Heffernan, John

21 Nov 1931

Fatal Accident – John Heffernan, Glebe road, who was injured in a car accident at Sylvan Valley Tuesday evening of last week, died at St. Martha’s Hospital Friday morning.  He was 66 years old.  Deceased was a son of the late John Heffernan and Annie Gillis.  A native of the Glebe Road, he worked many years in British Columbia, and of late he was considering returning there because of bad health.  He is survived by his wife, nee Catherine MacEachern, Ballantyne’s Cove, three daughters and six sons:  Annie and Margaret in Boston; Mary at home; Harry in Kapuskasing, Ont.; Joseph, John D, Ronald J, Michael B, and Leo R at home.  Four sisters and two brothers, also survive:  Mrs. Dan A MacDonald, Big Marsh; Mrs. Alex MacDonald and Mrs. Kate Carmichael in Pictou County; Michael in Lakevale and James in British Columbia.  The funeral took place on Monday at Georgeville.