Huphman, Elverton Lawson, age 86, of South West Port Mouton, passed away peacefully on Sunday, April 16th, 2017, at the Queens Manor, surrounded by his loving family.
Born in South West Port Mouton, he was a son of the late Frederick and Harriet (Smith) Huphman.
Elverton was a caring and gregarious man who had a great sence of humor. He spent most of his life at sea as a lobster fisherman. He enjoyed hunting and fishing in his younger days. Elverton was a member of Port Mouton United Baptist Church. Above all else, he was most passionate about his family and spending time with them.
He is survived by daughters, Angelena Huphman (Joseph Fitzpatrick), of Shelburne, Josephine Huphman (Lenny Whynot), of Middlefield; sons, Philip (Rose), of Port Mouton, Willard (Loretta), of Liverpool, Donald (Donna), of Liverpool, Willis (Corina), of Mersey Point, George (Joyce), of Port Mouton; fifteen grandchildren; nineteen great grandchildren.
He was predeceased his loving wife, Beulah; daughter, Marjorie; sisters, Katherine, Freda, Doris, Ninas, Drucilla; brothers, James, Obedian and Parker.
Visitation will be held on Tuesday, April 18th, 2017, from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m., and a funeral service will be held on Wednesday, April 19th, 2017, at 11:00 a.m., followed by a reception, all from Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. Reverend Judy Cross officiating. Burial will be in South West Port Mouton Community Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Queens and Shelburne County V.O.N.. To share memories or condolences, please visit www.chandlersfuneral.com
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CYNTHIA AND ALLAN
Dear family of Alverton Huphman….So sorry for your loss.Uncle alvertion was a very kind and loving man and will be missed by all who knew him .Rest in peace uncle
Ron & Barb Campbell
To all of the Family,
We are saddened to hear of Elverton’s passing. Please accept our condolences.
David and Janet Spicer and Jean Smith
Sorry to hear of Elverton”s passing. He was a member of our church, a quiet, dear man. Our condolenscenes go out to all his family. I know he was loved so much by all of them. Prayers are with you all at this difficult time.
Stephen & Sally (Lake) Belding
Willis, Corina and family so sorry for your loss our deepest condolences. You and the families of Mr. Huphman are in our thoughts and prayers.. He had a good life and was active right to the end and now he’s with his beloved wife and daughter R.I.P and God Bless
Jackie and Ricky
To all of elvertons family we are so sorry for you loss. He was a great man always had a great sense of humor. He was a very caring man
David& Helen Fox
So sorry for your loss, please except our condolences.
Walter and Sherri Miller
Angelena and all of Alvertons family:
We were so sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing.He was a great guy and I spent many hours in his home as a VON Nurse.I certainly enjoyed every visit I made.Our condolences go out to all the family at this very difficult time.He will certainly be missed by everyone who had the pleasure f knowing him.RIP Alverton.
Angelina and family so sorry for the loss of your father. He was a kind and loving man. He loved getting hugs when i went to visit him. Such a kind and caring man .i was very honored to call him my uncle. I will miss seeing him next time i come home. Rest easy Elverton . You will be reunited with many family members. They will all be there waiting to embrace their loved one. Xoxo
Donna and Ian Denison
So sorry for your loss. He was a member of our church and as I remember was very quiet. I remember going to his house one time singing Christmas carols. He really seemed to enjoy the visit.
To the family of the Late ELVERTON HUPMAN i am sorry to hear of his passing my thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this difficult time
becky fudge(veinot) and family
to the huphman family. so sorry for your loss. our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. take care.
Janet colp Jean Wagner
To the family, so sorry to hear the passing of your Dad our thoughts and prayers are with you at this sad time
Chris I am so very sorry to hear of your family’s loss . My deepest condolences to every member of your family . You are in my thoughts and prayers dear friend .
Ellen and Eric
To the family of the late Eleverton Huphman, Our deepest condolences to all the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this very sad time.
So sorry to hear about Alvertons passing my thoughts and prayers goes out to the huphman family
Lloyd & Barbara Naugler
Willis & Family-We are very sorry to hear of your Dad,s passing. I know you were very close & will miss him terribly.. He is in a better place now . Thinking of you all at this sad time.
Joseph Stephen Fitzpatrick
To the Huphman family, please except my deepest condolences.
Alverton you have touched my life in so many ways. No farewell words were spoken, no time to say good-bye, you were gone before I knew it, and only God knows why. You will always be in my heart Alverton, I will miss the conversations, laughter’s and most of all a true friend.It seems so cruel to lose a friend so dear, time may dull the pain, but I will never forget you my friend. May God send you his best Angel. RIP
Bob and Brenda Lohnes
Willis, Corina and Family: Sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. May memories help you through this sad time.
So sorry for your loss my thoughts and prayers are with you all r.i.p.my dear friend
So sorry. I saw a lot of Al at the Manor. Everyone loved him. I will miss his singing . He seemed such a gentle man.He will be missed.You were all so good to the other residents , while making Al feel your love in so many ways . Sincerely. Linda
Brenda and Ira Huskins
To all of the Huphman family. We send our condolences, Ira was telling me he worked with Elverton at Bud McLeod`s years ago, and that he gave Ira his first chewing tobacco, just a little memory from Ira. He says he was a fine man.
Mary jo conway
Sending you our deepest sympathy to you at this time of your loss
Donnie and Valerie Inness
Our sincere sympathy at the loss of your Father/Grandfather.
You don’t hear too much about Fathers In Law, but I must say that mine was one of the best! What made him so special in my eyes, was that he was the father of eight children and each one of them looked up to their Father with respect, love, and admiration.
Being the parent of eight children is a tough job no matter how much you love them, but it is even tougher when they start to grow up and bring a whole bunch of other people into the family ,
And this is where my Father in Law, stood heads above many others. My Father in Law was a thinker! He was a quiet man, who didn’t push himself on anyone, but he would quietly watch and mentally “figure” out whether that person was a good person or not. And then he did the most incredible thing…….he kept his feelings to himself and would let that new person hang themselves or fit into family
Alverton and Beulah – My Father in Law and Mother in Law were a match made in heaven.. They adored each other and it showed.family meant the world to My Father in Law I was in the family for 42 years and I never had a argument or anything with my Father in law I love him very much and I’m going to miss him terribly but I know he’s where he wanted to be with his one true love Beulah ❤️❤️ Love u Donna xo
Eldrige/Phyllis Whynot &family
So sorry for your loss.Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Dear Huphman Family;
So sorry for your loss.
Dunc & Goretti MacIsaac
sorry for your loss , my thoughts our with you as well
Ricky and Mariann Broome
So sorry for your loss. Our sincere condolences to all of the family.
David &Judy Whynott of mersey pount
We are sorry to hear of Elverton’s passing. Our deepest sympathy to the Huphman family for your loss.
Thinking of you all during this difficult time. Al was a kind and funny man and I’m grateful to have had the opportunity to meet him. He will be missed dearly especially his big hugs. Rest easy my friend.