March 7, 2018
Kitson, Thomas Frederick- August 24, 1950-March 6, 2018
Thomas Frederick Kitson, age 67 of Union Centre passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family on March 6, 2018 at the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.
Born in New Glasgow he was a son of the late Thomas and Cecilia(Campbell)Kitson.
Tom grew up in Brown’s Point before moving to Mount William Road and then to Union Centre. He attended West Pictou District High School. Tom was most recently employed at MacCulloch’s Truck Services in Stellarton, where he worked in the parts department, prior to which he worked for Maritime Auto Supplies as the paint manager. Tom was an avid Boston Bruins fan whose fondest memory was getting to see the Bruins play the Montreal Canadians in Halifax. He spent the last few years at home with his feline companion Mac, who was always by his side.
Tom is survived by his wife Leslie(Lowther)Kitson, daughters: Cheryl(Donnie)McInnis, Stellarton; Marie(Jeff)MacDonald, Fort McPherson, NWT; sons: Greg Kitson, Calgary; Bill(Alana Kent), Union Centre; grandchildren: Cecilia And Emily, Thomas and Jack, a brother Gordie(Darlene)Kitson, a sister Kaye Kitson, several nieces and nephews.
Tom was predeceased by his sisters: Eleanor(Pug)Talbot and Vi Melanson.
Cremation to take place.
There will be no visitation by request. A family memorial service will be held at a later date.
No flowers by request. Donations in memory of Tom may be made to the Nova Scotia Heart and Stroke Foundation, Autism Pictou County or to a charity of one’s choice.