Richard Allen, “Dick” Cameron
Richard Allen, “Dick” Cameron, age 86 passed away on Monday, September 18, 2017, at Cumberland Regional Health Care Center, Nappan, NS. Born in Amherst NS, on May 26, 1931, he was the son of the later Peter and Mary (Garvin) Cameron.
Dick is survived by his best friend and loving wife of 63 years, Eileen (Dixon) and daughters, Helen, Halifax, Janet, Amherst, Peggy (Sherman) Carter, Brookdale and grandchildren, Ashley Legere, Jeremy (Aimee) Legere, Alyson (Gabriel) Vandergrift Sarah Carter (Charles Range), and son-in-law Larry (Bettie) Alexander. Besides his parents he was pre-deceased by daughter Marilyn Alexander, sisters Lillian and Edith (in infancy), brothers, Gordon, James, George (in infancy), Cecil and Arthur. He was the last surviving member of his family. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Campbell’s Funeral Home, Amherst. A Celebration of Life will be held Saturday, September 30, 2017 from 2-4 p.m., at Campbell’s Funeral Home, 98 Church Street, Amherst, NS (902-667-9906)
In lieu of floral tributes, memorial contributions in Dick’s memory may be made to the Cumberland County Hospice & Palliative Care Society, the CRHCC Palliative Care or charity of choice.
On line condolences & sharing of memories can be forwarded to the family via www.campbellsamherst. ca or by visiting Campbell’s Facebook page.