Harold Frederick Floyd
Harold Frederick Floyd of Kemptville passed away in Winchester District Memorial Hospital on Mon., July 3, 2006 He was 80.
He was born on Nov. 23, 1925 in South Gower Township to the late Fred Floyd and the late Edith Wylie. He is survived by his brothers Keith and Mervyn.
He was employed by the railway and worked there for 30 years. During the last few years of his employment with CPP, he worked on a part time basis as Assistant Road Master. He also worked on the family farm.
He had many interests. He enjoyed restoring gas engines, and would spend many hours on these projects. He liked to attend auction sales and plowing matches. He was also a good cook, and enjoyed making pickles.
Visitation was held at Grant Brown Funeral Home Rolston Chapelin Kemptville on July 5. The funeral service was held in the chapel of the funeral home on July 6 with Rev. Bev Lindsey officiating. Jean Newans was the organist. Interment followed at South Gower Cemetery.
The pallbearers were Kevin Hill, Carl Payne, Robert Brown, Bill Brown, Richard Strike, and Andy Porter.
Memorial donations to the Kemptville District Hospital were gratefully received.