Courtesy of Gail Edwards
Obituary: HIRTLE, John William (NS)
Lunenburg County, Nova Scotia
HIRTLE, John William - 23, Bush Island, Lunenburg Co., died February 9, 1998, near New Glasgow, as the result of a motor vehicle accident. Born in Bridgewater, he was a son of David and Susan (Amero) Hirtle. Surviving are sister, Stephanie Jane, Bush Island; maternal grandparents, Archibald and Mildred Bush, Bush Island; paternal grandfather, Harry W. Hirtle and companion Audrey Ostebo, Dublin Shore; several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by maternal grandfather, Herman Joseph Amero; paternal grandmother, Daisy Evangeline Hirtle. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. Thursday in Sweeny's Funeral Chapel, Bridgewater. Funeral 2 p.m. Friday in Knox Presbyterian Church, Dublin Shore, Rev. Lawrence Mawhinney officiating. Burial in Peaceful Hill Cemetery, West Dublin. In lieu of flowers, donations to IWK-Grace Health Centre, Canadian Cancer Society or Inter-Church Food Bank.
Wednesday, February 11, 1998