June 8, 2012
Claude Neilson died June 8, 2012 at home. He was 84. Born in Crawhills, Scotland, he lived many years in Kearny before moving to Margaretville, N.Y.
Visiting will be on Sunday from 2 until 6 pm at the Armitage and Wiggins Funeral Home 596 Belgrove Drive, Kearny (map/directions). There will be a masonic service at 5 pm followed by the funeral service. Private cremation will follow.
Claude was a butcher and part owner of the Royal Meat Market . He was past Master of Copestone Ophir Lodge, past President of the Scots American Club, Scotish American Monument Committee and The Square Club all in Kearny.
Husband of Agnes (nee Hamilton), he is survived by his children Robert Neilson, Elizabeth and Arlindo Teixeira and Andrew Neilson, 6 grand and 4 great grandchildren. He was predeaceased by his grandson, Sean.
In lieu of flowers kindly make a donation to Erskine Hospital c/o the funeral home.
Visiting - Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, Kearny - 2:00 - 6:00 p.m.
Masonic Service - Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, Kearny - 5:00 p.m.
Funeral Service - Armitage & Wiggins Funeral Home, Kearny