Marie Anna Bezanson1,2

F, #24910, b. circa 1936, d. 14 May 2019
FatherGeorge Ebeneezer Bezanson2 b. 17 Mar 1905, d. 19 Jul 1963
MotherAlice Evelyn Bezanson2 b. c 1911, d. 2 Nov 2002

Family

Donald Rae b. 17 Nov 1927, d. 15 Nov 2007
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
Marie Anna Bezanson
     Marie Anna Bezanson was born circa 1936.1 She married Donald Rae.2 Marie Anna Bezanson died on 14 May 2019 at Colchester East Hants Medical Center, Truro, Nova Scotia.1 She was buried in Crossroads Cemetery, Valley, Nova Scotia.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 17 May 2019:
Marie Anna Rae (Bezanson)

Age 82, Hilden. It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Marie Anna Rae (Bezanson), age 82, of Hilden. Marie passed away on May 14, 2019 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre with all of her children by her side.

Marie was an avid gardener, quilt maker and an excellent cook. She loved hunting and fishing along with old time music and dancing. Most of all, she loved her family and friends. Marie was an exceptionally loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and friend. She loved life and lived it to the fullest. She will always be loved and missed, but never forgotten.

Marie is survived by her children, Donnie (Cheryl) Rae of Onslow; Beverly Rae (Tom Tinling) of Hilden; Betty (Warren) Bay of Camden; Irene (Louie) Shipley of Truro; Lois (Bruce) Armstrong of Vancouver Island; Karl Rae of Alberta; Shirley (Larry) Hennigar of North River; Judy Camm (Donald Hoadley) of Truro; Heather (Ray) Walinga of Alberta; 17 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Marie is also survived by her brother, George (Muriel) Bezanson of West Branch; and sister, Phyllis Mitchell of Ontario.

Marie was predeceased by her parents, George and Alice Bezanson; brothers, Johnny, Freddie and Jimmy Bezanson; and sisters, Frances Crowe and Thelma Cloney; her late husband, Donald Rae; and special friend, James Webb.

Many thanks to the doctors and nursing staff at the CEHHC for their care and compassion; special thanks to Dr. J Singh and ICU nurses, Patty and Alicia. Arrangements have been entrusted to Colchester Community Funeral Home. A visitation will be held on Sunday, May 19th from 6-8 p.m. with a Funeral Service on Monday, May 20th at 2 p.m. both in Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow St., Truro; reception to follow. A private interment will be held at a later date in Crossroads Cemetery, Valley.1

Census, Residence

Lived2002Marie Anna Bezanson lived in Truro, Nova Scotia, on 2 November 2002.2
Last Edited17 May 2019

Citations

  1. [S2] Marie Anna Rae (Bezanson) Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 17 May 2019.
  2. [S662] Roberta Joudrey, "Nova Scotia Obituaries", citing Halifax Herald, 4 November 2002, Alice Evelyn Bezanson.

Thelma Bezanson1

F, #24912
FatherGeorge Ebeneezer Bezanson1 b. 17 Mar 1905, d. 19 Jul 1963
MotherAlice Evelyn Bezanson1 b. c 1911, d. 2 Nov 2002

Family

Harold Cloney
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Thelma Bezanson married Harold Cloney.1

Census, Residence

Lived2002Thelma Bezanson lived in New Annan, Nova Scotia, on 2 November 2002.1
Last Edited17 May 2019

Citations

  1. [S662] Roberta Joudrey, "Nova Scotia Obituaries", citing Halifax Herald, 4 November 2002, Alice Evelyn Bezanson.

James Freeman Bezanson1

M, #24916, d. before 2 November 2002
FatherGeorge Ebeneezer Bezanson1 b. 17 Mar 1905, d. 19 Jul 1963
MotherAlice Evelyn Bezanson1 b. c 1911, d. 2 Nov 2002
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     James Freeman Bezanson died before 2 November 2002.1
Last Edited17 Jun 2005

Citations

  1. [S662] Roberta Joudrey, "Nova Scotia Obituaries", citing Halifax Herald, 4 November 2002, Alice Evelyn Bezanson.

John Edward Bezanson1

M, #24917, b. circa 1940, d. 3 May 1993
FatherGeorge Ebeneezer Bezanson1 b. 17 Mar 1905, d. 19 Jul 1963
MotherAlice Evelyn Bezanson1 b. c 1911, d. 2 Nov 2002
Relationship4th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     John Edward Bezanson was born circa 1940 at Plainfield, Nova Scotia.2 He died on 3 May 1993 at Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital, Tatamagouche, Nova Scotia.2

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 5 May 1993:
BEZANSON, John Edward - 53, West Branch, died May 3, 1993, in Lillian Fraser Memorial Hospital, Tatamagouche.

Born in Plainfield, he was a son of Alice (Bezanson) Bezanson, West Branch, and the late George E. Bezanson.

He is survived by two brothers, George, West Branch; Fred, Plainfield; three sisters, Phyllis Mitchell, London, Ont; Marie Rae, Truro; Thelma (Mrs. Harold Cloney), Tatamagouche; several nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a sister, Frances; brother, James.

Visitation will be 2-4, 7-9 p.m. today in the home of the deceased. Funeral will be 2 p.m. Thursday in West Branch United Church, Rev. Mark McLennan and Rev. Lee MacNaughton officiating. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery, Scotsburn. Funeral arrangements under the direction of McLeod's Funeral Home, River John.2
Last Edited1 Apr 2015

Citations

  1. [S662] Roberta Joudrey, "Nova Scotia Obituaries", citing Halifax Herald, 4 November 2002, Alice Evelyn Bezanson.
  2. [S2] John Edward Bezanson Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 5 May 1993.

Frances Bezanson1

F, #24918, d. before 2 November 2002
FatherGeorge Ebeneezer Bezanson1 b. 17 Mar 1905, d. 19 Jul 1963
MotherAlice Evelyn Bezanson1 b. c 1911, d. 2 Nov 2002

Family

Lloyd Crowe
Child
  • Lloyd "Wayne" Crowe2 b. c 1955, d. 9 Sep 2013
Relationship4th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Frances Bezanson married Lloyd Crowe.2 Frances Bezanson died before 2 November 2002.1
Last Edited16 Mar 2015

Citations

  1. [S662] Roberta Joudrey, "Nova Scotia Obituaries", citing Halifax Herald, 4 November 2002, Alice Evelyn Bezanson.
  2. [S2] Lloyd "Wayne" Crowe Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 12 September 2013.