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Vivian Viola Divine Hartling

Funeral service for the late Vivian Viola Divine Hartling, 83, Spanish Ship Bay, Guysborough County, was held February 8 in St. Luke’s Anglican Church, Liscomb, with Reverend Kristin MacKenzie officiating. Burial was in St. Luke’s Anglican Cemetery. Mrs. Hartling died February 2, 2019, in St. Mary’s Memorial Hospital, Sherbrooke. Born in Antigonish, she was a daughter of the late James and Bessie (Baker) Reid. Prior to her marriage, she worked at Liscomb Lobster Factory. She was a homemaker, mother, grandmother, community supporter, faithful volunteer and member of many organizations and community groups, including St. Luke’s Anglican Church, Liscomb, a member of the Vestry, Liscomb Legion Branch No. 86, honorary lifetime member of Liscomb Volunteer Fire Department, St. Mary’s Garden Club, Women’s Institute of Nova Scotia, Spanish Ship Bay Branch and volunteered at High-Crest Sherbrooke Home For Special Care. She is survived by three sons, Jimmie, Lower Sackville; Barry (Brenda), Garden of Eden; Darren (Cheryl), Indian Harbour Lake; four daughters, Mary (Allan) Nauffts, Spanish Ship Bay; Reta (Wayne) McIndless, Ontario; Lucy Stuart, Abercrombie; Viola Wilson (Eddie Green), Lower Sackville; 16 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; sister, Lauretta Baker, High-Crest Sherbrooke Home For Special Care; two sisters-in-law, Florence Reid, Glen Haven Manor, New Glasgow; Caroline (Basil) Burns, Milford Haven Home for Special Care, Guysborough; several nieces, nephews and their families. She was predeceased by her husband, Frank; one daughter, in infancy; brother, Weldon Reid. Memorial donations may be made to St. Luke’s Anglican Church. Online condolences: www.gwgiffin.com

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