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Herbert Gordon Michael Ken Wambalt


Steward, RCN / C.A.F.


Died: 23 Jul 2021, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia


WAMBALT, Herbert Gordon Michael Ken - Age 76, of Dartmouth passed away July 23, 2021 in Dartmouth General Hospital.


Born in Montreal, he was a son of Constance Thomas, and was raised by his grandparents, Horace and Eva.


Ken had been employed with CNR in Montreal before joining the Navy. Following a 25 year career in the Navy, he retired and enjoyed reading and spending time with his family.


Surviving are his wife, Donna (Fraser); daughters, Leeann (Wayne) Chapman, Andrea (Bill) Busby, Crystal (Nason) Dacey; grandchildren, Wayne (Alyssa) Chapman, Adam Chapman, Paula-May Busby, M.J. Busby, Kelsie-Ann Busby, Keira Dacey (Mitchell Haines), Connor Dacey, Keegan Dacey, Kiana Dacey; great-grandchildren, Kingston Chapman, Peach Chapman, Dawson Haines, Claire Haines, Logan Haines.


He was predeceased by great-grandson, Shawn Wambalt.


Cremation has taken place. A Celebration of life will be held at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.


Ships served in:

HMCS OKANAGAN - Served in OKANAGAN in 1971 as a LS.SW



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