Ellis  MacKeigan


7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Wednesday, July 4, 2018
J. Albert Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd
149 Herring Cove Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Service of Remembrance

2:00 pm - 2:45 pm
Thursday, July 5, 2018
Emmanuel Anglican Church
322 Herring Cove Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Obituary of Ellis MacKeigan

78, Halifax, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 30, 2018 in the QEII Halifax Infirmary, surrounded by family. Born in Sydney Mines, he was a son of the late Amy McKeigan.

Dale began his professional life as a Licensed Funeral Director in Cape Breton and retired from his position in Sales with Bens Bakery in Halifax. He was a dedicated, long time member of Emmanuel Anglican Church, having served in many capacity’s; lay reader, warden, parish council member, church choir and dinner theatre. He was also a proud, long time member of the Masons. In his younger years he was a coach and referee of Hockey, Lacrosse and Ball, and most recently, a broadcaster on NWCB at Northwood. He will be missed by all who knew and loved him.

Dale is survived by his loving wife, Priscilla “Sue”; sons, Wayne and David, all of Halifax; step daughter, Marilyn, Sydney. He was predeceased by his brother, Leonard; daughter in-law, Christina.

Arrangements are under the care of J. Albert Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd., 149 Herring Cove Road, Spryfield, where visitation will be held on Wednesday, July 4 from 7-9 PM. Service of Remembrance will be held on Thursday, July 5 at 2 PM in Emmanuel Anglican Church, Spryfield, Rev. Michelle Bull officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations in Dale’s memory may be made to Emmanuel Anglican Church.

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