Garth Malcolm Sponagle
Garth Malcolm Sponagle – 78, of Garland, passed away on Wednesday, September 9, 2020 at home. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late Frank and Alice (Delaney) Sponagle. Garth worked as a heavy-duty diesel equipment mechanic and eventually supervisor for CN Rail. He then went on to work for Harley-Davidson Vehicle Operations in York, Pennsylvania, USA, from where he retired. He also had a passion for flying, as a private pilot. Garth is survived by his wife of 57 years, Norma (Fillmore); a son, Quintin (Shelley) Sponagle, Upper Vaughan; a daughter, Robin (Philip) Mack, Port Williams; a brother, Michael (Gloria) Sponagle, Isaac’s Harbour; six grandchildren, Justin (Ashton) Sponagle, Jordan (Tiffany) Sponagle, Jenna (Mark) Rushton-Stevens, Rachel (Ryan) Blaikie, Matthew Mack, and Emily Mack; seven great grandchildren, Emma, Isabella, Malachi, Joshua, Tai, Levi and Zoey; nieces and nephews. There will be no visitation, a private funeral service will be held in the Weston Christian Fellowship Church, Weston, Kings County, Reverend Ken Fillmore officiating. Burial will take place in the Lakeview Cemetery, Lakeville. A video webcast of the service will be available afterward, at 2:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 20, 2020 by visiting www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com Donations in memory may be made to Hope Outreach of Canada (Hopeoutreach.ca). Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.