Patricia “Pat” (Harrington) Loughead

Loughead (Harrington), Patricia “Pat” – Age 75, of Truro, died peacefully surrounded by her family in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro, on January 22, 2017. Born in Brantford, Ont., she was a daughter of the late Fern and Ken Harrington.

Pat was employed by the Truro Chamber of Commerce for several years, then went on to open G. Loughead Services with her husband, which included delivering groceries to local senior citizens for over 30 years. A devoted participant of the community, she was a member of Old Barns United Church and Beta Sigma Phi Sorority.

Pat is survived by her loving husband of 50 years, Graham; her daughters, Cindy (Steve) Fredette, Solvang, CA; Carol (Stephan) Reale, East Greenwich, RI; Cathie (Bob) Landsburg, Truro; Christa (Gary) Giddens, Lower Truro; niece, Vicki (Troy) Colford, Valley; and her greatest blessings, her grandchildren, Ashley, Taylor, Nicole and Kayla Giddens, Rachael and Egan Reale, Suzanne, Tricia and Patrick Landsburg, Talia and Jaime Fredette, Kylie and Keenan Colford; great-grandchildren, Evan, Ryan and Katelyn Cooper. Pat is also survived by her brother, Jack (Marcie), Brantford; several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her granddaughter, Lindsay Giddens; sister, Donna Williams, brother, Robert.

Cremation has taken place. A celebration of Pat’s life will be held on Wednesday at 2 p.m. in Old Barns United Church, Rev. Ian Harrison officiating. A reception will follow downstairs in the church. Interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Colchester East Hants VON (specify Adult Day Program). The family would like to thank all the doctors and nurses of Colchester East Hants Health Centre who were involved in Pat’s care.

Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.

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