Passed on: February 7th, 2013
It is in deep sadness we announce the passing of our father, Arthur, on Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013 at the age of 85.
He was the son of the late Hubert and Phyllis Pettipas.
He is survived by his children, Allan, Patricia Walker, Deborah (Tom) Osborne, Kevin (Vanessa), Keith (Theresa), all of Sydney. Also surviving are sisters, Mina Yurchesyn, Elaine Roach, Yvonne MacKinnon, Kay Morrison, all of Sydney; Ann Mae Stone, Dolores Gariepy, both of Ontario; Ethel Gillis, Halifax and Viny Burkey, L'Ardoise, along with nine grandchildren, Michelle, Michael, David, Dana, Jeff, Daniel, Stacey, Colin and Cara and two great-grandchildren, Logan and Isabella.
Art was predeceased by his wife, the former Helen Lively; son, Paul; brothers, Gerard Pettipas and John McPhee; sister, Lorraine McDonald and son-in-law, Francis Walker
Art was a resident of the Cove Guest Home. A special thanks to the nurses and staff of Skylight.
There is no visitation for the late Mr. Pettipas. A funeral mass will be celebrated on Tuesday, Feb. 12 at 11 a.m. at Holy Redeemer Church with Rev. Paul Murphy officiating. Interment in New Calvary Cemetery, Whitney Pier.
Donations may be made to the Canadian Heart & Stroke Foundation. Online condolences to www.twcurry.com.