Carolyn Hannam

Graveside Service

2:00 pm
Saturday, December 17, 2022
St. Barnabus Church Cemetery
West Dalhousie Road
Dalhousie , Nova Scotia, Canada

Obituary of Carolyn Deverl Hannam

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Hannam, Carolyn Deverl – 75 of Lequille, passed away suddenly at home December 6, 2022. Born in Annapolis Royal, April 6, 1947, she was the daughter of late William and Phylis (Rice) Cleaves. Carolyn was a homemaker most of her life, who enjoyed looking after everyone; she was known as the neighborhood mom to a lot of kids. She loved to be on the go, spending time with her sister Leota, the two of them where often on an adventure, going for a drive, looking for good finds at frenchies and yardsales, or just going for a bite to eat. Carolyn was a strong, independent woman who loved to laugh, and never complained about anything.

Carolyn is survived by her son, Gary Jr. (Laura) Hannam, Cornwallis; daughter, Teresa Jean Hannam (Merwin Clayton), Wrights Lake; grandchildren, Sara Hannam (Ryan Drost), Erika Hannam (Jeffrey Wood), Jessica (Tyler) Cress; great grandson, Boyd Cress; sisters, Leota Feener, Joy Hannam (Len); brothers, Leslie (Joan) Cleaves, Bev (Jan) Cleaves, Tony Cleaves, Kevin (Sherry) Cleaves; several nieces and nephews. Besides her parents, she was predeceased by her husband, Gary Hannam Sr.; brothers, Weldon, Sherman, William (infancy).

Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of the Kaulbach Family Funeral Home, Annapolis Royal. A graveside service will be held 2pm Saturday December 17, 2022 in St. Barnabus Church Cemetery, Dalhousie with Pastor Herb Anderson officiating. Donations in Carolyn’s memory may be sent to the Arthritis Society of Nova Scotia. Online Condolences may be made at

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