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J. Lloyd Sinclair


J. Lloyd Sinclair

Sinclair, J. Lloyd Age 88, of Goshen, Guysborough County, passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on Sunday, January 3, 2021. Born on November 7, 1932 in Copper Lake, he was a son of the late Roy and Jean (Henderson) Sinclair. He lived and worked on the family farm all his life and belonged to many agricultural associations. Lloyd was a lifelong faithful member, long-serving elder, trustee and choir member of King’s United Church, Loch Katrine. He was a member of Clan Sinclair and was well known as a local historian and genealogist for the local area. Lloyd is survived by his wife of 62 years, Bessie (Anderson); son, Bruce (Dianne), Goshen; daughter, Mary (Jim), Goshen; grandchildren, Peter (Jessika), Samantha (Colin), Alexander (Emma), Brianna (Kyle), Nicole (Dylan), Jeremy and Craig Sinclair; great-grandchildren, Isabella, Brody and Ethan; brothers-in-law, Milton Rae, John (Shirley) Anderson;  nieces, nephews and their families. He was predeceased by sister, Jeanette Rae. Funeral service will be held Saturday, January 9th at 2 p.m. in King’s United Church, Loch Katrine with Rev. Meredith Marple officiating. Interment in Goshen Cemetery. Due to COVID-19 restrictions, seating is limited in the church. Social distancing protocols are to be followed and masks are mandatory. Attendees will be asked to provide their names and telephone numbers upon arrival for the funeral service. Family flowers only please. Memorial donations may be made to Goshen Cemetery or King’s United Church Memorial Fund. Funeral arrangements are under the dignified and compassionate care of the G.W. Giffin Funeral Home, 17545 Highway 316, Country Harbour. On-line condolences may be made at

Service Date
Saturday, January 9, 2021
Service Time
2 p.m.
Service Location
King's United Church, Loch Katrine

Burial Date
Saturday Jan 9, 2021
Burial Time
Following the service
Burial Location
Goshen Cemetery

Requested Charity
Goshen Cemetery or King's United Church Memorial Fund