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N. Lee Langille


N. Lee Langille

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Norman Lee Langille, age 77, of Amherst, NS.  Lee passed away peacefully on Thursday, February 7, 2019 at Gables Lodge, Amherst, surrounded by his loving family.

Born in Amherst, NS, he was a son of Agnes (Thompson) Langille and the late Norman Langille.

Lee always kept active.  He loved gardening, and helped many people care for their gardens.  He was well known in the Oxford and Windsor Exhibitions where he won many ribbons and prizes for his gardening talents.  He enjoyed being around friends, curling and bowling when able.  He loved his children dearly.  He always loved spending time with and hearing about his grandchildren and great grandchildren.

In addition to his mother, he will be sadly missed by his children Bonnie (Shawn) McLellan, Springhill, NS, Tammy (Ron) Martin, Amherst, NS, Carla (Ray) Schumann, Amherst, NS, Holly (Neil) Mitchell, Calgary, AB, and Kenneth (Cheryl) Langille, Riverview, NB; their mother Judy (Atkinson) Langille, Amherst, NS; 10 grandchildren; 9 great grandchildren; siblings Wayne, Ralph (Colleen), Darlene (Rollie) O'Blenis, and Cyril (Peggy), all of Windsor, NS.

In addition to his father, he was predeceased by brother Garry.

Arrangements are under the care and direction of Furlong-Jones Funeral Home, 70 Church St., Amherst,NS (902-667-8777) where visiting hours will be held on Monday, February 11, 2019 from Noon until 2 pm, followed immediately at 2 pm by his funeral service, Life Celebrant Scott Balser officiating. Burial will take place in the Amherst Cemetery at a later date.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Canadian Diabetes, or the charity of your choice. 

Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by visiting Lee's online memorial at or through the Jones Family Funeral Centre Facebook Page.

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Service Date
Monday, February 11, 2019
Service Time
2 pm
Service Location
Furlong~Jones Funeral Home, Amherst, NS

Visitation Time
Noon until 2 pm
Visitation Location
Furlong~Jones Funeral Home, Amherst, NS

Burial Date
Burial Location
Amherst Cemetery

Requested Charity
Canadian Diabetes or Charity of Choice