BOS­TON, Martin Cameron

Cape Breton Post - - IN MEMORIAM -

Martin Cameron Bos­ton, age 79 years of Port Hawkes­bury for­merly of Blues Mills, In­ver­ness Co., passed away on Mon­day, Jan­uary 30, 2017 in the Port Hawkes­bury Nurs­ing Home. Born in Ap­ple River, Cum­ber­land County, on June 16, 1937 he was a son of the late Earl Sin­clair and Leona (Cook) Bos­ton.

Martin worked for the CNR as a Tele­g­ra­pher and Bridge Ten­der. He was a col­lec­tor of trains; he was one of the pi­o­neers in the form­ing of the Orangedale Rail­way Sta­tion Mu­seum. He en­joyed read­ing, cook­ing and loved all an­i­mals es­pe­cially cats. He was the Com­mis­sioner of Oaths for Blues Mills, Orangedale and River Denys and he was a ded­i­cated Bos­ton Bru­ins fan.

Martin is sur­vived by cousins, Vic­tor, Michael (Joanne) and other fam­ily mem­bers; he was pre­de­ceased by his sis­ter, Jean Bos­ton and Robert Cook “Un­cle Bob”.

There will be no vis­i­ta­tion. A me­mo­rial ser­vice will be held on Satur­day, Fe­bru­ary 11, at 2 p.m. in Princeville United Church with Rev. Donna Lovelace of­fi­ci­at­ing.

Burial to take place at a later date in the Cameron Ceme­tery.

Dona­tions in mem­ory of Martin may be made to Princeville United Church, c/o Florence MacLach­lan, 441 Pic­tou Rd., Truro, NS, B2N 2T6 or a char­ity of your choice.

Words of com­fort may be for­warded to the fam­ily at: www.haver­stocks.com.

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