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In memory of those who have Crossed the Bar 

 

John Earle Tracey

 

RCN / C.A.F.

 

Born: 08 May 1943          Died: 01 Aug 2019

 

TRACEY, John Earle - age 76 of Nictaux, Annapolis Co. passed away Thursday, August 1, 2019, in Soldiers’ Memorial Hospital, Middleton. Born in East Ship Harbour, he was the son of the late Ted and Cynthia Tracey. Earle had a military career of 31 years beginning at HMCS Shearwater, serving on the following ships: HMCS Bonaventure, Athabaskan, Annapolis, Skeena, Margaree, Huron, Protector, Preserver and ending his career at CFB Greenwood. Earle is survived by his wife, Margaret; daughters, Heather; Rhonda (Chris Shee); sons, Steven (Tanyia); Teddy (Patsy); three grandchildren; sister, Betty (Steve Pannozzo); brother, Joseph. In keeping with Earle’s wishes, cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation or service. Donations in memory may be made to a charity of choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Middleton Funeral Home, 398 Main St., toll free 1-855-825-3448. (Halifax Chronicle-Herald 02 Aug 2019)

 

Ships served in:

HMCS BONAVENTURE

HMCS ATHABASKAN

HMCS ANNAPOLIS

HMCS SKEENA

HMCS MARGAREE

HMCS HURON

HMCS PROTECTEUR

HMCS PRESERVER

 

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