Spr Robert H. Balcom (Ret’d)

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    We regret to advise of the death of Sapper Robert H. Balcom (Ret’d) in the Eastern Shore Memorial Hospital, Sheet Harbour, NS on 2 July 2003 at the age of 71.

    Robert was born in Port Dufferin, NS.  He joined the army as a member of the Royal Canadian Engineers and served in Korea and Werl, Germany.  He left the Army in 1955 and worked in construction until his retirement.  He was a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Courcellette Branch #58 in Sheet Harbour and a trustee of Brookside Hall for 18 years.

    Visitation will be 2:00 – 4:00 and 7:00 -9:00 PM on 4 July with a Legion service at 7:30 PM. and prayers at 8:00 PM, all in D.S. Crowell & Son Funeral Home, 22558 Main Street, Sheet Harbour.  A funeral service will be held 2:00 PM on 5 July in St. James Anglican Church, Port Dufferin, NS. Burial to follow in the church cemetery. Donations may be made to Port Dufferin Parish. On-line condolences may be sent to crowells@dunmac.com. [zpp]