Eric MacIntosh

Obituary of Eric MacIntosh

Eric Donald MacIntosh Glace Bay It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved father and husband Eric Donald MacIntosh, age 78 of Glace Bay on January 15, 2021 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Glace Bay he was the son of Leo and Kay (Dunlop) MacIntosh. Eric was a Pipefitter by trade with the Local 682 Plumbers and Pipefitters Union. He was an avid hunter and fisherman who loved the great outdoors. He also enjoyed spending time “up the back” in his garden, working with his hands, or sharing a donut with his cat Buster (Booby). Survived by his loving wife Jean (Vaters) MacIntosh of 54 years; son Wilf MacIntosh; daughters Janet (Tony) Anthony, Mary Lynn (Lowell) MacLeod; brother Barry (Dianne) MacIntosh; sisters Collette (Bernie) Livingston, Leona (Wilf) Carnall, Doreen (Ed) Mullins; sister-in-law Carol MacIntosh; grandchildren Garrett (Michelle), Shayne (Angela), Ally, Colin and Emily; great grandchild Mia and many nephews and nieces. He was predeceased by his brother Mike MacIntosh. Cremation has taken place. A memorial service will be held Tuesday, January 19, 2021, 2:00 pm at T.J. Tracey Cremation and Burial Specialists, 370 Reserve Street, Glace Bay, with Father Duaine Devereaux officiating. Interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Raise Our Roof – St. Anne’s Parish, Glace Bay or a charity of your choice. A special thank you to VON and Palliative Care who cared for dad at home; especially Michelle Kelly and Dr. Abboud. Due to COVID-19 Restrictions, seating is limited; Masks and social distancing regulations must be adhered to. Heavenly Father, Walk with me today and grant that I may hear your footsteps, And gladly follow wherever they lead. Talk with me today and grant that I may hear your tender voice and quicken. Stay with me today to its counsel, and grant that I may feel your gentle presence in all I do or say and think. Be my strength when I weaken, my courage when I fear. Help me to know it is your hand holding mine through all the minutes of all the hours of this day. And when night falls down, grant that I may know that I am gathered to your sacred Heart to sleep in love and peace. ~ Amen

A memorial Service

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Tuesday, January 19, 2021
T.J. Tracey Cremation & Burial Specialists - Glace Bay
370 Reserve St
Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada
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