Courtesy of Gail Edwards
Obituary: UMLAH, John Edward Cameron (NS)
Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia
UMLAH, John Edward Cameron - 85, 179 Sambro Rd., Halifax, died January 18, 1998, in QEII Health Sciences Centre, VG Site, Halifax, following a brief illness. Born in Spryfield, he was a son of the late George and Laura Ann (MacWilliams) Umlah. A successful farmer, presently the operator of a poultry farm, John was also an ardent sportsman, fisherman, hunter and gardener. He is survived by his sister, Ruth Miller, and was predeceased by sister, Ellen Janet Smith; brothers, George Lee, James Howard Nelson. He was a member of Emmanuel Anglican Church, Herring Cove Road, where his funeral will be held Wednesday, January 21, at 2 p.m. Following the service, a reception will be held in Emmanuel Church Hall. Interment in Emmanuel Church Cemetery to follow at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to Emmanuel Church or a charity of your choice.
Monday, January 19, 1998