Marie June Smyth

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Marie June Smyth (1928 - 2021)

Marie June Smyth (Himmelman), formerly of Foxglove Lane, Halifax, passed away on August 3,2021 at the age of 93. Marie was born in Rose Bay, Lunenburg County.

She was a graduate of the Maritime Conservatory of Music in voice and piano and also graduated from St. Mary`s University and Dalhousie University.

Marie taught music throughout the Halifax school system playing an active role in many music festivals where she conducted school choirs.

She also taught theory, harmony, counterpoint and piano at the Maritime Conservatory of Music until she retired in 1991.

Marie was a loyal member of the Nova Scotia Registered Music Teachers Association and served on the executive for many years. We remember Marie’s generous dedication to her students and to her many commitments.