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In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar


Rena Gwendoline Carson (née Ware)




Born: 23 Nov 1923, Port Arthur, Ontario


Died: 07 May 2020, Belleville, Ontario


CARSON, Rena G. (née Ware) age 96 of Brighton, Ont., passed away on May 7, 2020 in Belleville, Ont. Born in Port Arthur, Ont., she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Lillian (Trewin) Ware. Following in the footsteps of her brothers, Rena joined the military and was proud to have served in the WRCNS during the Second World War. Rena and Harry spent many years in Dartmouth during Harry's military career. After Harry's passing, Rena moved to Ontario settling in Brighton by the Bay. Her home and her gardens were most important and they displayed her personal touch. She was predeceased by her brothers, Tom and Fred Ware; and her husband, Harry Carson. She is survived by her son, Gary (Susan) Carson, Whitby, Ont. A graveside service will take place at 1 p.m. Monday May 25th in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens. Donations may be made to a charity of choice. Special thanks to the many residents of Brighton by the Bay and Brighton and special friends Chris and Barbara Matthews and Terry and Mary Alexander for their many acts of kindness and caring shown to Rena during her time there. (Halifax Chronicle-Herald 23 May 2020)



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