Re: Leon Eric Crossman of East Fraserville & Hilden

No mention in sister Violet's obit of Doris either...

GOUTHREAU, Violet F - 83, of Parrsboro, Cumberland Co., passed away
Monday, December 21, 2009, in Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre,
Upper Nappan. Born in Fraserville, she was a daughter of the late John
and Mabel (White) Crossman. She is survived by her children, Wayne
(Patricia), Milton, Ont.; Marlene Deveau, Toronto; Gloria Bement (Ken),
Red Deer, Alta.; sister, Jeanette McCully (Claude Lamb), Parrsboro; nine
grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She
was predeceased by sister, Eileen; brothers, Lester and Leon. Visitation
7-9 p.m. today in Smith's Funeral Home, Parrsboro, where funeral service
will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday, December 23, Rev. Tory Byrne officiating.
Burial in Holy Trinity Anglican Cemetery, Fox River. Memorial donations
may be made to a charity of choice. On-line condolences at:
[Tuesday, 22-December-2009 The Chronicle-Herald, Halifax NS]
[collected by EMKeys 2009-12-22]

On 13/09/2011 8:20 AM, David Winter wrote:
> Chronicle Herald, Monday, September 9, 1991, pg. #A10; Reel #6397, NSARM,
> Halifax, N.S.
> Crossman, Leon Eric - 62, Hilden, Colchester County, died Friday in
> Colchester County Hospital, Truro. Born in East Fraserville, he was a son of
> the late John and Mable (White) Crossman. He was a retired heavy equipment
> operator and roadbuilder having worked for several construction companies.
> He is survived by his companion, Nellie Geddes, Hilden; two daughters,
> Lorraine (Mrs. Barry Patriquin), Onslow Mountain; Sandra, Bible Hill; a
> brother, Floyd, Moncton; three sisters, Violet Guthreau, Ontario; Eileen
> (Mrs. Willis Collins), Spencer's Island; Mrs. Jeanette McCully, Port
> Greville; two grandchildren. He was predeceased by a brother, Lester. The
> body is (word missing?) Mattatall's Funeral Home, Truro, visiting 2-4, 7-9
> p.m. today, and where funeral will be 1 p.m. Tuesday, Rev. Valerie Kingsbury
> officiating. Burial in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Fox River. Donations to Heart
> and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or Canadian Diabetes Association.
> Source: Dave Winter, 13 Sep 2011
> Note: No mention of a sister, Doris mentioned in Lester and Illeen's obits
> below. Doris isn't mentioned in parent's obits.