Gregory George Dease, age 73 of Yarmouth passed away in Yarmouth Regional Hospital on October 26,2019, with his wife and brother at his side. Born in Yarmouth, he was the son of the late George and Sophia (Nixon) Dease. He was a counselor at Boys and Girls Club, Social Worker, co owner of a sporting goods store, assistant manager at Clipper Ship Tavern and Anvil in Wolfville, worked on motion pictures and retired from the Nova Scotia Liquor Commission. Greg was an avid hunter and loved fishing. He is survived by his wife, Meredith Anne (DeViller) ; brother, Jack (DonnaLee) Dease of Yarmouth; sister, Louise Boyd of St. Catharines, Ontario; sister-in-law, Adrienne Speck, of Yarmouth; Darlene Brown(Martin)of Burlington, Ontario ; brothers-in-law, Darryl DeViller (Sharon) of Yarmouth; and Rick DeViller (Louise) of Halifax; nieces, Beverly Boyd Froese, Krista Clarke, Hilary and Allison Brown, and Jessica DeViller; nephews, Greg Boyd (Sue), Jeremy (Renee) and Julian (Vanessa) Dease, Darren DeViller (Trena), Tamara Cottreau (Leaman), and Adam DeViller ; great nieces and nephews, Mateo, Jack, Violet, Greg Boyd, Thomas and Jude; and also Jorie. Besides his parents Greg was predeceased by a brother-in-law Fred Boyd. There will be no service by family request. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Sweeny’s Funeral Home and Crematorium in Yarmouth. In lieu of flowers memorial donations can be made to the SPCA or TNR. Online condolences may be made to firstname.lastname@example.org or you may sign the guestbook online at www.sweenysfuneralhome.net
Special thanks to the staff of 4 South, also would like to acknowledge the passionate care given by our family doctor, Dr. D Webster and palliative care by Dr. L Gillis and special care given to Greg by Dr. L Hynes .
On a lighter note, here’s something you might remember about Greg:
Repeat after me:
One hen, two ducks,
One hen, two ducks, three cackling geese …………………..
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Saturday October 26th 2019
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Gregory George Dease Saturday October 26th 2019..
Décès pour la Ville: YARMOUTH, Province: Nova Scotia