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Joseph Laughlin "Lockie" Proctor
Birth: Oct. 11, 1932
Evanston
Nova Scotia, Canada
Death: Jul. 27, 2010
Evanston
Nova Scotia, Canada

PROCTOR, Joseph Laughlin 'Lockie' - 77, Evanston. It is with great sadness that we announce the death of Joseph Laughlin 'Lockie' Proctor who dieds uddenly at home in Evanston on Tuesday, July 27, 2010. Born in Evanston on October 11, 1932, he was a son of the late Basil and Rita (Poirier) Proctor. Lockie was a kind, gentle, loving husband, father and 'Papa'. He was awell-known member of St. Francis de Sales Parish, Lower River Inhabitants and St. Patrick's Parish, Whiteside. Lockie was also known for tolling the church bell and calling the local bingo's in Lower River. When Lockie was young, he worked for the CNR and Nova Scotia Pulp Industry. Lockie had anamazing sense of humour. He made friends easily and was always there to lend a helping hand. He lived life to the fullest and just recently fought a courageous battle with throat cancer. He loved sports such as hockey and baseball and took great pleasure in watching his family play softball. Lockie was an avid bingo and card player and Lockie was and always will be remembered for his quick wit. Lockie is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Pauline (MacNamara), Evanston; sons, Gerard (Karen Adams), and Steve,both of Evanston; Darren (Jennifer), Port Hawkesbury; daughters, Rose Mary Haigh, Port Hawkesbury; Arlene (Barry MacQuarrie), Evan-ston; and Sheila Knox (Steve McLaren), Antigonish; 16 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren;sisters-in-law, Marie Cogswell, Evanston; Sarah McNamara, Port Hawkesbury;brother-in-law, Raymond McNamara, Whiteside. He will be missed by his companion Missy, his dog. He was predeceased by his youngest son, Dougie;sister, Bernice Hearn; and brothers, Clement and Jack Proctor. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. Visitation will be 2-9 p.m.today in Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Funeral mass to be held 10:30 a.m. Friday in St. Francis de Sales Roman Catholic Church, Lower River Inhabitants with Father Barrett Clare-Johnson officiating. Burial in St. Patrick's Parish Cemetery, Whiteside, at a later date. Family flowers only please. Memorial donations may be made in Lockie's memory to St.Patrick's Cemetery Fund or MADD Canada (Mothers Against Drunk Driving). 
 
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 Parents:
  Basil Alfred Proctor (1906 - 1980)
  Rita Obeline Poirier Proctor (1903 - 1972)
 
 Spouse:
  Pauline Catherine McNamara Proctor (1939 - 2016)*
 
 Children:
  Douglas Joseph Proctor (1967 - 1986)*
 
 Siblings:
  John Frederick Proctor (1929 - 1979)*
  Anna Bernice Proctor Hearn (1930 - 1995)*
  Joseph Laughlin Proctor (1932 - 2010)
  Clement Alexander Proctor (1936 - 1956)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: The Obit. states that the cemetery is in Whiteside, but I was unable to submit it that way.
 
Burial:
Saint Patrick's Parish Cemetery
Evanston
Richmond County
Nova Scotia, Canada
 
Created by: Sharon Lavash Hawkins
Record added: Aug 09, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 56841554
Joseph Laughlin Lockie Proctor
Added by: SJ Hearn
 
Joseph Laughlin Lockie Proctor
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For 'Lockie', Joseph Laughlin PROCTOR, in fond remembrance.
- SJ Hearn
 Added: Nov. 2, 2015
Remembering you, with love, on this sunny Easter Sunday.
- SJ Hearn
 Added: Apr. 5, 2015
 
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