Gilbert  Pasley

Gilbert Maitland Pasley

1942 - 2023

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Obituary of Gilbert Maitland Pasley

PASLEY, Gilbert Maitland Sabine- Age 80 of Halifax, passed away peacefully at home in the arms of his loving wife of 59 years. Born in Halifax, he was the son of the late Violet and Russell Pasley. Dad was a simple family man. He had an extra special place in his heart for Nathan, Jeff, Autumn and JeffreyDad had various jobs over the years. He especially enjoyed working with the Coast Guard on the Icebreaker Labrador. He retired after a 29- year career from Weevex KentvilleDad was a great listener and he gave the best advice. He had a quick wit and dry sense of humour. He always had a kind word for everyone. Whatever challenges he had to overcome, he faced without fuss and never complainedDad loved sports, especially the MontrĂ©al Canadiens and Toronto Blue Jays. He also enjoyed taking cruises with family He is survived by his loving wife Marilyn (Chick), daughters Donna (Trevor), Susan (Chuck), grandchildren Nathan (LJ), Jeff (Kim), great-grandchildren Autumn and Jeffrey. Dad also leaves behind cherished nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, brothers Roland, Joseph, Clinton, David, Malcolm, Christopher and sister Kathleen (Kitty)Arrangements and Cremation have been entrusted to J. Albert Walker Funeral Home (2005) Ltd., 149 Herring Cove Road, Halifax. Cremation has taken place, and at dad's request, there will be no service. There will be a private spreading of his ashes at Point Pleasant Park at a later dateIn lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Canadian Cancer SocietyYou are deeply missed and will never be forgotten. We carry you in our hearts alwaysTo place online condolences, please visit