Murray Cummings Feltmate
Feltmate, Murray Cummings Age 86, of Goshen, Guysborough County, passed away peacefully surrounded by his family on Friday, July 9, 2021, in the R. K. MacDonald Nursing Home, Antigonish. Born in Lochaber, he was a son of the late Seward and Elizabeth "Tiny" (Cummings) Feltmate. Murray lived and worked in Goshen his entire life, growing blueberries and Christmas trees as well as working in the pulpwood and trucking industry. He is survived by his wife of 62 years, Nellie (Mason); children, Debbie(Steven), Barry(Joy), Ardith(Mark), Susan(Raymond), Shelly(Larry); much loved by his grandchildren, Jordan(Sarah), Rachel, Bethany, Sarah, Kelsie, Eryn; 3 great-grandsons, Saul, Mikhail, Bryson; sisters-in-law, Vera Feltmate, Joyce Feltmate, Minnie Feltmate, Nan Feltmate, Joyce Feltmate, Edith Murphy, Janet(Louis) Butts, Linda Mason; several nieces, nephews and their families. He was predeceased by his 6 older brothers, Arthur, Gordon, Merritt, Rev. Donald, Harold and Chesley; grandson, Peter Archibald, sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law, Muriel Feltmate, Lina(Stewart) Caddell, Doris(Robert) Sutherland, Roxey(Theo) Benoit, Andy Murphy, and Leonard Mason. Visitation will be held Wednesday from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. in the Goshen Community Centre. A family funeral service will be held Thursday at 2 p.m. in Goshen Gospel Church with Pastor John Luten officiating, followed by interment in Sunset Cemetery, Argyle. All COVID-19 guidelines will be followed for the visitation and funeral service and face masks are required. Family flowers only please. Memorial donations may be made to Goshen Gospel Church, Sunset Cemetery or The R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home Foundation. The family would like to thank Dr. David Cudmore, staff at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital and the staff at R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home for the exemplary care given to Murray. Funeral arrangements are under the dignified and compassionate care of G.W. Giffin Funeral Home, 17545 Highway 316, Country Harbour. On-line condolences may be made at www.gwgiffin.com.