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Alvin Charles Swinimer


Alvin Charles Swinimer

Alvin Charles Swinimer, 91, of Western Shore passed away Saturday, November 19th 2022 at South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater.

Born in Western Shore, he was a son of the late Arthur Henry Swinimer and Lillian May (Whitehead) Swinimer.

He was best known for his smoked salmon and mackerel, having supplied local stores and people in the community. Alvin had lived his whole life in Western Shore.

Alvin is survived by daughters, Deborah and Christine; sons, Raymond, Michael (Hope); Darrel (Beth); sisters, Gladys Boutilier and Geraldine Demille; brothers, Percy (Sheila) and Arthur Jr. (Elaine); numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by his wife, Lila; sons, Nicholas and Kenneth; sisters, Frances Boutilier, Margaret Rafuse, Doreen Rhodenizer; brothers, Wesley, Marshall and Laurie.

Memorial donations are requested to be made to the Harding Branch #114, Royal Canadian Legion, Western Shore.

A graveside service will be held 11:00 a.m., Friday, November 25th 2022 at Western Shore Cemetery, Western Shore.

Arrangements entrusted to the care of Mahone Funeral Home, P.O. Box 200, 32 Parish St., Mahone Bay, NS B0J 2E0 (902-624-8241). Online condolences may be sent to the family and obituary viewed by visiting:

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Please be advised, the office of Mahone Funeral Home is not able to receive memorial donation funds at this time. Please inform the Family of your memorial contribution through our website. Your memorial donation payment may then be sent directly to a requested charity.

Harding Branch #144
Royal Canadian Legion
PO Box 315
Western Shore
Nova Scotia
B0J 3M0

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Service Date
Friday, November 25, 2022