Eunice Edith Dellapinna

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Dellapinna (Leslie), Eunice Edith – 96, Halifax, passed away peacefully Tuesday, April 12th, 2016, in Northwood Center, Halifax.

Born in Seaforth, N.S, she was a daughter of the late Gibson and Annie (Maude) Leslie and wife of the late Laurance Dellapinna. She moved to Halifax as a young woman where she met and married Laurance and raised their four children.

She is survived by her daughter Edith Houser, California; sons David (Beverley) Timberlea; Leslie (Jennifer) Halifax; Paul (Tracey) Halifax; sister Sheila (Robert Sheppard) Lower Sackville; grandchildren; Patricia, Pugwash; Mark (Melodie Hueber) Ottawa; Timothy, Riverport; Spencer (Lisa Richardson), Truro; Erin, Samuel, Christopher and Alexander all of Halifax.

She was predeceased by her husband Laurance; son-in-law Charles Houser; brothers and sisters-in-law Leander (Lena) Leslie and Edgar (Freda) Leslie.

Funeral service will be held on Saturday, April 16th at 11:00am, in St. Peter’s Anglican Church, Birch Cove (3 Dakin Drive). Family interment in St. Andrew’s Anglican Church Cemetery, Timberlea. Donations may be made to a charity of your choice.

Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to T. J. Tracey Cremation and Burial Specialists, Bedford, NS. 902-835-4212. Online condolences may be made by visiting