The Daily News (Halifax) Halifax, NS
Tuesday, January 18th, 2000
The Chronicle-Herald, Volume 52, Number 13
LEGERE, Gerald Edward "Eddie" - 76, High Crest Nursing Home, formerly of Pioneer Street, Springhill, died January 14, 2000, in Highland View Regional Hospital, Amherst. Born in Springhill, he was a son of the late James Conrad and Alice Mary (LeBlanc) Legere. He was a member of the St. John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, Springhill; the Springhill AA group and past member of the Royal Canadian Legion, Springhill. He enjoyed drawing and writing poems. Surviving are sister, Hazel Embree, Springhill; several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by sister, Edna; brothers, Archie, Edward, Lloyd. Visitation 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today, Legion service 7 p.m., both in A.H. Brown Funeral Home, Springhill. Funeral 10 a.m. Tuesday in St. John's Roman Catholic Church, Springhill, Rev. Patrick Cosgrove officiating. Following cremation, burial will take place in the church cemetery, North Street, Springhill. Donations to Canadian Cancer Society.