Obituary of Greta M. Walsh
WALSH, Greta May — 88, of Lockhartville and Dykeland Lodge, Windsor, passed away Sunday, December 30, 2012, surrounded by her loving family, in Dykeland Lodge. Born in Lockhartville on December 11, 1924 she was a daughter of the late Gordon and Minnie (Tracey) Smith.
Greta is survived by her husband of 70 years, Ronald; son, Grant (Rose Marie), Inverness; daughters, Sylvia (the late James Smith), Mt. Denson; Cheryl (Harley) Rhodes, Lockhartville; sister, Alfreda Smith, J.B. North Manor, Hantsport; grandchildren, Natalie (Charles) MacLean, Port Hawkesbury; Paul (Angela) Walsh, Windsor, Ont.; Gregory (Sherry) Smith, Ben Jackson Rd., Lockhartville; Andrew Smith (Marlene), Mt. Denson; Jason (Michelle) Smith, Bog Rd., Falmouth; Brodie Rhodes, Lockhartville; great-grandchildren, Matthew, Ceilidh, Zachary, Charlie, Austin, Michael, Michelle, Kyle and Nathan; great-great grandson, Leo. She was predeceased by brothers, John, William, Grant and Charlie.
A very special thank you is extended to the staff of Dykeland Lodge, especially the Nurses on the Wallace Unit, for their excellent care and support of our entire family.
Arrangements have been entrusted to DeMont Family Funeral Home & Cremation Service (Lohnes-DeMont Funeral Service Ltd.), 419 Albert St., PO Box 981, Windsor, NS B0N 2T0 (902-798-8317). A combined graveside funeral service for Greta and Ron will be held 11 a.m. Saturday, June 29 in Lower Horton Cemetery, Grand Pré, Rev. Debra Mosher officiating. A reception will immediately follow in Wolfville Ridge United Baptist Church, 1350 Ridge Rd., Wolfville Ridge. Donations in memory of Greta may be made to Dykeland Lodge, 124 Cottage St., Windsor, NS B0N 2T0 or the Multiple Sclerosis Society (Atlantic Division), 109 Ilsley Avenue #1, Dartmouth, NS B3B 1L3. Messages of condolence may be sent to the family at the funeral home address or by visiting: www.demontfamilyfuneralhome.ca.