Obituary: SMELTZER, George Richard (NS)
Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia

SMELTZER, George Richard - 65, Lilydale, Lunenburg Co., died Monday, October 6, 1997, at home. Born in Lilydale, he was a son of the late Charles and Emily (Langille) Smeltzer. He was an employee of Lunenburg Foundry Garage all of his working life. Following retirement, he worked part-time with Dana L. Sweeny Funeral Home, Lunenburg. He was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Lunenburg; the Hank Snow Society; former member and director of Blue Grass Music Association and served on nominating committees of First South Cemetery. He is survived by his wife, the former Elizabeth Anne (Betty) Lohnes, Glades Lodge, Halifax; several aunts, uncles and cousins; good friend, Freda McDow. Visitation will be 7-9 p.m. today in Dana L. Sweeny Funeral Home, Lunenburg. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Zion Lutheran Church, Lunenburg, Rev. Douglas Moore officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Fishermen's Memorial Hospital, Huntington Society of Canada, Zion Lutheran Church, or any charity.
Wednesday, October 8, 1997

Courtesy of Gail Edwards