Virginia Purchase

Virginia Vivian Purchase

Thursday, October 25th, 1956 - Sunday, July 7th, 2019
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Virginia Vivian Purchase
62, Queensland, passed away on Sunday, July 7, 2019 in Halifax Hospice. Born in Queensland she was the daughter of the late Carl and Vivian (Graves) Snair. Virginia worked for the Department of Justice and community Corrections for over 25 years and retiring at age 50. She will be remembered fondly for her witty personality. Survived by her husband, Douglas; son, Wayne (Kennedy), Halifax; daughter, Kimberley (Harold), Halifax; brothers, David (Bonnie), Queensland, Neil (Helen), Ontario; Bruce (Jodi), Timberlea; many nieces and nephews and her faithful companion Maxx. Predeceased by her brothers, Clement, James and Harvey. Funeral service will be held 3 p.m. Saturday, July 13th in the Ronald A. Walker Funeral Home, Hubbards. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to charity of choice. A special thank you to Devon Hennigar and Hospice Halifax for the special care of Virginia.
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    Saturday, July 13th, 2019 | 3:00pm
    Saturday, July 13th, 2019 3:00pm
    Ronald A. Walker Funeral Home, Hubbards
    10429 St. Margaret's Bay Road
    Hubbards, Nova Scotia B0J 1T0
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    Following the service everyone is welcome to join the family from 4-6 p.m. in the Hubbards Area Lions Club, Fox Point for refreshments and fellowship. 21 Lions Club Road, Fox Point.


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Carolyn Melvin

Posted at 10:23am
Dave & I are so sorry for your loss. May all your fond memories help you through your time of sorrow. We are sorry we can’t be there today but our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. Dave & Carolyn Melvin

Pat Chambers

Posted at 04:28pm
So sorry for the loss of such a beautiful person and dear friend, Virginia always left an impression on everyone who know her with her wit and good humour. She will certainly be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing her. Heartfelt hugs to Doug, Kim and Wayne

leona gilbert

Posted at 05:03pm
Sincere condolences to Doug Purchase and his family on the death of Virginia ; RIP You have earned your rest .

Michelle Reid

Posted at 06:34am
I worked with Virginia for 15 years at Corrections in Halifax. She was one of a kind. Always very funny. She was very good to me while I was there. Sincere condolences to Doug and family. Michelle Reid

Dion Ross

Posted at 08:40pm
Condolences from myself and Velma. Thinking of you all during this difficult time.

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