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Reginald Vincent Rector


Reginald Vincent Rector

It is with deep sadness we announce the passing of Reginald Vincent Rector, age 88, of Springhill.  Reg passed away on July 18, 2019 at Gables Lodge, Amherst, NS.

Born in Springhill, NS, he was a son of the late Vincent and Allmura (Spence) Rector.

Reg was a miner.  After the mines closed, he was a dedicated farmer, and worked at the Sunset Community Home in Pugwash, then Bendex in Amherst .  He loved carpentry work; was an avid gardener, and enjoyed spending time in the woods.

He is survived by his wife Liza (Hachey), Springhill; daughter Nancy (David) Haley, Saint John, NB; sister Olive (Jack) Perry, Amherst, NS; grandchildren Davey (Amanda) Haley, Angela (Matt) London, Joey and Victor (Denise) Sears; great grandchildren Eric, Madison, J.J., Gloria, Autumn, Catlen and Brook Sears.

Besides his parents he was predeceased by daughters Joanne and Cathy; sister Genesta Smith; and brother Roy.

Arrangements have been entrusted to A H Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane St, Springhill, NS (902-597-2361) where visitation will take place on Monday, July 22, 2019  from  Noon to 2 pm, followed immediately by his funeral at 2 p.m. Pastor Sasha Cheprasov officiating. Burial to take place in the Hillside Cemetery, Springhill, NS.

Donations in memory of Reg may be made to the charity of your choice 

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Reg's online memorial through the A H Brown Funeral Home Facebook Page, or at

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Service Date
Monday, July 22, 2019
Service Time
2 pm
Service Location
A H Brown Funeral Home, Springhill, NS

Visitation Time
Noon until 2 pm
Visitation Location
A H Brown Funeral Home, Springhll, NS

Burial Date
Burial Location
Hillside Cemetery, Springhill, NS

Requested Charity
Charity of your choice.