Stephen Longmire "Steve" Troop
Stephen Longmire "Steve" Troop – 78, of Lake George, Kings County, passed away Wednesday, May 15, 2019 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Granville Ferry, Annapolis County, he was a son of the late Stephen and Helena (Longmire) Troop. Stephen graduated as a Registered Nurse from the Nova Scotia Hospital, Dartmouth, worked as a Supervisor of Nursing at the Kings Regional Rehabilitation Centre, Waterville and owned and managed two nursing homes. Stephen was most passionate about hunting, antiques and the Montreal Canadiens. He is survived by sons, Kim, Troy (Tracey), Todd and Kyle (Sarah); two sisters, Margaret Rogers and Janet Wadden; a sister-in-law, Gloria Troop; grandchildren, Regan, Jordan, Dylan, Miles, Oliver, Brandon, Ally, Colby, Ivy and Jasper; many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Sharon Lynn (Van Buskirk) Troop; a brother, James. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation, by request. A service of remembrance for family and friends will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 16, 2019 at the family home, 4342 Aylesford Road, Lake George. The Rev'd Mel Malton will officiate. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Red Cross, Atlantic Zone. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. On-line inquiries and condolences may be directed to www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com.
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