Winnifred Chisholm "Winkie" Poole
Winnifred Chisholm "Winkie" Poole – age 91, passed away peacefully on October 11, 2017 at Mountain Lea Lodge, Bridgetown with family by her side. She was the only daughter of the late Dr. Frederick Eugene and Anne Scott (Parker) Lent, New Germany. She is survived by her husband of 69 years, Layton "Billy", formerly of Kentville; daughters, Nancy (Ian) Worthylake, Kentville; Donna Poole, Brookside; grandchildren, Keven (Christy) Smith-Worthylake, Ottawa; Janice (Mark) Worthylake-Perry, Berwick; and Brian (Nicole) Worthylake, Okotoks, AB and great-grandchildren, Payton, Kara, Lucas, Jaden, Madison, Kaleb, Finley and Conor. Winkie is a graduate of Business and Commercial Class 1945, Horton Academy, Acadia University. She was dedicated to raising her family and enjoyed knitting, crocheting, puzzles and looking after her rose garden. Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held from 2-4 p.m. Sunday, October 15, 2017 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville. There will be no funeral service, by request. Burial will take place at a later date in Epworth United Church Cemetery, New Germany. Special thanks to those at Mountain Lea Lodge who cared for her and continue to care for Billy. Donations in memory may be made to Mountain Lea Lodge, Bridgetown. Arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.