Cpl Jeremiah Doane "Jerry” Bezanson (Ret’d)

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    We regret to advise of the death of Corporal Jeremiah Doane "Jerry” Bezanson (Ret’d) on 2 June 2000 at Grand View Manor, Berwick, NS at the age of 84 years.

    Jerry was born in Wolfville, NS.  He was a Second World War veteran who served in the West Nova Scotia Regiment and Royal Canadian Engineers. He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Kings Branch #6 in Kentville, NS. After the war, he worked for various construction companies throughout Nova Scotia including M. A. Condon, V. C. Woodworth and Cyrus & Manning Ells before finally starting a company of his own.

    Visitation will be held at the W. C. Hiltz Funeral Parlour, Kentville on 4 June from 7:00 – 9:00 PM with a Royal Canadian Legion, Kings Branch 6 service at 7:00 PM. A celebration of life will be held on 5 June with burial in the Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill, Kings Co.  Donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of Nova Scotia or the Winslow Unit of Grand View Manor.  {dcFeb2017gd} [zpp, zsd]