Devin Philip Bezanson1,2

M, #26484, b. 23 July 1994, d. 2 August 2015
Father*Philip Gordon Bezanson2 b. 25 Mar 1970, d. 2 Aug 2003
Mother*Sonya MacDonald2
Relationship7th great-grandson of Jean George Bezanson
     Devin Philip Bezanson was born on 23 July 1994.1 He died on 2 August 2015 at New Chester, Nova Scotia, at age 21.1

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 6 August 2015:
BEZANSON, Devin Philip Age 21, Moser River, passed away suddenly August 2 2015, in New Chester. Born July 23, 1994, he was the first born and beloved 'baby boy' to Sonya (MacDonald) Bezanson and the late Philip Bezanson.

Devin was employed with County Line Fiber Glassing, in the past worked as a deckhand with commercial lobster fishing. Devin was an outdoorsman, member of the Get-R-Done team in the Sheet Harbour Men's League.

Devin has left behind his siblings, brothers, Morgan and Maddison Bezanson and sisters, Mallory Bezanson and Raylyn Kirker, all at home in Moser River; paternal grandparents, Nina and Gordon Bezanson, New Chester; aunts, Nicole Naugler (Dean), Kelly (William) Chambers, Cheryl (Chris) Phee; uncles, Jason Bezanson and Mervin Bezanson; many cousins, extended family and friends.

Devin was predeceased by maternal grandparents, Roderick and Sharon MacDonald.

Cremation has taken place. Visitation today, 7-9 p.m. in Ecum Secum Chapel. Funeral service 2 p.m. Friday, August 7 in St. Giles Presbyterian Church, Moser River, Bishop Craig Botterill officiating. Burial in St. John's Cemetery, Necum Teuch. Reception to follow in Moser River Community Hall.1
Last Edited6 Aug 2015


  1. [S2] Devin Philip Bezanson Death Notice, The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 6 August 2015.
  2. [S2] Philip Gordon Bezanson Death Notice, The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 4 August 2003.

Laura Mary Bezanson1

F, #26499, b. 31 October 1950, d. 20 November 2015
Father*Robert Carl Bezanson1 b. 12 May 1910, d. 23 Jul 2003
Mother*Mae Frances MacDonald1 b. 1924
Relationship5th great-granddaughter of Jean George Bezanson
     Laura Mary Bezanson was born on 31 October 1950 at Halifax, Nova Scotia.2 She died on 20 November 2015 at White Hills Continuing Care Facility, Hammonds Plains, Nova Scotia, at age 65.2

     Obituary from The Chronicle-Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 23 November 2015:
BEZANSON, Laura Mary

Age 65 of Halifax, passed away Friday, November 20, 2015, in White Hills Continuing Care Facility, Hammonds Plains. Born in Halifax October 31, 1950, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Mae (MacDonald) Bezanson.

Survived by brothers, Walter and Murray.

Cremation has taken place under the direction of D.S. Crowell & Son Funeral Home. A graveside committal service will be held Wednesday, November 25 at 11 a.m. in Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Lower Sackville, Rev. Ross Bartlett officiating.2
Last Edited29 Nov 2018


  1. [S2] Robert Carl Bezanson Death Notice, The Halifax Herald (Halifax, Nova Scotia), 25 July 2003.
  2. [S944] "Nova Scotia Obituaries", citing The Halifax Herald, 23 November 2015, Bezanson, Laura Mary.