Obit (1998) - Irene Jane CORNEY (nee KEATING)

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May 18, 1998 Halifax Chronicle Herald:
CORNEY, Irene Jane - 57, Victoria Manor, Amherst, died May 16, 1998, in Highland View Regional Hospital, Amherst.  Born in Westchester, Cumberland Co., she was the daughter of Kathleen (Haynes) Keating, Beckwith, Cumberland Co.  She was a very active soldier in The Salvation Army, Amherst, as well as a member of the League of Mercy.  She worked in The Salvation Army Thrift Store and was active in other activities within the church.  Surviving are her husband, LeRoy; son, Stanley, Tatamagouche, Colchester Co.; brothers, Gerald, Beckwith; Robert, Birchwood, Cumberland Co.; Murray, Williamsdale, Cumberland Co.; Ross, Milville; Hal, Edmonton; stepson, George, Amherst; a grandson.  She was predeceased by brother, William John.  Funeral 2 p.m. today in Campbell's Funeral Home, Amherst, Lieuts.  Randy and Debbie Gatza officiating.  Burial to follow in Amherst Cemetery.  Donations to The Salvation Army, Amherst.

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