The death occurred surrounded by his family, at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital, on Tuesday, May 10, 2016, of Donnie Pineau, beloved husband of Noreen Pineau (nee Gallant), of North Rustico, aged 83.
Donnie was the loving father of John, Dottie (Selwyn) and Anna (Bobby); and special father of Eric Gallant (Gwen), Brian Gallant (Donna) and Darlene Quan.
He is also survived by his grandchildren, Tyler (Stephanie) and Carter; great-grandson, Grady; niece, Dixie Doiron; numerous brothers and sisters-in-law; and many friends.
Donnie was predeceased by his parents, Alexander and Julia (Gauthier) Pineau; and sister, Pearl. Resting at Central Queen’s Funeral Home, 2538 Glasgow Road, New Glasgow, for visitation on Thursday, May 12, 2016, from 6 to 9 p.m.
The Royal Canadian Legion will hold a service of remembrance at the funeral home Thursday evening at 5:45 p.m.
Funeral mass will be celebrated at Stella Maris Roman Catholic Church, North Rustico, on Friday, May 13, 2016 at 11 a.m.
Interment in Stella Maris Cemetery.
If so desired, donations in Donnie’s memory to the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch #1 would be appreciated.
Online condolences may be sent at www.peifuneralcoops.com