Bartley Card - Edith Sarah Smith; Blenkhorn related to Advocate _ via

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Edith Sarah Smith, born 1894 in Nappan, Cumberland County

Item can be found in Registration Year: 1894 - Page: 99100182
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Bartley Card, born 1894 in Chignecto Mines, Cumberland County

Item can be found in Registration Year: 1894 - Page: 99100192
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Edith Sarah Smith and Bartley Card married 1916 in Cumberland County

Item can be found in Registration Year: 1916 - Book: 38 - Page: 99
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Two of their children:

CARD, Leonard James - 73, 17 Croft St., Amherst, died June 27, 2000, at
home. Born in Amherst, he was a son of the late Bartley and Edith (Smith)
Card. He was a mechanic at Murdock Motors for many years. He also worked for
Union Sales, D.A. Casey Ltd. and for Amherst Chrysler until his retirement
in 1986. Surviving are his wife, the former Edna Mae Wood; daughters,
Marilyn Viau, Kenora, Ont.; Lorraine Vigneault, Lower Sackville; four
grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; sisters, Ruby McWhirter, Amherst;
Eleanor McNutt, Calgary, Alta.; Carol Corbett, Amherst; many nieces and
nephews. He was predeceased by brother, Osborn Card; sister, Greta
McWhirter. Cremation has taken place. Graveside service 2 p.m. Monday in
Amherst Cemetery, Rev. Charlene Maguire officiating. Reception following the
service in Campbell's Funeral Home, 98 Church St., Amherst. Family flowers
only. Donations to any charity.

Eric Keys, 30 Jun 2000
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McWHIRTER, Ruby Kathleen - 78, 26 West Pleasant St., Amherst, died
peacefully on Tuesday, January 23, 2001, at home, surrounded by her family.
Born in Amherst, she was a daughter of the late Bartley and Edith (Smith)
Card. In her younger years Ruby worked at Maritime Pant Factory and Bendix
in Amherst and retired from Highland View Regional Hospital in 1988 where
she worked as a seamstress. She was a member of Trinity St. Stephen's United
Church and an active member of the Bernice Lodge in Amherst. She is survived
by daughters, Gerry (Gordon) Helm, Amherst; Sheila (Robert) Foster, Medicine
Hat, Alberta; Connie MacPherson (Leonard Mosher), Halifax; sons, Charlie
(Daphine), Amherst and Harvie (Harriett), Crows Mills; sisters, Eleanor
Geczi, Calgary, Alta.; and Carol (Robert) Corbett, Amherst; 14
grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. She was
predeceased by brothers, Osborne "Buck", Leonard Card and one sister, Greta
McWhirtler and son-in-law, David MacPherson. Cremation has taken place.
There will be no visitation. The Bernice Lodge #214, Amherst will hold a
service at 1:45 p.m. Thursday prior to the funeral which will be held in
Campbell's Funeral Home, 98 Church St., Amherst on Thursday at 2 p.m., Rev.
Allan Griffin officiating. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to the
Palliative Care, Amherst of the ALS Society or charity of choice.
[Wednesday 24-January-2001 The Chronicle-Herald, Halifax, NS]
[submitted by EMKeys 2001-01-24]
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Two son-in-law's:

OBITUARY:
M.E. McWhirter
Merlin Edwin McWhirter, 66, died at The Sackville Memorial Hospital
Saturday, May 11. Born in Apple River, N.S., he was the son of the late
Charles and Rita (Smith) McWhirter. He was a veteran of the Second World
War, serving in the Royal Canadian Army in the engineering division in
continental Europe. He joined the air force in 1955, retiring in 1968 and
was a retired guard at the Dorchester Penitentiary. He was a past master of
Sussex Masonic Lodge No. 4 and a past patron of Harmonie Chapter of the
Eastern Star, Dorchester. He is survived by his wife, the former Greta Card
of Dorchester; two daughters, Mrs. Muriel Toye of Dorchester, and Lynn
McWhirter of Red Deer, Alta.; one brother, Harvie McWhirter of Dorchester;
two half-brothers, Sydney McWhirter of Calgary and Ted McWhirter of
Jolicure; two half sisters, Mrs. Greta Patterson of Sackville and Trudy of
Edmonton, Alta; four grandchildren. The body is at the Jones Funeral Home,
Sackville where the funeral service will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. Burial
will be in the Dorchester Cemetery.

Sackville Tribune Post Newspaper, Wednesday, 15 May 1985, page 10 (Jpeg
image available)
Source: Kathryn Jeffers, 17 Jun 2012
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MCWHIRTER, HARVIE LEROY - Harvie Leroy McWhirter, age 87, of Sackville and
formerly of Dorchester occurred peacefully, surrounded by his family, at his
home in Sackville, on Thursday, July 2nd, 2009, following a lengthy illness.
Born in Joggins, he was a son of the late Charles and Reta (Smith)
McWhirter. Harvie was a veteran of WW II, serving with the 103rd Anti-Tank
Regiment in England, France, Holland and Germany. He served with Corrections
Canada for 30 years, retiring in 1977. A mason he was Past Deputy Grand
Master, Grand Lodge of NB, Past District Deputy, District # 2 and Past
Master, Sussex Lodge, #4, Dorchester, Past Patron of the Eastern Star, a
former member of the Dorchester Volunteer Ass. and a member of the Sackville
Branch # 28, Royal Canadian Legion. Dorchester citizen of the year in 1989.
Harvie will be sadly missed by his wife of 57 years, Audrey (Mitton),
Sackville; six daughters, Geraldine (Gordon) Helm, Tidnish, NS, Sheila
Foster, Medicine Hat, AB, Connie (Leonard) Mosher, Nackawick, NB, Sylvia
LeFurgey, Calgary, AB, Wanda (Gary) Blue, Moncton, Cheryl (Marc) Belliveau,
Sackville; three sons, Charles (Daphne) Amherst, Harvie (Harriette) Belmont,
NS and David, Calgary, AB; 21 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; 3
half-brothers, Sidney (Betty-Ann) McWhirter, Jolicure, Ted McWhirter, Port
Elgin, Percy (Mary) Priest,, Economy, NS; two half-sisters, Bette Elliot,
Lower Sackville, NS, Greta (Ellsworth) Patterson, Sackville. He was
predeceased by brothers, Murlin and Sidney and half-sisters Lois and Trudy.
Harvie's remains have been entrusted into the care of the Jones Funeral
Home, 70 Bridge St., Sackville (364-1300) from where the funeral service
will be held on Monday, July 6th, 2009 at 2 pm. The family will receive
visitors at the funeral home on Saturday from 7 to 9 and Sunday from 2 to 4
and 7 to 9 pm. Sussex Lodge # 4 Masonic service Sunday at 6:45 and Sackville
Branch #28 Legion service at 7:30. Donations to the Sussex Lodge Scholarship
Fund, the Dorchester Cemetery, or a charity of the donor's choice gratefully
appreciated. www.jonesfuneralhome.ca
[Friday, 03-July-2009 The Times & Transcript, Moncton NB]
[collected by EMKeys 2009-07-03]
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