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Obituary of Edward M. Childs


Edward M. Childs

1939 -2019


It is with sadness that the family of Edward Childs announce his passing on Thursday, May 30, 2019 at the Western Memorial Regional Hospital at the age of 80. He will be lovingly remembered by his wife of 62 years Marguerite, daughters Dianne Humber (Myles), Sandra Russell, Pamela Motty (Phillip); grandchildren Angie Russell (Ewan), Andrew Russell (Crystal), Miranda Ford (Grant), Mitchell Motty (Heather), Robyn Motty, Great grandchildren Christina, Paige, Maddison, Jaxon, brothers Stanley Childs (Emma), Howard  Childs (Sheila) as well,  a large number of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Edward was predeceased by his parents John & Elizabeth Childs, sister and brother-in-law Elizabeth & Wilfred MacDonald, sister-in-law Suzanne Childs. Visitation will be held at St. James Anglican Church, Lark Harbour Friday & Saturday from 2-4 and 7-9 pm, followed by the Funeral Service Sunday, June 2, 2019 at 2:00 pm with Reverend Effie Organ officiating. The interment will follow at St. James Cemetery, Lark Harbour. As expressions of sympathy flowers are graciously accepted or memorial donations may be made to St. James Anglican Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fillatre’s Funeral Home.