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Publication: "Loyalist Trails" UELAC Newsletter
Issue: 2011-13 Apr 3, 2011
Title: MORGAN, David William UEL
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Last Post: MORGAN, David William UEL
100 years old, died Sunday, March 13, 2011, in Halifax. Born in Hartland, N.B. in 1910, son of the late Edmund and Alberta (McAdam) Morgan. Joined the Bank of Montreal at 18 years; worked at various branches throughout New Brunswick with final posting in Halifax. Retired 1969 with over 40 years service, at time of his death had been retired for over 41 years. David was a charter member of Bayers Road United Baptist Church, where he served in many capacities and was appointed Honourary Deacon. He was a member of the Atlantic Swells (Barbershop Chorous) for many years. An avid gardener, he took pride in growing and gifting his roses. Survived by Doris (Albright), his bride of 71 years and sweetheart for 82 years; daughter, Alberta; son, Larry (Lois); six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren. Predeceased by daughter, Margaret (Marnie); great-grandson, Benjamin David Clarke (Aaron and Julie); sister, Mabel; brother, Walter. A celebration of David's life took place Thursday, March 17 in Bayers Road Baptist Church, Rev. Leslie McCurdy officiating. An Interment will be held at a later date in Hartland, N.B. In lieu of flowers, please give someone a rose. A Good Man; Good Life; God Bless.
David had been a member of the Halifax-Dartmouth Branch. He, along with his daughter Alberta and grandchildren, Aaron & Naomi (three generations ) were presented with their certificates to ancestor William Orser by the Lt. Gov. of Nova Scotia at the UELAC AGM that was held in Halifax in 1996.
Lew Perry, Halifax Branch