Courtesy of Gail Edwards
Obituary: FRAIL, Robert Wallace (NS)
Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia
FRAIL, Robert Wallace - 67, Centreville, Kings Co., died March 16, 1998, at home. Born in Centreville, he was a son of the late Wallace S. and Mabel (Isaac) Frail. He joined the Royal Canadian Horse Artillery of the Armed Forces in 1950 and served for 15 years attaining the rank of bombardier. He then became a survey technician with the Nova Scotia Department of Highways until his retirement. He was a former member of Royal Canadian Legion, Kings Branch 6, and was an active member and former vice- president of Annapolis Valley Antique Engine Club. Surviving are daughters, Deborah, Dartmouth; Lila, Moncton, N.B.; sons, David, Centreville; Douglas and wife Lynne, Fredericton, N.B.; Donald, Centreville; sisters, Mary (Mrs. Gordon Mack), Halifax; Mrs. Mabel Bullock of Adelaide, Australia; Rachel (Mrs. Jim McDonald), London, Ont.; brothers, John, Ottawa; Ronald, Gerald, Malcolm, Centreville. He was predeceased by his wife, the former (Mary) Bernice Braida. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, legion service 7 p.m. today, funeral 2:30 p.m. Friday, all in W.C. Hiltz Funeral Parlour, Kentville, Rev. Gerald Zinck officiating. Burial in Lakeview Cemetery, Lakeville. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society or Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia.
Thursday, March 19, 1998