHERSON officiated. Interment will take place at a later date in Our Lady of Calvary Cemetery, Yarmouth. It has been requested that there be family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to the Canadian Diabetes Association or to the Nova Scotia Heart & Stroke Foundation. On-line condolences may be sent to: huskilsonatns.sympatico.ca

2004 George Edward "Ed" MUISE

died on Wednesday, May 19, 2004 Source: The Halifax Herald Limited Submitter: CLR Obituary contained surnames CROWELL, EVERETT, FRASER, JAMES, MACCORMACK, MUISE, PYNE, ROBICHEAU, THURBER

MUISE, George Edward "Ed" - 66, Central Grove, Digby Co., passed away May 19, 2004, in Digby General Hospital. Born in Digby, he was a son of the late Louise EVERETT (MUISE). He served with the Canadian Military from 1954 - 1961 and later served with the Canadian Coast Guard for 24 years until retiring in 1995. He was past president of the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch No. 92, Freeport. He is survived by his wife, Margaret (PYNE) MUISE; daughters, Heather FRASER, Williams Lake, B.C.; Amanda (Stephen) CROWELL, Falmouth, Hants Co.; stepdaughters, Pamela THURBER, Freeport; Crystal (Wayne) ROBICHEAU, Digby; stepsons, Everett (Linda) PYNE, Digby; Terry (Jacquie) PYNE, Port Williams, Kings Co.; sister, Linda (Wayne) JAMES, Calgary, Alta.; sister-in-law, Marg MUISE, Williams Lake, B.C.; grandchildren, Christopher FRASER, Dartmouth; Amanda FRASER, Williams Lake, B.C.; step grandchildren, Justin, Shannon, Tiffany, Matthew, Bradley and Leijsa. He was predeceased by brothers, Larry and Tom. Visitation 7-9 p.m. today in Jayne's Funeral Home, 7 Birch St., Digby, and 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Friday in Freeport Baptist Church where a funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, Rev. Robert MACCORMACK officiating. Interment in Central Haven Cemetery, Central Grove, Digby Co. In lieu of flowers, donations to the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or Digby Hospice Society.

2004 J. Phillip GOGUEN

died on Thursday, May 20, 2004 Source: The Halifax Herald Limited Submitter: CLR Obituary contained surnames BELDING, BILLARD, DRISCOLL, GOGUEN, OICKLE, ROSS, WINCHESTER

GOGUEN, J. Phillip (WO ret'd) - 68, Smith's Cove, Digby Co., passed away May 20, 2004, at home. Born in Saint John, N.B., he was a son of the late John and Gladys (WINCHESTER) GOGUEN. Phillip was a serviceman for 45 years, having served with the RCAF for three years, and then served with the Canadian Guards, employed as an instructor training new infantry personnel. He was then posted to CFB Cornwallis where he was an instructor of new recruits. After retiring in 1986, he was employed with HMCS Acadia as an instructor of Naval Cadets. He was a member of the Canadian Guards Association and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion in Digby and Bear River. Phillip had three loves: his family, his garden, hunting and fishing. Phillip and his close friends from the services established a hunting camp in Lake Rossingnol area which continued on for 31 years. He was an avid sportsman excelling in baseball and hockey. He is survived by his wife, Muriel (OICKLE); daughters, Gail (Robert) DRISCOLL, Halifax; Kathy (Billy) ROSS, Smith's Cove; sons, Barry (Colleen), Halifax; Michael (Cindy), Cambridge, Kings Co.; sister, Valerie BELDING, Saint John, N.B.; grandchildren, Shawna, Nichole, Rachael, Paul, Stephen, and Shaylyn; great-granddaughter, Emma. He was predeceased by his brother, Lawrence. No visitation. A funeral service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday in Jayne's Funeral Home, 7 Birch St., Digby, Rev. Keith BILLARD officiating. Donations to a charity of choice.

2004 Edwina Elizabeth McCULLOUGH

died on Thursday, May 20, 2004 Source: The Halifax Herald Limited Submitter: CLR Obituary contained surnames FRANKLIN, MCCULLOUGH

McCULLOUGH, Edwina Elizabeth - 83, of Sandy Cove, passed away May 20, 2004, in Digby General Hospital, Digby. She was a principal for Digby Neck Consolidated School for 24 years having taught in Nova Scotia for 41 years. She was a devoted aunt, a true friend, and an avid reader and quilter. She is survived by sisters-in-law, Doris MCCULLOUGH and Mimi MCCULLOUGH, both of Mink Cove, Digby Co.; Joyce MCCULLOUGH, Little River, Digby Co.; Gwen FRANKLIN, Digby; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by brothers, Edmund, Charles, Roy, Sidney, Russell, Cereno and Richard; sister, Mary Agnes in infancy. No visitation or service by request. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society. Arrangements entrusted to Jayne's Funeral Home, 7 Birch St., Digby.

2004 Marie Alberta THOMAS

died on Wednesday, May 26, 2004 Source: The Chronicle Herald, Halifax Submitter: Robert Green Obituary contained surnames DELANEY, MACGRAY, PERRY, SMALL, STEVENS, SULLIVAN, THOMAS

THOMAS, Marie Alberta - 75, Freeport, Digby County, passed away May 26, 2004, in Digby General Hospital, Digby. Born in Freeport, Digby County, she was a daughter of the late Albert MaCGRAY and Lyla (STEVENS) PERRY. She was a member of Freeport Baptist Church, Women's Missionary Society and the Super Seniors, Freeport. Marie was an Avon representative for 22 years. She is survived by daughter Deborah THOMAS, Digby; son Roger (Christine), Freeport Digby County; grandchildren, Adam, Bear River, Thomas DELANEY, Westport, Melanie SULLIVAN, Digby, Roy and Yvette SMALL, Westport; great-grandcchildren, Makayla, Caitlynn, Adrian, Amber SULLIVAN and Travis SULLIVAN. She was predeceased by husband, Frank Ernest THOMAS; stepmother, Blanche PERRY. Visitation 7-9 p.m today in Freeport Baptist Church, where funeral services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Rev. Robert MacCormack officiating. Interment in Brookside Cemetery, Freeport. Donations to Freeport Baptist Church or Lung Association of Nova Scotia.

2004 Elfreda Mae GOSSON

died on Friday, May 28, 2004 Source: The Halifax Herald Limited Submitter: CLR Obituary contained surnames AMERO, BAIN, BOURQUE, DALEY, EDWARDSON, GOSSON, HAIGHT, INNIS, MACLEOD, THIBODEAU

GOSSON, Elfreda Mae - 87, Plympton, Digby Co., passed away peacefully May 28, 2004, at home. Born in Plympton, Digby Co., she was a daughter of the late William and Mabel (HAIGHT) MACLEOD. Elfreda spent 70 years serving her Lord and Savior, and was loved greatly by her five children, grandchildren and all who knew her. She was loving and caring to everyone she met. She shucked clams for many years and made many wonderful friends. Elfreda also had many hobbies which included sewing, knitting and playing both card and board games. She is survived by daughters, Melba AMERO, Plympton; Beverly (Melvin) EDWARDSON, Thorold, Ont.; Vera (Bill) BOURQUE, Plympton; son, Robert, Plympton; stepdaughter, Marie THIBODEAU, Plympton; 11 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and three great great-grandchildren; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Louis James GOSSON; son, Charles; granddaughter, Kimberly-Ann AMERO-DALEY; brothers, Ben and Robie; four sisters in infancy. Visitation will be held from 7-9 p.m. today, 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Sunday, both in Jayne's Funeral Home, Weymouth North. Funeral service will be held 2 p.m. Monday in Plympton Baptist Church, Pastor Frank INNIS and Assistant Pastor Ivan BAIN officiating. Interment in Bloomfield Cemetery. Donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Canadian Diabetes Association.

2004 Howard Cottreau

died on Wednesday, June 23, 2004 Source: Digby Courier Submitter: COTTREAU, ROBERT Obituary contained surnames BOND, COTTREAU, CRESS, FISHER, GUADET, LATHAM, THERIAULT, TILLER, WILLAMSON, WILLIAMSON

COTTREAU, Howard Charles- 80 of Digby passed away peacefully June 21,2004 in Digby General Hospital, four days before his 81st birthday. Born in Plymouth, Yarmouth Co. he was the son of the late Hugh and Jane (BOND) COTTREAU. He was a member of the Saint Patrick's Catholic Chruch, the Knights of Columbus, Past member of the Digby Town Coucil and Digby Volunteer Fire Department. He owned and operated Fashion Cleaners for many years and was an avid bingo player. He was a loving husband, father and grandfather. Surviving are his wife Thelma (LATHAM); daughters, Barbara GUADET, Yarmouth; Dianne (Harold Jr.) THERIAULT, Waterford, Digby Co.; Sheila, Toronto; Wanda (Jeffery) FISHER, West Virgina; Nicole (Mark) CRESS , Bear River; sons Robert (Beverly), Digby and Joesph, Digby; Sisters, Elizabeth WILLAMSON, Michigan and Florence TILLER,Vancouver; Brothers, Michael and Arthur both of Yarmouth; thirteen grandchildren; and one great grandchild; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister, Marie and brother Edward in infancy. Visitation 2-4 & 7-9 and prayers 8:00pm Wednesday in Jaynes Funeral Home, 7 Birth Street, Digby. Funeral service 11:00am Thursday in Saint Patrick's Catholic Church, Rev. Keith Billard officiating. Interment in Madonna Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations can be made to the Digby General Hospital.

2004 Arnold M. TITUS

died on Wednesday, June 30, 2004 Source: Passages (newspaper) Submitter: John Thurber Obituary contained surnames JOHNSON, LENT, OUTHOUSE, PATTERSON, TITUS, VANTASSEL

TITUS, Arnold Melbourne - 81, Kentville, passed away Wednesday,June 30,2004, in Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Freeport, Digby Co., he was a son of the late Gordon and Ethel (LENT) TITUS. Arnold served overseas during the Second World War and then joined the Canadian Coast Guard where he worked until his retirement. He enjoyed ice fishing and nature, as well as his loving family and friends. A loving husband, father, brother, grandfather, and friend,he will be sadly missed by all who knew and loved him. Surviving are his loving wife of 58 years, Ina Delta ( JOHNSON )TITUS, Kentville; sons, Ronald ( Angela PATTERSON ) TITUS, Glenmont; Stanley TITUS, Kentville; daughter, Judith ( Kenneth ) VANTASSEL, Kentville; brother,Keith TITUS, Freeport, Digby Co.; sister, Norma ( Murray ) OUTHOUSE, Freeport; four grandsons; two great- grandsons; two great-granddaughters. Besides his parents, brother, Kendall, predeceased Arnold.

2004 Harold Arthur CROCKER

died on Thursday, July 1, 2004 Source: 'PASSAGES' The Long and Brier Island News Submitter: Robert Green Obituary contained surnames CROCKER, ELLIOTT, GILLIS, HAINES, OUTHOUSE, PERRY, STANTON, STEVENS, SWIFT

CROCKER, Harold Arthur - 88, of Freeport, Digby Co., passed away on July 1, 2004, in Tideview Terrace, Digby. Born in Freeport, he was a son of the late Joseph and Alice (HAINES) CROCKER. He was predeceased by his wife, Vera (STEVENS), siblings, Louise, Eva, Grafton and Hilburne. He is survived by his close friend, Maureen SWIFT and several nieces and nephews. Cremation took place and a small graveside service was held July 10, 2004 at Brookside Cemetery, for family and friends. The family would like to thank Jean HAINES, Gordie and Wendy OUTHOUSE, Arden PERRY, Linda ELLIOTT, Gary STANTON, Judy STANTON, Lorraine and Frank GILLIS for being such wonderful friends to Harold over the years. He'll be missed.

2004 Klara M. JOHNSON

died on Thursday, July 8, 2004 Source: The Halifax Chronicle-Herald Submitter: Adam KM Hankinson Obituary contained surnames GATES, GOVE, HANKINSON, JOHNSON, SPARKS

JOHNSON (HANKINSON), Klara M. - 94, passed away on July 7, 2004 at Tideview Terrace after a long battle with cancer. She was born in Weymouth, Nova Scotia, on April 25, 1910. Klara was the daughter of the late George O. HANKINSON and Ella Muade HANKINSON (GATES). Klara graduated from Weymouth High School in 1927. She attended Teachers College in Truro, N.S. After teaching in Weymouth Schools, she went to Boston, Mass. to enter the New England Deaconess Hospital Nursing School. In 1943, she received her SC Degree from Boston University. She was Asst. Director of Nursing Service at the Deaconess Hospital until 1957. Klara was a member of the Eastern Star Chapter and Rebecca Lodge. She was also a member of the Riverside Baptist Church, Weymouth. She returned to Weymouth to live in 1986 and had been a resident of Tideview Terrace since 2002. Klara is survived by sister, Grace SPARKS (Harry), Springfield, MO; brother Kenneth HANKINSON (Eleanor), Weymouth, N.S. She was predeceased by her first husband, Edward G. GOVE and second husband C. Merritt JOHNSON; brothers, Scott, Tom, Curtis and George; sisters, Esther and Margaret. Visitation 2-4 & 7-9 Friday in Jayne's Funeral Home, Weymouth North. Funeral service 2:00pm Saturday in Riverside United Baptist Church, Rev. Fred Bigelow officiating. Interment in the Riverside United Baptist Cemetery. Donations to the Riverside United Baptist Cemetery Fund.

2004 Florence E. TIBERT

died on Friday, July 16, 2004 Source: Passages (newspaper ) Submitter: John Thurber Obituary contained surnames CAMPBELL, HANKINSON, MACNAUGHTON, MUENZER, ROBINSON, TIBERT, WALLIS, WALTERS

TIBERT,Florence Euphemia - 95, Tideview Terrace, formerly of Freeport, passed away July 16,2004, at the home. Born in Weymouth,she was the daughter of the late James John " J.J. " and Hattie ( MacNAUGHTON ) WALLIS. A graduate of Norma College in Truro, her first teaching position was in Marshalltown, then Mink Cove, and later, Central Grove, where she met and married Melvin.She taught in the Island schools until her retirement from Islands Consolidated. She loved her Island home and captured its beauty in oil painting. At one time, she painted local scenes on seashells, which were sold at Digby Pines Hotel. She knew the wild flowers by name and over the years delighted her friends and relatives with her original pressed flower and hand painted greeting cards. She was associated with Freeport Baptist Church, and a member of Fairisle Rebekah Lodge. Family, students, and friends will lovingly remember her for her strength of character,sense of humor, and quiet, gentle ways. Her goodness touched many lives and she will be sadly missed.The family would like to express thanks to the staff of Tideview Terrace for their loving care.She is survived by her daughters, Constance ( Herman ) MUENZER,Clementsport; Bonnie (Jeff) WALTERS,Deep Brook;sister, Eleanor (Ken) HANKINSON, Weymouth; grandchildren,great- grandchildren,nieces, and nephews. She was predeceased by her husband, Melvin; eldest daughter, Dorothy June (Joe) CAMPBELL; and only son,Clarence Melvin; sister, Jessie (Gordon) ROBINSON, and brother,James MacNaughton Provo " Mac" . Funeral service was held on Monday,July 19th,in Freeport Baptist Church, Rev. Robert MacCormack officiating. Interment in Central Haven Cemetery,Central Grove.

2004 Earl Jack FARNSWORTH

died on Sunday, August 15, 2004 Source: PASSAGES, The Long and Brier Island News Submitter: Robert Green Obituary contained surnames BARR, BROWN, FARNSWORTH, HIRTLE, MACCONNELL, MULLEN, SMITH, SWIFT, TITUS

FARNSWORTH, Earl Jack 58, passed away August 15, 2004 at Digby General Hospital. He is survived by his son, Fabian (Shelly), Tiverton NS, daughters, June (Jamie) SWIFT, Westport NS, Jodie (Wayne)TITUS, Calgary, Alberta, sisters, Gladys SMITH, Yarmouth, NS, Joyce (Frank) BROWN, Shelburne, NS, Lorraine (Donnie) BARR, Weymouth, NS, Anne (Maynard) MULLEN, Weymouth, NS, LaVern (Leigh) MacCONNELL, Kingston, NS, Bernadine (Chris) HIRTLE, Lunenburg, NS. Brothers, George, Country Harbour Mines, NS, Llewelyn (Myrna) Little River, NS. Grandsons Jesse and Colt. He was predeceased by brothers Harold and Jim, grandson Blake Charles. Cremation has taken place and a private memorial service was held August 22, 2004. Donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or charity of one's choice.

2004 Genevieve S COMEAU

died on Wednesday, August 18, 2004 Source: Halifax chronicle herald Obituary contained surnames BELLIVEAU, COMEAU, MAILLET

COMEAU, Genevieve S. 80. It is with deep regret that her family announces the passing of their beloved mother,grandmother,great-grandmother July 17,2004, in Villa Acadienne, Methegan (formerly of Mavillette). She was born in Salmon River and was the daughter of the late Leo and Adele (MAILLET) BELLIVEAU. She is survived by her husband of 62 years, Gerard; children Richard (Congetta),St. Alphonse; Anna Mae (Bobby), Cape St.Mary; Leo(Cathy); Julien(Sahron), Halifax; grandchildren, Maureen, Dale, Lorena, Brian, Dwayne, Steven, Maryann, Charles, Melissa; great-grandchildren, Ryan, Rayanne, Taylor, Hunter, Summer, and Kelsie; sister Christina, Montreal; brother, Lionel, Fredericton; many nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her son, George and daughter in-law Mary; sister Theresa; brother George. Donations may be made to charity of your choice. Visitation will take place 2-4,7-9 pm.Tuesday in Meteghan Funeral Home, Meteghan. Funeral service will be held 11am. Wednesday in St.Vincent de Paul Church, Salmon River, Rev.Albeni d'Entremont officiating. Interment in parish cemetery.

2004 Sheldon Louis OUTHOUSE

died on Wednesday, September 1, 2004 Source: 'PASSAGES'the Long & Brier Island News Submitter: Robert Green Obituary contained surnames OUTHOUSE, TITUS

OUTHOUSE, Sheldon Louis - 70, Digby, passed away September 1st 2004 in Digby General Hospital. Born in Tiverton, he was the son of the late Ronald and Evelyn (TITUS) OUTHOUSE. Sheldon was in the Canadian Air Force for 30 years, retiring as a Cheif Warrant Officer. He was a civilian at CFB Cornwallis Fire Department for 14 years. He was a trained firefighter at the Digby Fire Department for seven years, avting as training officer for the department. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Leigon, Freeport. Sheldon received a merit medal from the Govenor General for saving the town of Trenton., Ont. He is survived by his wife Evelyn; son, Ronnie, Halifax; grandson Calen, Halifax; brother Donnie (Lorna), Yarmouth; sister, Marina, Digby. He was predeceased by brothers, Melbourne Outhouse and Clyde Outhouse. Funeral service was Sunday in Tiverton Baptist Church, Lou OUTHOUSE officiated. Internment in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Tiverton. Donations may be made to the Parkinson's Society of Canada, Maritime Reigon, or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia. On-line cndolences may be sent to: 1013@alderwoods.com

2004 Irene P. Fortier

died on Friday, September 3, 2004 Source: Lewiston Sun Journal, Lewiston Maine Submitter: Susan Wight Obituary contained surnames CLARK, DASCH, DAWICKI, FORTIER, JASNIEWSKI, PARADIS, POTHIER, ROBICHAUD, THERIAULT

Irene THERIAULT POTHIER FORTIER, 95, of South Paris, formerly of Sumner and Chelsea, Mass., died Friday Sept.3, at Market Square Health and Rehabilitation Center. She was born in Metaghan Center, Nova Scotia , on Jan. 15, 1908. She was the beloved wife of the late Omar J. POTHIER and Rosaire FORTIER and the devoted mother of the late Kenneth POTHIER of Lexington, Mass., Paul POTHIER of Salisbury, Mass., Harold POTHIER of Simpsonville, S.C., Arnold POTHIER of Prince Edward Island, Can., Marilyn ROBICHAUD of Metaghan, Nova Scotia, Elizabeth DASCH of Rowley, Mass., June PARADIS of Sumner, Me.,Yvonne DAWICKI of Sumner, Janet CLARK of Sumner and Mary JASNIEWSKI of Sumner. She is also survived by two brothers, Leo and Camille THERIAULT of Nova Scotia; 27 grandchildren and 42 great-grandchildren. Burial will be at Elmwood Cemetery in East Sumner.

2004 Kenneth Edward JOHNSTON

died on Thursday, September 9, 2004 Source: 'PASSAGES' The Long & Brier Island News Submitter: Robert Green Obituary contained surnames JOHNSTON, MACDONALD, OUTHOUSE, RORY

JOHNSTON, Kenneth Edward "Kenny" - 35, Tiverton, passed away peacefully on Thursday, September 9 2004 at the Pallitive Care Unit of the VG Site, QEII, Halifax, after a very short battle with cancer, with his family at his side. Born October 27, 1968, in Blacks Harbour, N.B. to Howard JOHNSTON and the late Carmelita (MaCDONALD) JOHNSTON. He is survived by his wife Tanya JOHNSTON; sons Timothy and Kyle; father Howard (Wanda) JOHNSTON; sisters Joanne JOHNSTON, Juliette "Brandy" JOHNSTON (RORY, Dartmouth; Brother, Jason (Cindy) JOHNSON, Sandy Cove; mother and father in law Eric and Sandra OUTHOUSE, Tiverton;grandfather, Albert JOHNSTON, Pennfield N.B;sister-in-law, Sherry OUTHOUSE (Sammy), Freeport. He is survived also by many aunts, uncles, neices and nephews. Kenny worked with his father-in-law "Eric" for many years as a lobster fisherman and will be sadly missed. Always willing to help his family and friends, he has left many to mourn the loss of a son, husband, father, brother and friend. the service was held in the Tiverton Baptist Church, on Sunday, with Lou Outhouse officiating. Internment in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Tiverton. Family flowers only, donations to be made to Canadian Cancer Society or a charity of choice. Funeral arrangements were entrusted to Jaynes Funeral Home, Digby.

2004 Willard A. Crockett

died on Sunday, September 12, 2004 Submitter: CLR Obituary contained surnames CROCKETT, KNAPP, PRATT, RAMSDELL, WEEKS

Harmony, Maine - Willard A. "Red" CROCKETT, 74, died Sunday, Sept. 12, 2004, in Brunswick, Ga., after a short illness. Born in 1930 in Digby County, Nova Scotia, Canada, he immigrated to Waltham, Mass., during the early 1950s and worked for P.E. Burke Movers as a driver traveling the United States for many years. He drove big rigs for other companies, with a few years as a grade operator for the state of Maine. He also worked for Earl RAMSDELL, doing work for the town of York. Red retired some years ago to Harmony, Maine, and last year moved to Nahunta, Ga. He was predeceased by his father, Bill CROCKETT Sr. He leaves his beloved mother, Vesta CROCKETT of York; his children, Bill CROCKETT and his wife Val of Thomasburg, Ontario, Laura CROCKETT of Hillsboro, Ore., David CROCKETT and his wife Wrynn of Blue Ridge, Ga., Robert CROCKETT and his wife Kimberly of Nashua, and Linda and Sharon CROCKETT; his stepdaughter, Linda PRATT and her husband Chuck of Eliot; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren; and his sisters, Joan WEEKS of Melbourne, Fla., and Elizabeth KNAPP of York. CROCKETT - Willard A. "Red" CROCKETT died Sept. 12, 2004, in Georgia. Family and friends are invited to attend graveside services at 11 a.m. Thursday in the First Parish Cemetery, York. Arrangements by Lucas and Eaton Funeral Home York.

2004 Margaret Virginia HAINES

died on Sunday, September 26, 2004 Source: Comox Valley Record Submitter: Theresa Mangnall Obituary contained surnames BUCK, COSSABOOM, HAINES, HARDING, HASTINGS

God reached down his hand and took mother HOME just before 10:00 PM, Sunday September 26, 2004. Her pain has now ceased and her suffering is over. Mother was born in Tiveton, N.S. to William and Helen COSSABOOM on August 29, 1913. She grew up and was educated in her village on the island and later graduating from the Provincial Teachers College in Truro, N.S. in 1934. She put her career on hold for almost 20 years while raising her family. She taught elementary school for 25 years in and around Digby, N.S. Many of her students and their parents fondly remember her to this day for the dedication and love she showed during her teaching career. She was predeceased by her two husbands, Smith HARDING and Reynold HAINES and her only brother Herbert COSSABOOM. Margaret is survived and will be deeply missed by her son Gary HARDING (Marlyn) of Guelph, Ontario; daughter Helen BUCK of Courtenay, B.C. and grandaughter Symone HASTINGS (Don) of Spruce Grove, Alberta. A Memorial Service will be held and Comox Valley Funeral Home & Crematorium, 1101 Ryan Road, Courtenay on Saturday, October 16, 2004 at 1:00 PM. Donations in Margaret's memory can be made to your favourite charity.

2004 Elwood Leslie Titus

died on Sunday, October 17, 2004 Submitter: Bruce & Nicole Titus Obituary contained surnames GAVEL, PRIME, THIBIDEAU, TITUS, WOODMAN

TITUS, Elwood Leslie - 87, Centreville, Digby Co; passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, October 17,2004. Born in Centreville, he was the son of the late Leslie B. and Mabel (WOODMAN) TITUS. He was a fisherman. He is survived by his wife, Stella M. (GAVEL); daughters, Carol THIBIDEAU and Rose TITUS, both of Annapolis County; Mary TITUS, New Brunswick; Theresa TITUS and Ann TITUS, both of Centreville,Digby Co; sons, Bruce TITUS, Centreville Digby Co.; Aubery PRIME, Manitoba; three grandchildren;six great-grandchildren.He was predeceased by son Elwood Jr.; four brothers; two sisters; one niece and three nephews.

2004 Sanford Ryan

died on Wednesday, October 27, 2004 Source: The Chronicle Herald, Halifax Submitter: Robert Green Obituary contained surnames JOHNSON, POST, RYAN

Ryan, Sanford - 66, Freeport, passed away October 27, 2004, in Digby General Hospital. Born in Marshalltown, he was a son of the late Fred and Bertha (POST) RYAN. Surviving are his sister, Josephine JOHNSON, Digby; brother, Nelson RYAN, Marshalltown; several neices and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters Ethel and Daisy: brothers Tom, Stanley, Arnold and a brother in infancy. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today and funeral service 2 p.m. Saturday, both in Jaynes funeral home, 7 Birch St., Digby. Interment in Brookside Cemetery, Freeport. In lieu of flowers, donations to be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or Digby General Hospital.

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