Clarence Wilfred MacIntosh

    • RCE Badge circa 1937 - 1952

    We regret to advise that Clarence Wilfred MacIntosh of Riverton, Pictou Co., NS died peacefully on 11 May 2007 in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, in his 89th year.

    Born in Fox Brook, Pictou Co., Clarence was a Royal Canadian Engineer veteran of the Second World War who served in France, the Netherlands and Germany from 1943-1946. After the war Clarence worked for the CNR for 38 years, retiring in 1978. He was former Clerk of Session and a member of the St. Columba United Church, Hopewell. He was a long-time member of the Riverton Community Club, serving in various administrative capacities over the past 60 years. He received his 55 year Veteran Jewel from the IOOF Caledonia Lodge No. 28, Hopewell, in 2006. He was a founding member of the Village Choir, Hopewell, and also a member of the St. Columba United Church Choir.

    Visitation was at H.C. MacQuarrie Funeral Home, Stellarton on 13 May and funeral service was held in St. Columba United Church on 14 May. Donations in memory of Clarence may be made to the Aberdeen Palliative Care Society or St. Columba United Church.