Obit: KENDALL, C. Richard


It is with grieving hearts that the family of C. Richard Kendall age 69 of
Amherst announce his passing on Tuesday, January 6, 2015 at Cumberland
Regional Health Care Centre, Upper Nappan, NS after a courageous battle with

Born in Amherst on June 24, 1945, he was a son of the late Bev and Dorothy
(Rogers) Kendall.

He was a collectables and antique dealer who was well known in the antique
auction community. Richard operated Kendall¹s Collectables for several years
in Amherst. His father¹s interest in stamp collecting was passed on to
Richard and he then raised it from a hobby to business.

His love for animals led him to being an avid supporter of the local L.A.
Animal Shelter and Cat-Rescue-Maritimes commonly known as CARMA.

Richard is survived by his sister Beverly (Bill) Kempt of Pugwash, brother
David of Calgary, AB, special friend Verna Dowe of Amherst and nieces
Maylia, Erin and Tammy and nephews Brandon and Bobby.

Cremation has taken place.

An informal gathering will be held on Saturday, January 24, 2015 from 2 ­ 4
p.m. in Campbell¹s Funeral Home, 98 Church St., Amherst. (902-667-9906)

During the gathering his brother David will share a reflection of Richard¹s
life at 3 p.m.

Memorial donations in Richard¹s memory may be made to the L.A. Animal
Shelter or CARMA.

Online condolences and sharing of memories may be made to the family via: or by visiting our Facebook page.

When a loved one becomes a memory.

A memory becomes a treasure.

Treasure the memories

[Collected by DAW, 7 Jan 2015]