Age 88, of Andrews of Stratford, formerly from Westview Drive, Charlottetown, devoted husband of the late Glady (Doyle) Squarebriggs, the death occurred on Thursday, August 28, 2014, at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Charlottetown.
Born in 1926, Stirling was the son of the late Daniel and Edna (Mulane) Squarebriggs. Stirling was a veteran of Second World War.
He is survived by his loving children, John (Jane) of Kingston, ON, Allan (Kathie) of Berwick, N.S., Robert (Mary Ellen) of Miramichi, N.B., Cathy (Kevin) White, of Falmouth, N.S., Nora (Rick) Nelson of Stratford, P.E.I.; son-in-law, Wayne Foy of Truro, N.S.; cherished grandchildren, Meghan, Adam, Samantha, Amanda, Meagan, Ben, Carrie and cherished great-grandchildren, Octavia, Wylie, Neva, Hailey, Spencer and Ethan; numerous nieces and nephews.
Stirling was predeceased by his wife, Glady; daughter, Cindy Foy and an infant daughter; brothers, Reginald, Austin; sisters, Nora Squarebriggs and Edith Hornick.
Resting at Hennessey Cutcliffe Charlottetown Funeral Home, 33 Longworth Ave, Charlottetown, P.E.I., with visiting hours on Tuesday, September 2, 2014, from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral service to be held on Wednesday, September 3, 2014, at 3:30 p.m., from Spring Park United Church, Charlottetown. Interment to take place in People's Cemetery, Charlottetown.
Online condolences, Cancer Society, Kidney Foundation donations or choice, may be made to www.fergusonlogan.com. Ferguson Logan Montague Funeral Home entrusted with the Funeral.
Royal Canadian Legion will hold a Tribute Service for their fallen comrade, Stirling Squarebriggs, on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 6:45 p.m. at the funeral home. St. John's #1 Masonic Lodge will hold a service on Tuesday, September 2, 2014 at 9 p.m. at the funeral home.