Obituary of Harriette "Hattie" Spencer
SPENCER – Harriette “Hattie” Josalyn, age 64, of North Noel Road, passed away peacefully on Thursday, June 15, 2017 at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Five Mile River on August 11, 1952, she was a daughter of the late Howard and Irene (MacDonald) Dickson. Hattie was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt, and loved spending time with her family and friends making precious memories. She looked forward to ball season, to cheer on her local players, especially her grandsons. When she wasn't with her family, or at the field, she could be found looking for a yardsale deal. In her younger years, she worked at the Kwik-Way in Kennetcook where she and a very special friend, Carol, served up great food and great service and made many friends from near and far. Years later she worked for Vance Hanes and gained many new friends; Edie and Sharon were spoken of often. Hattie is survived by her loving husband of 46 years, Clarence; daughter, Krista (Rick); son, Levi (Jana); grandchildren, Cole (Melissa), Khloe, Isaac, and Lincoln; great-grandchildren, Brayden and Alexa; sisters, Phyllis, Mary, Gloria (Ged), Sheila (Danny), Valerie, Brenda, and Sandra (Harlan); brothers, Nelson (Donna) and Myles (Bev); and sister-in-law Betty, along with several nieces and nephews, extended family and friends. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her sisters Karen and Marilyn; brother-in-law Frank, and brothers Victor and Tony. Cremation has taken place; visitation will be held on Tuesday, June 20 from 7-9pm with a memorial service on Wednesday, June 21 at 2pm, both at J. Wilson Allen Funeral Home, Kennetcook. Rev. Angus R. MacDonald officiating. Private family interment at St. James Presbyterian Cemetery, Noel Road, with a reception at the Green Hall, North Noel Road. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Hants North Baseball Association c/o Christian Miller, 7071 Hwy 354, Kennetcook, NS B0N 1P0. Arrangements have been entrusted to the compassionate care of J. Wilson Allen Funeral Home, Hwy 354, Kennetcook. Phone: 902-362-2440 or please visit our website at www.allenfh.ca to sign the guest book or send private condolences.