Clyde Llewellyn Murray
Clyde Llewellyn Murray - 88, of Greenfield, Kings County, passed away Tuesday, June 26, 2012 at home. Born in Wolfville, he was the son of the late Cyril and Lillian (Bezanson) Murray. He was a veteran of the Second World War and a member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Dr. C. B. Lumsden Branch No. 74, Wolfville. He served as a Councillor for the County of Kings and was a member of the Kentville Commercial Travellers Club. He was an avid curler at the Wolfville Curling Club, hunter, fisherman, woods person and golfer. Also he loved gardening and had as many as 500 tulips. He is survived by his wife of 65 years, the former Marie Levy; four daughters, Patricia "Pat" Murray, Greenfield; Sheila (Merlin) Stevens, Port Williams; Sharon (Randall) Murray-Sellars, Falmouth; Pam Murray (Peter Andresen), Hantsport; nine grandchildren, George, Veronica, Jason (Melanie), Melissa (Rob), Brad, Brent (Laura), Amy (Niall), Tim (Cherakee) and D.J.; four great grandchildren, Lucas, Noah, Frania, and Aoife; several half brothers and sisters; nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by two sisters, Dorothy and Hazel. Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation, by request. A Royal Canadian Legion memorial service, followed by a reception, will be held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 4, 2012 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, Reverend Ellen Hunt officiating. A private family burial will take place in the Greenfield Cemetery. Donations in memory may be made to The Lung Association, the Canadian Diabetes Association or the charity of your choice. Family flowers only by request. Special thank you to Careforce, VON, and Veterans Affairs for all of their support. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.