THOMPSON, Robert — 88, of Diamond Crest Seniors, Porters Lane, Westville, passed away February 10, 2017 in the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow. Born in Westville, he was a son of the late Albert and Carrie (Ross) Thompson, Highfield, Westville. In his earlier years, Robert hauled coal and light trucking. Robert is survived by sisters, Annie May Halliday, Ridgeway, Ont.; and Alice MacKenzie, Mill Brook, Pictou County; sister-in-law Marge Thompson, Kingston, Ont. as well as several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by brothers, George and Harold in infancy; Leonard (Alma); Arthur (Vivian); Ross (Annie); Warren; sister Catherine Stewart (Wesley); brothers-in-law William Halliday and Ian MacKenzie. Funeral was held February 13 from Eagles Funeral Chapel, Westville. Burial in the Auburn Cemetery. Donations in his memory may be made to St. Andrews Presbyterian Church, Westville.