At the Edmundston Regional Hospital, November 25, 2012, Mr. Jimmy Laursen of New Denmark passed away at the age of 74 years. He was the husband of Vera Jensen. Born at Copenhagen, Denmark in 1937, he was the son of Ruth Lansvig and of the late Edvard Laursen.
He is survived by his wife, four children, Cynthia Tedford (William) of Glasgow, Scotland, Keith (Sheila) of Lincoln, NB, Sheila Dorion (Robert) of Brantford, Ontario and Kent (Cindy) of Russell, Ontario, five grandchildren, Kaine, Kirsten, Kevin, Alexandra and Evan, his mother, his sister, Laila St-Jacques of Bowmanville, Ontario.
His funeral service was held Thursday, November 29th at 2 p.m. from Bethany Lutheran Church, New Denmark, with Pastor Ralph Weigold officiating. Interment was in Maple Grove Cemetery, New Denmark.
Arrangements were by O'Regan's Funeral Home Ltd.