OWEN OSBURNE BYARD
Funeral service for the late Owen Osburne Byard, 91, Guysborough, was held August 25 in Sunnyville United Baptist Church with Pastor Clara Jordan officiating. Burial was in Evergreen Cemetery, Guysborough.
Mr. Byard died 2018, at home.
He was the son of the late Walter and Sarah (Tynes) Byard. He worked for the Nova Scotia Power Commission, cutting trees from power lines. He also worked for the late Ainley Clyke as a woodsman. He devoted his life to his family and friends.
He is survived by two daughters, Gail, Guysborough; Janice (Norman), at home; five sons, Raymond (Brenda), Guysborough; Douglas (Linda), Sunnyville; Allan (Lisa), Port Hawkesbury; Owen (Alberta), Halifax; Clair (Valerie), Guysborough; 12 grandchildren; one great-grandchild; brother, Howard Byard, Sunnyville; many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his wife, Gussie (Clyke); son, Walter; five sisters, Emma, Louise, Florence, Mary, Cora; six brothers, Samuel, Joseph, John, Jerry, Archie, Ronnie.
Memorial donations may be made to Guysborough Memorial Hospital.
Online condolences: www.haverstocks.com August 21,