Obituary of Dr. James Kenneth LeBaron Little
LITTLE, Lt. Colonel James Kenneth LeBaron, MD
Passed away peacefully and with dignity, in Halifax on Saturday, April 20th, 2019, thanks to the compassion shown by Dr. George, to have his wish of assisted dying carried out. He was 91 years old. Born in 1928 he spent his formative years in York Mills, New Brunswick.
His formal education was at the University of New Brunswick, Dalhousie and Queens with courses completed at Harvard University as well. He served his country for over 20 years with the Royal Canadian Air Force before moving to the wonderful community of Yarmouth, to finish out his Radiology career.
A friend to everyone who knew him, Dr. Little was predeceased by his wife, Laura Francis (Wood); parents, Rosella and Kenneth Little and more recently his beloved sister, Ruth Mack.
He is survived by all of his children, Kenneth Bradley Little and his wife Wendy (VanExan); Deborah Kirkby and her husband Arthur; Rodney Little and his wife Suzanne (Herron); Janice Myra and her husband Darrell; Scott Little and his wife Raveena (Ramphal). He had 11 grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren and many other relations in the New Brunswick and Maine area. He also leaves a very special friend and companion, Patricia Rodney and her dear family.
A memorial service for James Kenneth Little will be held Saturday, August 24 in Saint Andrews United Church, 2350 Route 3, Harvey Station, New Brunswick from 12 noon until 2.00 p.m., followed by an interment ceremony for the family at 2:15 p.m. in Harvey Settlement Cemetery. Please join Little Love on Facebook for further information as events unfold. Please also share stories on how this wonderful man impacted your lives.
Arrangements have been entrusted to DeMont Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service, 419 Albert St., Windsor (902-798-8317). Messages of condolence may be sent to the family by visiting: www.demontfamilyfuneralhome.ca