Reverend Harold Kay Beaumont
Reverend Harold Kay Beaumont – age 93, of Cambridge, passed away on Sunday, December 12, 2021 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Blair and Marjorie (Edwards) Beaumont. Harold graduated from Acadia Divinity College in 1953 and ministered throughout Nova Scotia until his retirement. He was honoured in 2018 for 55 years of ministry. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his first wife of 37 years, Velma (Blakeney); and sisters, Barbara Wild, Jacqueline Miller and Donna Gill. Harold is survived by his second wife of 23 years, Ellen (Smith); children, Bruce (Karen), Bryan (Linda), Bernie (Catherine), Bonnie (Rob) Sweet, Brenda (Tony) Anderson, Bernice (Pat) Lario and Barry; grandchildren, Yosseff MacDonald, Danielle (Max Nyberg), Jessica (Clint Duncan), Kaitlin (Mike Pillar), Alisha, Jason (Victoria Heisler), Blair (Channelle), Jenna, Jillian (Mike Matheson), Jeffrey, Mitchel, Lauren and Sarah; and great-grandchildren, Jackson and Lucy Nyberg, Kaitlynn and Harrison Duncan, Violet, Adeline, Lilianna, Alexi, Ellie and Kenadi Beaumont. In keeping with Harold’s wishes there will be no visitation or funeral service. A private graveside service was held on Saturday, July 16, 2022 in Willow Bank Cemetery. Reverend Bob Burbidge officiated. Donations in memory may be made to Feed Nova Scotia (www.feednovascotia.ca). Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.