Thomas Abner Johnstone
Thomas Abner "Tom" Johnstone – 92, of Centreville, Kings County, formerly of Lakeville, Kings County, passed away Wednesday, April 19, 2017 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Lakeville, he was a son of the late Joseph Fred and Margaret Ann (Greene) Johnstone. He had been employed in farming and in garage work. He is survived by six daughters, Freda (Brian) Sinyard, Cambridge; Margo Johnstone, Waterville; Wendy Keddy, Wolfville; Abigail Johnstone (David Benjamin), Waterville; Elizabeth Johnstone, New Minas; Mary (Albert) Benjamin, Lakeville; two sons, Tommy, Kentville; Clifford (Lottie), Lakeville; three sisters, Esther (Alex) Campbell, Ontario; Josephine (Paul) Justason, Kentville; Jean Johnstone, Lakeville; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Mary (Schofield); a daughter, Natalie Ward; a son, Michael; five sisters, Ada Johnstone, Helen Coleman, Cora Wile, Bernice Dominey and Lila McRae; two brothers, Grant and Richard; a granddaughter, Sherry Lynn. There will be no visitation, by request. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Monday, April 24, 2017 in the Lakeview Cemetery, Lakeville, Pastor Christina Bigelow officiating. Donations in memory may be made to the charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.