The Evening News, New Glasgow, Tues. Nov. 18, 1986
New Glasgow - Cecil John Havill, 65, of Arcadia, who died Saturday, was the son of the late Cecil and Edith (Schwartz) Havill, of Halifax. He was a veteran of the Second World War, serving with Essex Scottish Regiment and with the regular forces. Among the survivors is a sister, Marion (Mrs Carl Mingo), New Glasgow. Funeral service was held today from Sweeney's Funeral Home, Yarmouth. Interment was in Yarmouth Mountain Cemetery. Donations may be made to Nova Scotia Heart Foundation.
The Pictou Advocate of Wednesday, November 19, 1986 printed the same obit, with additional information: date of death was Nov. 15; Rev. MacAllister Ellis officiated at the funeral.