2019 Bulletin Board

CMFEA    January 17, 2019

25 Jan 2019:   It is with great sadness we announce the passing of G.L. “Gerry” Gray at the  Trenton Memorial Hospital on Thursday 24 January 2019, at age 71 years.  There will be no local funeral as there  will be a family graveside service to be held  at the National Field of Honour Cemetery, Pointe-Claire Quebec at a later date. Our thoughts go out to Gerry’s wife Gay and their family at this difficult time.

05 April 2019:  It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Gordon Ian “Sam” McMillan

Passed away peacefully on April 5, 2019 at 86 years old, with his family by his side. Gordon was born on July 11, 1932 in Lachine, Que., to Robert and Margaret (Walker) McMillan, both predeceased. Gordon joined the Navy in 1953-1968 and served on the Maggie, Bonaventure, Skenna and Provider. He served with VT 40, VU 32, VS 881, HU 21, HS 1, HS 50, VP 449 and VP 405. In 1969 he transferred to the Air Force and moved to CFB Greenwood where he became a Flight Engineer. He retired in 1986 with the rank of Chief Warrant Officer. Gord enjoyed many sports throughout his lifetime, especially golf and curling and was an avid volunteer in these sports. He was predeceased by his brothers, Doug and Alwin McMillan. He is survived by his wife Claudette (Gareau)McMillan of Dartmouth; daughter, Sharon (Mike Black) of Alberta; son, Kevin (Nancy McClaire) of Cole Harbour; sister, Beryl of Mississauga, Ont.; brother, Bruce of Bedford; five grandchildren and six great- grandchildren. The family would like to thank the staff at Camp Hill, Halifax for the warm and loving care they gave to Gord and his family. Gord donated his body to science and is at Dalhousie University in Halifax. There will be a memorial in Camp Hill Veterans’ Memorial Building, QEIII, on April 29th at 1:30 p.m.

17 April 2019: It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Margie Belliveau, wife of long time CMFEA member Al Belliveau. Our thoughts and prayers go out to Al and his family at this difficult time. For information about visitation and services click on the link below.