Obituary for Nora May Singleton (Pollard)
Nora May Singleton
1920 – 2018
Nora Singleton, beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and aunt passed away on Friday, January 19, 2018 at the Lampman Community Health Centre at the age of 97 years.
She leaves to cherish her memory her five children, Marlene (Nelson) Haygarth, Alameda, Jim (Maureen) Singleton, Arcola, Darlene (Dave) McCulloch, Winnipeg, Ken (Denise) Singleton, Kennedy and Rob (Sheila) Singleton, White Bear Lake; eleven grandchildren and sixteen great grandchildren, as well as numerous nieces, nephews and special friend Verna Reed.
Nora was predeceased by her husband Robert Singleton; parents, Carlos and Bertha Pollard; all her siblings and grandchild Tylar.
She was born, raised and educated at Kisbey, living in Kisbey for 94 years until moving to Bow Valley Villa, Oxbow and then to the Lampman Community Health Centre. On July 1, 1941 Nora married Robert Singleton and they farmed south of Kisbey. One of her greatest enjoyments was decorating her house and yard for Christmas, making costumes and dressing up for Halloween.
Nora was a faithful member of St. Michael’s Anglican Church and Guild where she was Warden for over 50 years. She took an active part in community activities, especially the Recreation Centre, but most of all, her family was dear to her, enjoying grandchildren and great grandchildren.
She will remain forever in our hearts.
A service of celebration and thanksgiving will be held at the Kisbey Recreation Centre on Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 2:00 p.m. with The Rev. Michelle Moore officiating. Immediately following the service, a time of fellowship and refreshments will be held in the Recreation Centre. Interment will take place at the Arcola Cemetery at a later date.
If friends so desire, donations in Nora’s memory may be made to the Kisbey Recreation Centre or the Lampman Community Health Centre Trust.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to Hall Funeral Services, Estevan.
Our most sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Nora May Singleton Pollard 1920 2018.source