The Casket - - Obituaries -

Fu­neral ser­vice for the late Myr­tle Velda Clyde King, 89, Port Hawkes­bury, was held Septem­ber 23 in St. Mark’s United Church, Port Hawkes­bury, with Nan Cor­ri­gan, DM, of­fi­ci­at­ing. Burial was in South­brook Ceme­tery, Port Hawkes­bury.

Mrs. King died Septem­ber 20, 2018, in Port Hawkes­bury Nurs­ing Home.

Born in Louis­bourg she was a daugh­ter of the late Charles and Mary (Wil­son) Beaver. She was a book­keeper by pro­fes­sion, but spent most of her adult life as a stay-at-home mom. She was proud of her Louis­bourg her­itage and loved vis­it­ing and en­ter­tain­ing fam­ily over the years. She en­joyed a good laugh and was al­ways up for a road trip. She and her hus­band went on many ad­ven­tures as their chil­dren were grow­ing up. She adored her four grand­chil­dren and would take every op­por­tu­nity to spend time with each one of them. She loved hear­ing their sto­ries and was proud of their ac­com­plish­ments.

She is sur­vived by daugh­ter, Brenda (Bob) Maceach­ern, Port Hast­ings; son, Charles (Fiona) King, Cleve­land; three grand­chil­dren, Cameron, Heather, Court­ney; brother, Everett (Greta) Beaver, Louis­bourg.

She was pre­de­ceased by her hus­band, Leonard; grand­daugh­ter, Ni­cole; two sis­ters, Cather­ine Har­ris, Harol­dine Mackay; eight brothers, John, Everett, in in­fancy; Harold, Hughie, Tommy, Don­ald, Melvin, Dun­can.

Memo­rial do­na­tions may be made to the Niki King Memo­rial Bur­sary Fund or to St. Mark’s United Church.

On­line con­do­lences: www.haver­

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