Thomas, Kevin R. – Age 65 of Wolfville, passed away in Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville, on August 15, 2018, due to complications with diabetes and lungs. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late Stanley and Mary (Dickie) Thomas.
Surviving are his sons, Peter, C.J. (Danielle), Jeff (Nicholle); daughter, Didi (Jason); grandchildren, Dylan, Owen, Benjamin, Theodore, Gabriel and Eleanor; brother, Verne (Sharon), sister, Bonnie (Dave). He was predeceased by brother, Laurie; sister, Heather Cook.
Kevin became well known when he first joined the Wolfville Police Department in 1977, and later when he joined the RCMP, retiring from there in 2007. He was an avid hunter and outdoorsman throughout the Musquodoboit Valley. He will be greatly missed by colleagues, family and good friends.
Cremation has taken place. Funeral service will be Sunday at 3 p.m. in St. James United Church, 4217 Hwy. 357, Meaghers Grant, Rev. Dr. Linda Yates officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Diabetes Canada.
Kevin and his family would like to thank the staff of Valley Regional Hospital ICU for all of the caring and compassion they showed him.
Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.
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