Gordon Leo Spinney
Gordon Leo Spinney - 52, of Sunken Lake, Kings County, passed away peacefully with his loving wife by his side, Saturday, July 7, 2012 in the QEII Health Sciences Centre, VG Site, Halifax. Born in Wolfville on May 3, 1960, he was the eldest son of Leo and Leora "Cookie" (Arenburg) Spinney, Sunken Lake. Gordon worked as a construction worker and was most recently employed with A&C Spinney Contracting Ltd. Gordon was an avid junk collector, snowmobiler and loved 4-wheeling. Gordon will be missed by many. He is survived by his loving wife, Marie (Lawrence), Sunken Lake; son, Larry, Sunken Lake; daughter, Maryellen, New Minas; his pride and joy, granddaughter, Cheyanne, New Minas; brothers, Paul (Sherry) and Jack (Rita) and sister, Tina (Darren) Gertridge, all of Sunken Lake; five nieces, four great nieces, two great nephews. He was predeceased by a sister, Velma Carol Spinney. Visitation will be held from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Monday, July 9, 2012 in the White Family Funeral Home, Kentville, where the funeral service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, July 10, 2012, Reverend Gary Manthorne officiating. Burial will take place in the Black River Cemetery. Donations in memory may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society. Special thanks to the wonderful staff and doctors of 8A and 8B at the VG Hospital. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.