ROBERTSON, Lester Ross
ROBERTSON, Lester Ross - 86, Barneys River Station, passed away March 13, 1999 in Aberdeen Hosptial, New Glasgow. Born in Barneys River Station, he was a son of the late Harlan P. and Margaret (Bannerman) Robertson. He served with the RCAF in England as a Aero-engine Mechanic from 1941-1946. He owned and operated Robertson's Garage, Barneys River Station, from 1946-1996. He was a member of Barneys River Presbyterian Church, Kenzieville. Surviving are his wife, the former Gladys W. Smith; daughter, Ann and son-in-law, Ivan DeCoste, Merigomish; son, Ian and daughter-in-law, Jean, Barneys River Station; sisters, Chris (Mrs. Don Ritchie), Janet Robertson , New Glagow; Lena (Mrs. Dr. Wendell Watters), Ancaster, Ont.; brothers, Lawrence, New Glasgow; Allison "Allie", MacLellans Brook; grandchildren, Emily and Warren Robertson; Jonathan DeCoste; numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister, Emma; brothers, Fred, Everett, Donald. Arrangements have been entrusted to P. & K. MacDonald Funeral Home, New Glasgow. Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. today, March 17, 1999 in Barneys River Presbyterian Church, Rev. Alex MacDonald officiating. Burial in Kenzieville Cemetery. Family flowers only. Memorial donations may be made to Barneys River Presbyterian Church or the Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
Compiled by: Morgan Robertson