MILL BROOK, Pictou County – Lloyd MacLeod Fraser age 84, of Millbrook, Pictou County, passed away on Friday July 20th in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow with his family by his side.
Born in Mill Brook on January 14th, 1928, he was a son of the late James Daniel and Jessie Emma (MacLeod) Fraser of Mill Brook.
In his earlier years, Lloyd worked the farm, the mill and in the lumber camp. Later, he was employed by Hawker Siddeley and finally retiring from the Dept. of Highways. He enjoyed farming, fishing, hunting, playing cards, and a good joke. He especially enjoyed time spent with his children and grandchildren.
He will be sadly missed by children: Leonard (Donna), Mill Brook; Beverly Clark (Dave), Oxford; Allan (Mary), Scotsburn; Elwood (Mary), Pleasant Valley; Iva Campbell (Keith), Westville; Dale Roddick (Bill), Mill Brook; Velda Fulmore, (David), Pictou; Helen O’Connor (Chuck), Anderson’s Mountain; grandchildren: Daniel Fraser, Amy Cameron (Steve); Jennifer and Donald Clark; Leanne Hendricken (Andre) and Kevin Fraser (Melani); Christopher Fraser; Blair Salter (Johannah) and Yvonne Salter (Scott); Ryan Roddick (Cassie), Fraser (Liz) Roddick; and Nick Roddick (Jessica); Michelle Veenhuis (Ryan) and Jamie Fulmore; Devin and Jeffrey O’Connor; great-grandchildren: Briac, Greyson and Sara; step-grandchildren: Janine, Lynn (Merv), Debbie; Stephen (Tanya); step-great-grandchildren: Ethan, Kelsey, Meghan and Quinn; sisters: Vera MacCulloch, PEI; Ella Tupper, New Glasgow; Jean Henderson (Bill), Pictou; Myrtle Wooldridge, Toney River; brothers James (Margaret), Mill Brook and Donald (Yvonne), Sinclair’s Island.
Lloyd was predeceased by his wife of 51 years, Evelyn (nee Wooldridge); sister Evelyn Robinson; and by brothers Allister and Raymond and an infant brother Chester.
Visitation will be held at Eagles Funeral Home, Westville on Sunday from 2- 4 and 7-9 p.m. His funeral service will be held on Monday at 11 a.m. from Eagles Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Charles McPherson officiating. Burial will be in Mill Brook Cemetery.
Family flowers only. Donations in his memory may be made to the Mill Brook Cemetery or a charity of your choice.
Special thanks to Kim Porter and Lloyd’s special staff at Glen Haven Manor and to the ICU nursing staff.