Obit: HUNSLEY, Weldon Freeman

Weldon Freeman Hunsley (May 16, 1916 - September 19, 2011)
It is with sadness that the family of the late Weldon F. Hunsley age 95,
of Amherst announce his passing on Monday, September 19, 2011 at
Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, Upper Nappan, NS. Born in East
Leicester, Cumberland County, Weldon was a son of the late Earl and
Ethel (Estabrooks) Hunsley. Weldon enjoyed sports, he played baseball in
the Old Church League as well as the junior and senior teams. He was a
veteran of World War II, serving in the RCAF both in Canada and
overseas. Weldon worked for Irving Oil in Amherst for 36 years, retiring
in 1981. He was a Past Chancellor and Life Member of Chignecto Lodge
#11, Knights of Pythias, Amherst. Weldon will be sadly missed by his
wife the former Julia Patterson , two daughters Barbara (Arthur) Chapman
of Dartmouth and Kathryn (David) Smith of Amherst, four grandchildren
Stacey and Scott Chapman and Shawn and Kelsey Smith, one great grandson
Kyle Chapman and several nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he is
predeceased by a son Michael Weldon, two brothers Garnet and Ernest and
one sister Hazel Myatt. A private graveside service will be held at a
later date in the Amherst Cemetery. Memorial donations in Weldon's
memory may be made to the Canadian Diabetic Association or the charity
of your choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Campbell's Funeral
Home, Amherst, NS. (667-9906) Online condolences may be made to the
family via: www.campbellsamherst.ca
[Tuesday, 20-September-2011 Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst, NS]
[collected by EMKeys 2011-09-20]



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