First Baptist Church Halifax extends sincere sympathy to Mattie Boyd and family in the loss of her sister, Velma Mumford on April 11.
MUMFORD (Densmore), Velma Madeline — 86, East Noel, passed away April 11, 2013, with her children by her side in Vimy Court, Bible Hill. Born May 6, 1926, in East Noel, Velma was a daughter of the late Ervin and Viola (Singer) Densmore. She was a member of Noel United Church and the Order of the Eastern Star, Maitland. She is survived by her children, Garry, Lower Sackville; Clara Vroegh, East Noel; Myles (Bonny), Minasville; Lindsay (Marleigh), Minasville; Tony (Pamela), East Noel; grandchildren, Andrew and Sarah Mumford; Phillip, Krista, Trudy, Scott Vroegh and their father Eef Vroegh; Jeanette Mumford, Amy Hunter, Greg Mumford; Jana Miller and Julie Custance; Shayna, Joshua and Chloe Mumford; 21 great-grandchildren. Velma is also survived by her siblings, Eldridge Densmore (Ruby), Bedford; Becky (Doug) Beattie, Bible Hill; May Shunamon, Bedford; Mattie (Eric) Boyd, Bedford. She was predeased by her husband, Ervin Mumford; brothers, Wilmot and Dalton; daughter-in-law, Peggy Mumford; grandson, Curtis Vroegh. Cremation has taken place with visitation 7-9 p.m. Sunday, April 14, in J. Wilson Allen Funeral Home, Hwy. 354, Kennetcook. A memorial service Monday at 2:30 p.m. April 15, in Noel United Church, Rev Nathalie Buchanan-Rutherford officiating. Private family burial in Noel Cemetery followed by a reception in the church hall. Family flowers only. Memorial donations to Noel United Church c/o Betty Miller, Hwy. 215, Noel Shore, RR No. 1 Maitland, NS B0N 1T0 or Noel Cemetery Fund. c/o Bev Patterson, Hwy. 215, East Noel, RR No. 1 Maitland, NS B0N 1T0. Arrangements have been entrusted to the compassionate care of J. Wilson Allen Funeral Home, Hwy. 354, Kennetcook, ph 1-902-362-2440 or please visit our website at: www.allenfh.ca to sign the guest book or send private condolences.