Obituary: OIKLE, Elmer Leroy "Happy" (NS)
Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia

OIKLE, Elmer Leroy (Happy) - 81, Hantsport, died March 11, 1998, in Hants Community Hospital, Windsor. Born January 16, 1917, he was a son of the late Lauris and Sadie (Murphy) Oikle. He retired from Minas Basin Pulp and Power Co. after 42 years. He was a veteran of the Second World War. He is survived by sons, Richard and wife Linda, Lloyd and wife Jocelyn, all of Hantsport; daughters, Elizabeth and husband Curtis Caldwell, Janice and husband Donald Riley, all of Hantsport; brothers-in-law, Jim Robertson, Hantsport; George Robertson, Dartmouth; grandchildren, Tracy and Laura Oikle; Carol and Erin Caldwell; Robert, Kaitlin, Alex and David Oikle; Patrick and Brodie Riley. He was predeceased by his wife, the former Elizabeth Robertson. There will be no visitation. Funeral service will be 2 p.m. Friday, March 13, in Lohnes Funeral Home chapel, Windsor, Rev. David Shaw officiating. Interment in Riverbank Cemetery, Hantsport. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or the Nova Scotia Lung Association.
Thursday, March 12, 1998

Courtesy of Gail Edwards