WOII Harry Richard Lownds, CD
We regret to advise that Warrant Officer Class 2 Harry Richard Lownds passed away peacefully on Friday, January 2, 2009, in Camp Hill Veterans' Memorial Building, QEII in Halifax at age 88.
Born in Halifax, Harry had dedicated his career to the Royal Canadian Air Force as a firefighter, a profession he loved, retiring after 32 years of service. He was active in politics at various capacities. He was a handyman loving the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing. He had a passion for horses and was once known for horse ice racing. In his retirement, Harry thoroughly enjoyed managing the Dartmouth Trap and Skeet Club.
A memorial celebration of Harry's life was be held on Monday, January 5, at 1 p.m. in Bradford Hall, Parkland Estates, Fairfax Dr., Halifax, with a reception to follow. In lieu of flowers, the family would appreciate remembrances to the Canadian Cancer Society or to Juvenile Diabetes. Words of comfort may be sent to the family by visiting: www.walkerfh.com