Source: Per post at Twitter from Annette Fulford @avidgenie .
From Advocate Harbour, Nova Scotia. A lighthouse keeper after the war.
OBITUARY: Frederick Barteaux
Parrsboro – Frederick John Barteaux, 64, Fox River, Cumberland County, died
Saturday at home.
Born in Advocate, he was a son of Mrs. Sinar (Gallagher) Barteaux and the
late Vance Barteaux.
He retired after 20 years with the Royal Canadian Navy, followed by work
with Bedford Institute of Oceanography.
He was secretary of Minas Lodge, AF and AM, Parrsboro, and a member of
Knights of Pythias, Victoria Lodge #17, Port Greville.
He was also a member of Parrsboro Shore Historical Society.
Besides his mother, he is survived by his wife, Lida Wheaton; two daughters,
Phyllis (Mrs. Robert Gates), Edmonton, Alta.; and Mary-Lou (Mrs. Richard
Koppers), Dartmouth; two sons, Vance, Edmonton, Alta.; and Richard,
Dartmouth; a step-son, George Wheaton, Port Greville; a sister, Florence
(Mrs. John Den Ouden), Niagara Falls, Ont.; four brothers, Douglas,
Victoria, B.C.; Alpin, Trenton; Walter, Advocate; and Millard, Gimili, Man.;
two grandchildren, three step-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by a brother, Watson.
The body is in Smith’s Funeral Home, Parrsboro, and will be transferred to
Port Greville Baptist Church Tuesday, where funeral will be 2 p.m.
Wednesday, Rev. Eric Miner officiating, with burial in Riverside Baptist
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to any charity.
Chronicle Herald, Monday, December 10, 1984, pg.24