Otterson, Lorne Allison – Age 74. The family is deeply saddened to announce the passing of Lorne Allison Otterson (born 1942), on January 23, 2017, in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. He passed away peacefully in the palliative care unit after a lengthy battle with cancer.
Lorne is survived by his son, Trevor, step-son, Vincent; brothers, Odin, Frank, Eric (Wilda); sisters, Evelyn, Shirley, Dianne (Harry MacGillvary); grandchildren, Jordan, Kendra, Brianna, and Morgan.
Lorne was born and grew up in Onslow Mountain, a son of the late Delmar and Floris (Rector) Otterson. He was a huge fan of harness racing, having owned several horses over the years. He worked throughout the years primarily in various lumber mills and with Stanfields.
Cremation has taken place under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit. A graveside service will take place in the spring in Belmont Cemetery. An announcement in the paper will follow. Donations may be made to Belmont Cemetery Corporation, c/o 41 Onslow Mountain Rd., RR1 Belmont, NS B0M 1C0, or a charity of your choice.
Special thanks to the palliative care team for their support and care.
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