Leslie Ernest Adams

    • Memorial Plaque Leslie Ernest Adams in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens
    • RCE Badge circa 1937-52

    We regret to advise of the death of Leslie Ernest Adams of Stellarton, NS in Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, NS on 25 May 2000 at the age of 88 years.

    Leslie was born in New Glasgow but lived most of his life in Stellarton.  In his younger years, he worked in the mines.  He was a veteran of the Second World War who served with the Royal Canadian Engineers.  After demobilization, he was employed with the Canadian National Railways where he had a 35-year career until his retirement.  He then became the owner of the “Bar S” Campground in Scotch Village, NS for eight years.  He was involved in many community organizations including: member and Elder to the Sharon St. John United Church, Stellarton; past Chancellor of the Liberty Lodge 22, Knights of Pythians; past Noble Grand of the Fuller Lodge 5, Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Stellarton; and member of the Curren Masonic 68 Ancient Free and Accepted Masons Lodge, Hopewell, NS.

    Visitation will take place in H.C. MacQuarrie Funeral Home, Stellarton on 27 May from 7:00 – 9:00 PM and 28 May 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 – 9:00 Pm.  The funeral service will be on 29 May in Sharon St. John United Church, Stellarton.  Burial in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens. The Fuller Lodge 5, Stellarton will meet at 1:30 PM; the Liberty Lodge 22, Knights of Pythias will meet at 1:45 PM; the Curren Masonic Lodge 68, AF & AM, Hopewell will meet at 7:30 PM in the funeral home on S28 May to conduct their services.  Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 28, Stellarton will meet at the church 29 May to attend the service and will conduct their graveside service in Heatherdale Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made to the Pictou County Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals or Sharon St. John United Church, Stellarton.
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