Donald Michael 'Donnie' Campbell
Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed in: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: June 15th, 2012
Donald Michael Campbell
Donald Michael ‘Donnie’ Campbell passed away on June 15, 2012, in the Palliative Care Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital surrounded by his family.
Donnie, born in Sydney and a member of Sacred Heart parish, was a son of the late Archie and Violet (Burns) Campbell.
Donnie began working at a very young age and in later years, became a well-known car salesman in Sydney until an accident resulted in early retirement. Donnie thoroughly enjoyed visits from his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren who will cherish the memory of their ‘Poppy.’ He was a true sports fan and also kept up a lively interest in politics during his retirement years.
Donnie is survived by his devoted wife, Mary Blanch (MacDonald); his five sons, Michael, (Rosemarie), Leo (Darlene), Jimmy (Michelle), Blain (Laura) and Karl (Tanya); 12 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, Barry, Alert Bay, B.C.; sisters, Cathy (Roman) Fedurko, Toronto, and Dolores (John) Campbell, Sydney; sisters-in-law, Beryl Burke and Jessie MacDougall, Sydney; along with numerous cousins, nieces, nephews, friends and acquaintances.
Besides his parents, Donnie was predeceased by brothers, Jimmie and Pat.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete.
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