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Lester Ray Jodrey


Able Seaman, RCNVR


Born: 22 Apr 1922, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia


Died: 22 Nov 1994, Bridgewater, Nova Scotia


JODREY, Lester Ray - age 72, died November 22, 1994, in South Shore Regional Hospital. Born in Bridgewater, he was a son of the late Harold and Cora (Beck) Jodrey. He served during the Second World War in the RCNVR on the minesweeper HMCS Red Deer. He was a member of Branch 24, Royal Canadian Legion, Bridgewater. He is survived by his wife, the former Kathryn Baker; son Gary and his wife Lillian, Midville Branch; granddaughter, Kaffy, Winnipeg; brother, Clayton, Woodlawn, Halifax County. Cremation has taken place under the direction of Sweeny's Funeral Home, Bridgewater. Burial will be at a later date in Brookside Cemetery, Bridgewater. Donations may be made to Heart and Stroke Foundation of Nova Scotia or any charity. (The Halifax Mail Star, 24 Nov 1994


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Grave marker of AB Lester Jodrey, Brookside Cemetery, Bridgewater, NS

Courtesy of George Newbury



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