Foley, Donald Patrick
« Don »– 75, of Debert passed away on Wednesday,
December 8, 2021 at home. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late
Robert and Mary (Barrett) Foley.
Don worked for CN Rail
for approximately 30 years before moving to Prince Edward Island to
start his journey into the restaurant business. Then moving back to
Halifax, Don worked as a superintendent for Humburger Inc. until he
retired to take care of his wife during her illness. His greatest joys
were tending his beloved gardens, his children, his grandchildren and
great grandchildren, as well as talking to anyone about how smart
Don is survived by his
children, Donnie (Donna); Denise; Keri (Rick); Mathew (Ashley);
special son, Gary; grandchildren, Tanner, Colby, Toni, Patrick, Lucas,
Claire, Griffin, Gracie, Brendan and Myles; 7 great grandchildren;
siblings, Bill (Bev) Foley; Doris Beer; Barbara (Brian) Thompson;
several nieces and nephews.
Don was the beloved
husband of the late Linda Joyce, also predeceased by siblings, Kay
Foley; Bob (Peg) Foley; Marie (Jim) Rogerson; Arlene (Doug)
The family wishes to
extend special thanks to the VON who made Don love country life and
made him feel like he had made true friends, as well as Dr. Gallager
who always gave Don the best care.
Arrangements have been
entrusted to Mattatall-Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro. A
private family service will be held at a later date. If so desired,
donations may be made to IWK Health Centre Foundation. Private
messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing
Don’s obituary online and selecting « Send A
Condolence » at: www.mattatallvarnerfh.com
Nos plus sincères sympathies à la famille et aux amis de Donald Patrick Foley 1946 2021..
Décès pour la Ville: Truro, Province: Nova Scotia