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Reta  Hemeon

Reta M. Hemeon

Monday, January 10th, 1921 - Wednesday, June 5th, 2019
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Obituary

HEMEON Reta, M. – age 98, of Yarmouth Heights, died June 5, 2019 in Yarmouth Regional Hospital. Born in Yarmouth, she was a daughter of the late Stayley and Viva Allen. She was a stay at home mother to sons, Lloyd (Carol), Larry (Jennifer), Lynn, Laurie (Cathie) and daughter, Lois; sister to; Elizabeth, Roy and Stayley (Sonny); loving grandmother to, Bill, Garnet, Kristopher, Jeffery, Matthew, Meagan, Tracy, Troy, Leanna, Melanie, and Sarah; and fourteen great grandchildren. She was predeceased by husband, Luther Hemeon, brother, Murray; sisters, Marion, Muriel, Amy, Bertie, and Nina. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sweeny’s Funeral Home and Crematorium, Yarmouth. There will be no visitation by family request. A private family graveside service will be held in Arcadia Cemetery. Donations in memory may be made to a charity of your choice. The family would like to offer a special thank you to the nurses and staff on 4 North. On-line condolences may be sent to: sweenysfh@eastlink.ca or you may sign the guestbook on-line at: www.sweenysfuneralhome.net
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  • Service

    Location
    Arcadia Cemetery
    Address
    Arcadia
    ARCADIA, NS
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    Private family graveside service
    Officiant
    Rev. A.D. "Bill" Newell
  • Interment

    Location
    Arcadia Cemetery
    Address
    Arcadia
    ARCADIA, NS
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Private family graveside service

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Katie Stephenson

Posted at 12:00pm
I have fond and lasting memories of your mother Reta. Reta was like a second mom to us when she’d come into town and help my mom out in her times of need. We always knew what we would have for lunch when Reta was there ! Salmon sandwiches( yucky) with the ground up bones in it!! She got us to eat them ( amazing feat) and when we were not there and in school, she’d tie everyone of our shoes together because she couldn’t stand the fact that our shoe laces were always tied wether we had them on our feet or not. We’d always laugh and she’d keep on doing it until the game got old I miss your mom. I just found out today while at work and I’m tearing now as I write this. She will be missed by both Cindy and I immensely. thanks aunt Reta for all the good and lasting memories we shared together.We loved you like a second mother ! May you find peace See you on the other side. XO. ( Kathy Carpenter aka Katie Stephenson )
PS she made THE BEST doughnuts in the world. Sigh
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Jim Gavel

Posted at 05:25pm
Lloyd, Larry, Lynn, Laurie and Lois, so sorry to hear of Reta's passing. At 98 she had a long life and I am glad I got to know her growing up in Arcadia. She was very tolerant of our teenage shenanigans and a great cook, one of my fondest memories was her delicious pecan tarts, so much so that I would pay her for a dozen just for myself! Know that we are thinking of her and the loss you are all feeling. Rest in peace Reta.
JS

Jean Smith

Posted at 04:54pm
Larry, Lynn, Lois and family,
Our deepest sympathies on the passing of your dear mother. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.

Neil & Jean Smith
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Karen Congdon

Posted at 09:01pm
Thoughts and prayers are with all the family at this time. I am glad I got to spend a bit of time with Aunt Reta last summer and she gave me a couple of her dishcloths. Karen
 
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Judy Gavel Posted at 11:37am

Dear family, please accept my most sincere sympathies. I have many,many fond memories of your Mom. Spent a lot of time at house and many over nighters as well. She is one of my best memories growing up in Arcadia. Love and prayers to all. A well deserved rest in peace Mrs. Hemeon.
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