Robert Scott Ward
Robert Scott Ward – 75, of Kentville, passed away Sunday, August 6, 2017 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born at home on Brooklyn Street, he was a son of the late Ralph and Gladys (Fredericks) Ward. He had been employed as an industrial electrician, spending most of his career with Canexel and Larsen’s. He enjoyed working on computers and especially enjoyed working as a gunsmith. He is survived by his wife, Hazel (Zinck); a daughter, Monica Bobbitt; three sons, Greg (Karen), Shawn (Angela) and James (Charlotte); three sisters, Doris Gates, Shirley Sweet and Joyce Hiscock; six grandchildren, Tiffany, Shamus, Connor, Elizabeth, Katherine and Tyler; nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by a son-in-law, Lt. Col. Dan Bobbitt; a sister, Pauline Corbett. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation, by request. The funeral service, followed by a reception, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, August 10, 2017 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville. Burial will take place in the Elm Grove Cemetery, Steam Mill. Donations in memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.