Re: Garfield Stanton Strong of Spencer's Island

Garfield Strong's sister Ella was married to Morton (not Borden) Fletcher.

From: davidwinter@...
Date: Tue, 3 Sep 2013 16:02:41 -0300
Subject: [nscumber] Garfield Stanton Strong of Spencer's Island


Chronicle Herald, Saturday, May 21, 1977, pg. #47; Reel #6072, NSARM,

Halifax, N.S.

OBITUARY: Garfield S. Strong

Spencer's Island - Garfield S. Strong, 75, of Spencer's Island, died

Thursday ay Kamloops, B.C. Born at Spencer's Island, he was a son of the

late Oscar and Annie (Copp) Strong. He was a retired carpenter. Surviving

are three daughters, Blanche (Mrs. Allison McAloney), Mrs. Flora Lamb and

Ardis (Mrs. Hughie Bennett), all of 100 Mile House, B.C.; two sons, Henry,

CFB Borden; Morton, Trenton; one sister, Ella (Mrs. Borden Fletcher), New

Salem; one brother, Cecil, Advocate; and 26 grandchildren. He was

predeceased by his wife, the former Georgie Bradford; and two sons,

Frederick and Wesley. The body is at Smith's Funeral Home, Parrsboro.

Funeral service will be held Sunday at 2 p.m., in the Advocate United

Church, Rev. John Kay officiating. Burial will be in the Advocate Cemetery.

Source: Dave Winter, 3 Sep 2013

Note: Wesley could be called Oscar "Leslie" Strong


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