Peter Michael “Mike” Mahoney, 64, of Loch Broom, Pictou County, died February 15, 2013 at the Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow.
Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late Ray and Marion (Campbell) Mahoney.
Mike was employed with numerous trucking companies most recently with Hillman’s Trucking up until his death. In between his trucking jobs he was employed at the former Trenton Works as a welder for some 10 years.
He was a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church. Mike enjoyed fishing and trips to the Riverside Speedway where he enjoyed racing. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his wife the former Marcia (Dunbar), Loch Broom; a son Michael, Pugwash; a daughter Stacey (Chris), Pictou; a step-son Mark (Wendy), New Glasgow; three grandchildren: Amber, Ashley and Bailey; two step-grandchildren Chad and Brendon, brothers: Ray (Marion), Pictou; Paul, Stellarton; Peter (Susan), New Glasgow; sisters: Marion (Lloyd) Kenny, Lorne; Elizabeth Fraser, Stellarton; Patti (Pat) Brophy, Stellarton; mother-in-law Janet Dunbar, Sylvester; numerous nieces and nephews, three brothers-in-law and a sister-in-law.
He was predeceased by an infant daughter Janet Lee, a brother Lyall, a brother-in-law Weldon Fraser.
Cremation to take place. In keeping with Mike’s wishes there will be no visitation.
A memorial mass will be held 11 a.m. Monday from Our Lady of Lourdes Roman Catholic Church, Stellarton with Father Peter MacDonald presiding. A reception will follow in the parish hall. Burial of ashes will take place in the parish cemetery at a later date.
Family flowers only. Donations in memory of Mike may be made to the Aberdeen Hospital Palliative Care Society.