|Father*||Donald Owen Bezanson1 d. 2 Nov 2002|
|Mother*||Bessie Cameron1 d. 2 May 1988|
|Relationship||5th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson|
|Last Edited||4 May 2002|
|Patricia Carol Bezanson|
Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 11 April 2005:
Born in Niagara Falls, Ont., he was the youngest son of the late George and Beatrice (Prentice) Dunnington.
He is survived by his wife, Patsy (Bezanson); son, Rod, Toronto; daughter, Leslie, Bedford; sisters, Jessie Dunn, Niagara Falls; his twin, Dorothy Noble, St. Mary's, Ont; brothers, Arthur, George (Barbara), Halifax; Harry (Joan), Lower Sackville; Harold (Joan), Granville Centre. Prior to his illness, he was very active in amateur radio, known by his call sign VE1AMJ. He was a proud member of the Masonic Lodge, Past Master of Fairview Lodge, member of the Scottish Rite, Royal Standard Lodge and the Eureka Lodge in Annapolis Royal.
Visitation will be held 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, with the Masonic Lodge holding their service at 7 p.m. Tuesday, followed by funeral service at 2 p.m. Wednesday, all in Kaulbach Family Funeral Home, Annapolis Royal with Rev. James MacIntosh officiating. Interment will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.2
|Last Edited||5 May 2014|
Lewis Richard Bezanson1
|Father*||Chester Gordon Bezanson1 b. 3 May 1903, d. 3 Jan 1995|
|Mother*||Clara Bell Power1 b. 22 Nov 1898, d. 4 Sep 1994|
|Lola Rosann Fraser b. 1929, d. 1 Aug 2009|
|Relationship||5th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson|
|Last Edited||6 Dec 2003|
|Lewis Richard Bezanson b. 27 Jul 1926, d. 1991|
Obituary from Serenity Lindsay Funeral Homes & Crematorium:
Born in Halls Harbour, Kings Co., Lola was a daughter of the late Royal and Lola (Kaizer) Fraser. She worked at the W.K.M. Hospital in Berwick, and then joined the staff of the Grand View Manor, Berwick, when it opened in 1970 and where she worked until her retirement in 1991. Lola was a member of the Billtown Baptist Church. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend and will be dearly missed by all who knew her.
Surviving are daughters, Connie (Steve Boudreau) McCamon, Coldbrook; Judy (Randy) Rockwell, Waterville; grandchildren, Robert (Dana MacMillan) McCamon, Sackville; Aimee McCamon, Edmonton, Alberta; Leigh and Caitlyn Rockwell, both at home, Waterville; great-grandchildren, Owen and Lola; sisters, Leota Daniels, Windsor; Leona (Paul) Boylan, Halls Harbour; sisters-in-law, Mary Fraser, South Berwick; Olive Fraser, Halls Harbour; several nieces and nephews.
Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her true love and husband, Lewis R. Bezanson; sisters, Lima (Reg) Horsley; Alta (Bill) Campure; Mildred "Mim" (Rufus) Rockwell; brothers, Eldon (Muriel); Blake, Raymond and Lorimer Fraser; brother-in-law, Ken Daniels.
Visitation will take place 7-9 p.m., Monday, in the H.C. Lindsay Funeral Home, Berwick, N.S. Funeral service will take place 2:30 p.m., Tuesday, August 4, in the Billtown Baptist Church, Hwy # 221, Billtown. Rev. Gerald Zinck officiating, with burial in the Lakeview Cemetery, Lakeville.2
|Last Edited||24 Apr 2015|
- [S1] Dorothy Evans, Bezansons from Nova Scotia, 199, 252.
- [S680] Lola Rosann (Fraser) Bezanson Death Notice, Serenity Lindsay Funeral Homes & Crematorium.
- [S351] Family History Committee, Cemetery Records of Kings County, Lakeview Cemetery, Billtown, Section 3, Stone 83, "Lewis R. Bezanson, 1926-1991, his wife, Lola R., 1929- , married 12 Nov 1947."
Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 10 March 2016:
She had been employed as a Nurses Aid, working at the Mountain View Youth Rehab and Kings Regional Rehabilitation Centre. Arlene was also active in politics, being a member of the Conservative Party.
She is survived by her husband, Emmerson; a son, Steve (Deb), Black Rock; granddaughter, Jennifer and her son, Devon, Black Rock; grandson, Gordon (Alyssa) and daughter, Audrina, Quispamsis, New Brunswick; sisters, Dora, Eleanor and Helen; brothers, Allison (Linda) and Ivan (Kitty); nieces and nephews.
She was predeceased by brothers-in-law, Nathan, Leonard and Jack.
There will be no visitation, by request. The funeral service will be held at 3:00 p.m. Saturday, March 12, 2016 in the Black Rock Baptist Church, Pastor Marie McCullum officiating. Burial will take place at a later date in the West Black Rock Cemetery.1
|Last Edited||29 Nov 2018|
Stephen Gordon Bezanson1
|Father*||Emmerson George Bezanson1|
|Mother*||Arlene Myrtle Coleman1 b. 11 Dec 1932, d. 7 Mar 2016|
|Relationship||6th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson|
Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 6 February 2021:
Steve started school at the one-room schoolhouse in Lovelace Corner, graduating from Central Kings Rural High School, where he was active in Army Cadets. As a cadet, he achieved the rank of Cadet Major and had the opportunity of attending Expo 67, as well as representing Canada at the Outward Bound School in Towyn, Wales in 1970. After working managerial roles in retail for over 21 years, Steve returned to work with his father at Bezanson Family Christmas Tree Farm, Black Rock, until retirement.
Besides his father, Emmerson, Steve is survived by his wife of 46 years, Deborah (Chisholm) Bezanson; daughter, Jennifer (Kel); son, Gord (Alyssa); grandson, Devon; step granddaughter, Audrina; sister-in-law, Katherine (Greg) Sanford; sister-in-law, Carmel Chisholm; brother-in-law, Rod Chisholm; as well as various nieces and nephews.
Steve was predeceased by grandparents, Chester and Clara Bezanson and Arthur and Ruby Coleman; mother, Arlene; in-laws, Aubrey and Sadie Chisholm; sister and brother-in-law, Stuart and Pat Keddy, and brother-in-law, Tom Chisholm.
The family would like to thank Dr. Melanie MacNeil for her compassion and care, Brian Taylor, Ian Iglesias and Chris Taylor for their support during Steve's illness.
Cremation has taken place and his ashes will be spread on his daughter's land at a later date. Arrangements have been entrusted to White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville.2
|Last Edited||6 Feb 2021|