Obit: LEGERE, Thomas

Thomas "Tommy" Legere 1941-2011
Thomas "Tommy" Legere, 69 years of age, of Amherst, passed away on
Thursday, January 13, 2011 at his home with his family by his side. Born
in Joggins, he was a son of the late Albert & Edna (Mawdsley) Legere.
Tommy retired from C.P. Rail where he worked for a number of years as a
supervisor. Tommy was a musical man who loved singing, playing the
guitar & fiddle. He also enjoyed fishing, reading, puzzles and scratch
tickets. Tommy loved going for drives with his wife Mary and spending
many hours at the Lower Cove beach, swimming and walking hand in hand
with Mary. Above all else, he loved his wife, his daughters and his
grandchildren. Tommy is survived by his wife of 40 years, the former
Mary Vandenburg; daughters, Tammy Bell (Mike), Tracy Legere both of
Toronto ON; granddaughter Constance "Connie", Samantha; grandsons,
Justin, Jordan & Gabriel; brother, David (Moira) of Keswick, ON; special
niece, Kim Legere (Terry Patterson) of Joggins, NS; several other nieces
and nephews. He will be greatly missed by his family of friends.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Furlong-Jones Funeral
Home, 667-8777 (70 Church St., Amherst, NS). No service by personal
request. Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to
the Canadian Cancer Society or the Lung Association. www.furlongjones.ca
[Monday, 17-January-2011 Furlong-Jones Funeral Home, Amherst NS]
[collected by EMKeys 2011-01-17]
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