John Carl Hoskins, age 92, of the Valley View Villa, formerly
of Hillside, Pictou County, passed away Saturday, December 1, 2018, in
the Villa. Born in Hillside, he was a son of the late John and Effie
(Reid) Hoskins. He was a retired Checker at Hawker Siddeley. He was a
member of the First United Church, Trenton. He is survived by an
uncle, John (Jean) Reid, New Glasgow; several cousins. Besides his
parents, he was predeceased by his stepmother, Ada (Reid) Hoskins.
Visitation 1-2 pm Thursday, in the R.H. Porter Funeral Home, 73 High
Street, Trenton, followed by funeral service at 2 pm, with Rev. Wade
Reppert officiating. Burial will be in Hillside Cemetery. Donations in
his memory may be made to Hillside Cemetery.