Born In: Antigonish, Canada
Passed on: November 8th, 2012
Stephen John MacInnis, 56, East Bay/Grand Anse, passed away suddenly at home, November 8, 2012.
Born in Antigonish, the son of John MacInnis of Grand Anse and the late Daisy (Campbell) MacInnis.
He worked at Stora Enso for the past 38 years. Steve was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting and fishing, especially with his grandson Cohen Boudreau, whom he cherished dearly. He was also a faithful hockey fanatic and a long time supporter of the Cape Breton Screaming Eagles.
He is survived by his wife Marg (Campbell) MacInnis; daughters Heidi (Julian) Boudreau, Troy, Inverness Co., Jodi (Matthew) Sampson, Georgetown, ON and his son Johnathan (at home), who he was so very proud of. The angels in heaven will be singing to him.
Besides his wife and children, he is survived by his sisters Deborah (Pernell) Carter, Grand Anse, Shirley (Dave) MacInnis, Arichat, Helena MacInnis, Lower River; brothers, Gordie (Claire), Pondville, Paul (Wanda), Lake Echo and several nieces and nephews. Also surviving, father-in-law Angus Campbell; brothers-in-law David, Mike (Cheryl), Jody (Angie); sisters-in-law Elizabeth (Bill), Judy (Bernie), Susan Campbell.
Steve was predeceased by brother Billy; mother-in-law Betty and brother-in-law Peter.
Visitation for the late Steve MacInnis will be at T.W. Curry Parkview Chapel on Monday from 2-4 & 6-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Tuesday, November 13 at 2 p.m. at St. Mary's Church, East Bay.
Donations in Steve's memory may be made to the Canadian Heart & Stroke Foundation or a charity of one's choice.
Online condolences may be made to www.twcurry.com.
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