Timothy

Timothy "Rooster" Rushton

Saturday, September 8th, 1956 Thursday, April 4th, 2019

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Obituary

Obituary for Timothy "Rooster" Kenneth Rushton

Rushton, Timothy “Rooster” Kenneth – 62, Bass River, formerly of Londonderry, has joined his wife, past family and friends who have gone before him. He was the son of the late Alton and Muriel (Cooke) Rushton of Londonderry. He loved spending time at the cottage with family and friends. He always had a great time watching his favorite old western movies. Tim was an avid sports enthusiast especially when it involved his family as participants. His greatest enjoyment was spending time with his family whenever he could. He was always there for his family and friends no matter the issue or occasion. He worked for many years at the Home Hardware Warehouse in Debert. Timmy is survived by his daughters, Vanessa (Nathan), Debert and Felicia (Alex), Elmsdale; his beloved dog, Toby; brother, Michael (Carol); sisters, Sharon (Alton) and Anna; sister-in-law, Debbie, Lee Ann (Clayton); brother-in-law, Russell (Shelley), mother-in-law, Lois and many aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews. Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his wife, Linda; brothers, Terry and Chris; nephew, Jody; brother-in-law, Dale and father-in-law, Ralph. A visitation will be held on Monday, April 8th from 1–2p.m. with a Celebration of Life service immediately following in Riverside United Church, Bass River with Rev. Florence Antle-Brison and Pastor Steve Adams officiating. Reception to follow in Bass River Fire Hall. Donations in Timmy’s memory may be made to Heart & Stroke Foundation or charity of choice. Online condolences may be made at www.ColchesterCommunity.com

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Service Details

  • Visitation

    Monday, April 8th, 2019 | 1:00pm - 2:00pm
    Riverside United Church
    5577 Highway #2
    BASS RIVER, NS
    Monday, April 8th, 2019
    1:00pm - 2:00pm
  • Service

    Monday, April 8th, 2019 | 2:00pm
    Riverside United Church
    5577 Highway #2
    BASS RIVER, NS
    Monday, April 8th, 2019
    2:00pm
    Officiant
    Rev. Florence Antle-Brison
    Co-Celebrant
    Pastor Steve Adams
  • Interment

    Riverside United Church Cemetery
    5577 Highway #2
    BASS RIVER, NS
  • Reception

    Bass River Fire hall
    Main Street
    BASS RIVER, NS
    Following the service.

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Marlene Cooke

I will forever treasure our many childhood memories. Tim was good kind and caring. My deepest sympathy to his children and family. Marlene Cooke
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Your loving daughter Vanessa

Your memory will continue to live and grow on earth and in my heart.
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Heather Chase

My deepest condolences to Tim's family. In our chats Tim's pride in his girls was always very evident. He was a very kind person and will be missed by family,friends and community. Heather Chase
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Denise

My thoughts go out to all of the Rushton family. I always enjoyed seeing Tim through the years when I was in Bass River and know he will be deeply missed by family and friends. Sorry I was unable to make it to the Celebration of Life. Denise Trites (Canfield)
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Glen Johnston

Thinking of you at this difficult time. Sincerely Glen, Debbie and Alyssa Johnston
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