Lieu de naissance : Canada
Lieu de décès : Canada
Date de décès : 23 juillet 2012
Leschied, Karl Edward - 80 of Coldbrook, Kings County passed away on Monday, July 23, 2012 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Whitemouth, Manitoba, he was the son of the late William and Anna (Zink) Leschied. Affectionately known as "Poppy", "Dad", "Carl", and "My Love". Karl liked living on the edge because that is where God operates. In all his business dealings Karl looked to the Lord for direction. As a young man, Karl, worked on his father's farm, and in woods operation. At the age of 30 he moved to Newfoundland with his wife, "Juney Girl", and first son, Marcus, to work with the Christian Ministry, the Shantymen, of which he spent 15 years with. Karl also owned and operated two businesses, Lewisporte Refrigeration and Arcticooler Industries. Karl and June raised their six children in Lewisporte, Newfoundland. In 2005 Karl and June moved to Coldbrook, Nova Scotia. Surviving are his wife, Lorna June (Travis), Coldbrook; sons Marcus, Calgary, Alberta, Stephen (Mandy), Cambridge, Jonathan (Jacqueline), Enfield, and Michael, Vancouver, British Columbia; daughters Heather (John) Lohr, Canning and Jennifer (Christian) Gloade, North Carolina; grandchildren, Justin Lohr, Aaron Lohr, Caleb Lohr, Ben Lohr, Jonah Leschied, Jane Leschied, Kelsey Gloade, Allison Gloade, Molly Gloade and Jacob Leschied; sisters Elsie (Harry) Toews, Mary (Paul) Brady and brothers Ted (Helen), Bill, Ernest (Mary) and Justus. He was predeseased by his sister, Jean Makarchuk and grandson, Jared. The funeral service was held at 2 p.m. Thursday, July 26 in the Coldbrook Baptist Church followed by refreshments and visitation with the family at the church. Interment took place at the Cambridge Cemetery at 5 p.m. that day with Wayne Merrill officiating. Anyone wishing to make donations may do so to the ALS Society or Coldbrook Baptist Church. Arrangements were under the care and direction of Serenity Lindsay Funeral Home, 568 Main Street, Wolfville, NS B4P 1E7. Donations or condolences may be sent to the above address or by visiting: www.serenitylindsayfuneralhome.ca.