George Ivan Pulsifer

Male 1931 - 2016  (85 years)


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  • Name George Ivan Pulsifer 
    Born 5 Apr 1931  Hantsport, Hants, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 26 Oct 2016  Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • PULSIFER, George Ivan
      Age 85, Truro, passed away October 25, 2016 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Hantsport, Hants Co., on April 5, 1931, he was the son of the late Ivan Lester and Margaret Blanche (Hewitt) Pulsifer. George received his teaching education at the Provincial Normal College and Acadia University. He taught school in Debert for two years, then Truro Junior High for four years and was Principal at Douglas Street for six years and also principal at Bible Hill Central for 23 years. George retired in 1985. He was very active in community affairs having been a former member of the Truro Recreation Commission, member of the Original Stadium Building Committee, member of the Retired Teachers Association, member of the Royal Canadian Legion Branch 26 and member of First Baptist Church. He was also President of the Truro and Area Minor Hockey Association for years and coached Pee Wee and Bantam Hockey for 20 years. His favorite hockey team was the Montreal Canadiens. George ran for the Liberal Association against Robert L. Stanfield and won 44 percent of the vote. He enjoyed his winters in Florida (all 21 years) but had to be home by April to plant his Canna Lilies as he was an avid gardener. George absolutely loved his cars, and would trade as often as possible. He also enjoyed a good meal and loved ice cream treats. He was predeceased by his loving wife of 27 years, Evelyn (Drake) Jenkins Pulsifer whom he married August 1, 1970.
    Buried Robie Street Cemetery, Truro, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I11677  Hantsport Families
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2020 

    Father Ivan Lester Pulsifer,   b. 20 Jan 1898, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Margaret Blanche Hewitt,   b. Abt 1902, Port Hilford, Guysborough, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 13 Jan 1924  Hantsport, Hants, Nova Scotia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F4152  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Evelyn Drake 
    Last Modified 9 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F4153  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 5 Apr 1931 - Hantsport, Hants, Nova Scotia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 26 Oct 2016 - Truro, Colchester, Nova Scotia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Robie Street Cemetery, Truro, Nova Scotia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S38] The Chronicle Herald.