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902-224-3422
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Mon - Fri 9.00-4.30
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Lawrence Edward Marshall (Stretch) Gouthro

Lawrence Edward Marshall (Stretch) Gouthro

Age 87, (Cheticamp) – passed away at home on Thursday, June 23, 2022. Born in New Waterford on February 28, 1935, he was the son of the late Marshall and the late Rose Anne (LeBlanc) Gouthro. He was the eldest of 4 children. On October 5, 1957, he married his soulmate and love of his life, Marjorie Jean Guyaux. He served many years in the Royal Canadian Navy, leaving to work in the insurance industry. He then became the manager of the Whale Beverage Room in Bedford, N.S. until his retirement. Ed was an avid golfer and bowler. He enjoyed camping with his family and entertaining. He and Marje became snowbirds until she fell ill.

Besides his parents, Ed was predeceased by his loving wife, Marjorie Jean; his beloved son, Bradford Lance; mother and father-in-law, Annie Mae (Laidlaw) and Henry Guyaux; and brothers-in-law, Thomas Aucoin, and Alphonse Larade.

Ed is survived by his devoted daughter, Leslie (Raymond) Rolfe; brother, Garfield (Sharon) Gouthro; sisters, Della AuCoin and Adele Larade; grandchildren, Raylene, Dillon, Marley, Morgan, Taylor, and Lawrence; great grandchildren, Landon, Noah, Phoebe, and Kingston; and many nieces and nephews.

Cremation has taken place. As per Ed’s request, there will be no visitation or funeral service. A private burial will take place at a later date.

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  • Linda Greenough Gallant June 28, 2022 2:20 pm

    Sorry I could not be with you at this time Leslie. Thinking of you and the family . BFF. Hugs

  • Steve Horne June 28, 2022 1:55 pm

    Sorry for your loss. Condolences to you and your family.
    He was lucky to have you there taking care of him. the last few years.

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