Courtesy of Gail Edwards
Obituary: GATES, Ronald W. (NS)
Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia
GATES, Ronald W. - 78, Upper Blandford, died January 29, 1998, at home. Born in Blandford, he was a son of the late George and Geneva (Walters) Gates. He was a fisherman for most of his working life. Surviving are sister, Irene Stearns, Baltimore, Md.; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sisters, Orienta Mae Meisner; in childhood, Goldie and Evelyn; one in infancy; adopted brother, Jason. No visitation. Memorial service 1:30 p.m. Monday in Davis Funeral Home, Chester, Rev. Robert Knight officiating. Burial in St. Barnabas Anglican Church Cemetery, Blandford. In lieu of flowers, donations to St. Barnadas Anglican Church, Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or any charity.
Saturday, January 31, 1998