Obituary of Vincent Valentino John Daye
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Vincent Valentino John Daye, 84, of Pine Grove, NS, passed away peacefully on April 28, 2023 at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre with his family by his side. Vincent was born in Pope’s Harbour, NS on February 14, 1939, the son of the late Harry and Essie (Josey) Daye. He worked as a welder/boiler maker for Imperial Oil retiring with his wife Eileen(Currie) Daye to Pine Grove, NS in 1999 to pursue his dream of owning a hobby farm and raising many barnyard animals, Vincent had a special love for horses. He enjoyed playing cards and all board games. Vincent’s true joy in life was spending time with his large, close family. Vincent is survived by his wife of 64 years Eileen(Currie) Daye, married October 4, 1958, daughters Rose(Doug Publicover) Shubenacadie East, Glenda(Darcy Glawson) Eastern Passage, Bonnie(Kirk MacKenzie) Pine Grove and son Joel(Carol Marten) Cold Lake, AB. 10 grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild. Sisters Laverne (Scott Sibley), Sandra(Asad Brahim), brothers Gerald(Judy), Harry(Mary), Terry(Barbara) and Gary. Predeceased by sisters Helen, Teena and Irma, brothers Wallace and Elmer in infancy. Visitation will be held at DS Crowell & Son Funeral Home, Sheet Harbour Wednesday, May 3rd from 6:00 – 8:00pm, prayers to begin at 7:30pm. Funeral service will be held at St. Peter’s Roman Catholic Church on Thursday, May 4th at 2:00pm, Archbishop Emeritus Martin Currie officiating. Burial will follow at St. Martin’s Roman Catholic Church cemetery, Tangier immediately following the funeral. A reception will take place after the burial at the Tangier Fire Hall. Due to severe allergies, we thank everyone in advance for ensuring a safe scent free environment. Memorial donations may be made to the charity of your choice. The family wishes to extend their utmost gratitude to the staff at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Palliative Care and VON. Their compassion and dedication to their profession and the people they care for exceeded our expectations and we are eternally grateful. Online condolences may be directed to www.crowellsfuneralhome.caTo plant a beautiful memorial tree in memory of Vincent Daye, please visit our Tree Store
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Wednesday, May 3, 2023
DS Crowell & Son Funeral Home
22558 Highway 7
Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada
Prayers at 7:30pm
Thursday, May 4, 2023
St. Peters Roman Catholic Church
43 St. Peters Loop
Sheet Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada
Archbishop Emeritus Martin Currie officiating
Will be held following the internment at the Tangier Fire Hall.
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