Laurie Roger Veinotte
Laurie was the son of the late Reginald and Edith Veinotte of Maitland.
He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Doris Elaine (Emberly); his children, Christine (Jeffery) Oickle, Arthur (Holly-Lynn) Veinotte, Judy (Randy MacPhail) Meisner; grandchildren, Kristopher, Roger, Tristen, Samantha, Jonah, Dylan and Hunter; step-grandchildren, Ashley and Andrew; step-great grandchildren, Houston and Fallon.
Beside his parents, Laurie was pre-deceased by his brother, Arthur Reginald Veinotte and his daughter, Yvette Lynn Veinotte.
At the age of 16 Laurie started working at Hirtle’s Woodworking which later became Nova Scotia Building Supplies in Blockhouse. After 52 years he retired and then continued to work part time for the next few years as he enjoyed the people and working with wood. Laurie spent his life spending quality time with his family. Weekend car trips to the Valley, Halifax, going to beaches and lots and lots of picnics. Summer vacations on Prince Edward Island are a fond memory that will always be cherished. After retirement he enjoyed spending time with his family and fishing with the grandchildren. He always kept busy “puttering” around his home.
In keeping with Laurie’s wishes a private service will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to VON Lunenburg County, Dayspring Cemetery, Health Services Foundation of the South Shore or a charity of your choice.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Mahone Funeral, Home Mahone Bay.
Online condolences can be made at: www.mahonefuneral.ca
The Family would like to thank all the wonderful health care professionals who helped through this difficult time for all their care and compassion.
Please be advised, the office of Mahone Funeral Home is not able to receive memorial donation funds at this time due to COVID-19. Please inform the Family of your memorial contribution through our website. Your memorial donation payment may then be sent directly to a requested charity or charity of your choice.
Victorian Order of Nurses
Lunenburg County Branch
P. O. Box 147
Blockhouse, Nova Scotia
c/o Gary Rodenhiser
13970 NS Hwy. #3
Health Services Foundation of the South Shore
90 Glen Allen Drive
P.O. Box 492
Bridgewater, NS B4V 2X6
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