According to the death certificate of Mr. Mark Melanson, he died on 05 February 1962 at Blacks Harbour. He had been living in the Blacks Harbour are for 13 years. Born in Digby Co., Nova Scotia, on 14 December 1892, he was the son of Luke/Luc Melanson and Marie Marthe Boudreau (both of Digby Co., NS). His wife is Arsene Geddry (alt. Jeddry or Jedrey). Mr. Melanson’s cause of death was “acute coronary thrombosis” and heart disease.
Mrs. Arsene (Jeddry) Melanson's parent were: Joseph Moise Jedrey/Jeddry (1865-1944) and Juliette ??.
Mr. Melanson is buried in the Stella Maris Catholic Cemetery in Blacks Harbour while his wife is buried in Digby Co., Nova Scotia.