1943 - 2020
On Sept.28, 2020 we said a heartbroken farewell to Donald ‘Donnie’ MacInnis of Hillside Boularderie. Surrounded by his family Donnie passed away at the age of 77 in the Palliative Care Unit of the CBRH. Donnie is survived by his wife of 58 years Charlotte; his children, Doug (Jacqueline) and Deborah MacInnis, Hillside Boularderie; his granddaughters, Melanie (Chris) Chambers, Calgary, Virginia MacInnis, Sydney, and his greatest joy his great grandchildren Isla, Jack and Nora Chambers; his siblings, Jim (Barbara) MacInnis, Sharon Wilson, Lower Sackville and Sandra Gallant, Ontario; as well as nieces and nephews.
As a respected truck driver Donnie had many friends in the industry and will be dearly missed. Cremation has taken place.
There will be no visitation at his request. Donations may be made to the charity of choice.
Thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff at the CBRH for your compassion and care. And a special thank you to the international students who took their time to sit with Donnie.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to T.J. Tracey Cremation and Burial Specialists, 370 Reserve St., Glace Bay, NS