BOLIVAR, Leo Granville


Branch LaHave – May 9, 1921 – May 29, 2017. It is with great sadness that we the family announce his passing at home with his family by his side. Leo "Bampie" was a Veteran of WWII serving overseas with the Princess Louise Fusiliers from 1939 -1945. Most of his life he worked at Bowater Mersey Paper Co. and Acadia Gas Engines Ltd. He enjoyed his small farm especially his oxen and anything to do with them. He loved a good game of cards and was always looking forward to spending time with his friends. Bampie had a never ending love and devotion for his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He will be missed by his feline pet Nikki. Leo was the youngest and last surviving member of his family. He is survived by daughter Emilie, grandsons Granville (Jennifer), Graham (Dania), great grandchildren Madison, Allison, Isabelle and Oliver, several nieces and nephews and a large circle of friends. He was predeceased by his wife Marie (Mailman), father and mother Walter and Jane, sisters, Freda and Hazel, brothers Aubrey, Byron, Donald, Clyde and Randolph, son-in-law Earle Hayward. Visitation 7-9pm Wednesday, with a Public Legion Tribute Service at 6:30 pm in R. A. Corkum Funeral Home, Wileville, and also where Funeral Service will be held at 11:00 am Thursday. Rev. Willis Ott Officiating. Interment in Hillside Cemetery, Branch LaHave. No flowers by request, memorial donations may be made to Hillside Cemetery Branch LaHave, Saint James Lutheran Church, Branch LaHave, or a charity of your choice. On-line condolences may be made by visiting

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