Douglas "Doug" Legere
1943 - 2018
Douglas "Doug" Legere
Visitation Information
January 28, 2018
Visitation Time
1-4 p.m.
Visitation Location
River Hebert Royal Canadian Legion Branch #14
Requested Charity
Canadian Cancer Society, Choice.
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Douglas "Doug" Legere, 75 years of age, of River Hebert, passed away peacefully on Saturday, January 20, 2018 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre. Born in River Hebert, he was a son of the late James & Lail (O'Brien) Legere.

Doug was a jack of all trades. He was a mechanic, a truck driver, lobster fisherman. He was always willing to help a friend in need. He loved music, playing guitar, fiddle. Doug loved the outdoors, hunting and fishing.

Doug will be sadly missed by his wife of 55 years, Doreen, daughter Susan Legere of Amherst, son Jerry Legere (Phyllis Dempsey) of River Hebert, Cindy Legere ( Steve Hargraves) of Amherst, Myrna Legere (Kevin Wood) of River Hebert; seven grandchildren, several great grandchildren; sister, Myrna Smith of Toronto, ON, brother, Jimmy (Judith) of Lindsay, ON.

Arrangements are under the direction and care of Furlong-Jones Funeral Home, 70 Church St., Amherst, NS (902-667-8777). A celebration of Doug's life will be held at the River Hebert Legion Branch #14 on Sunday, January 28, 2018 from 1-4 p.m.

Should friends desire, memorial contributions may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, or the charity of your choice. Sharing of memories and condolences may be sent to the family by  visiting Doug's online memorial at or through the Furlong~Jones Funeral Home Facebook Page.

Douglas "Doug" Legere