Colin James Carroll
Passed on: January 30th, 2013
With broken hearts we regretfully announce the peaceful passing of our brother, Colin, surrounded by his family at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney on Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, after a brief illness.
Colin leaves to mourn his partner of 14 years, Diane MacAulay; sisters, Betty (Kenny) Marchand, Geraldine (Mike) Bevis, Bridgewater, Patricia (Frank) MacPherson, Margaret (Lorne) Slade, Darlene Cuddihy (Dave), Carmella (Ray) White, Kentville, Catherine (Phillip) Andrews; brothers, Michael (Heather), Ralph (Judy), Merrickville, Ont., Patrick, Bridgewater; as well as many nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents, Gerald and Carmella Carroll.
Colin was respected and well liked by all who knew him, especially the horsemen.
Colin spent his days doing what he loved most, caring for the horses.
The family at this time would like to thank the many doctors and nurses at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital for all the special care given to Colin.
Cremation has taken place. Visitation will be held Saturday, Feb. 2, 2013, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the SW. Chant & Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney. A memorial service to follow at 1 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Rev. Sheldon Chant officiating. Interment to take place in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks.
Online condolences may be sent to our web page at www.chantfuneralhome.com.