Douglas Jesso

Memorial Service

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Friday, January 12, 2024
J. Albert Walker Funeral Home Chapel
149 Herring Cove Road
Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Obituary of Douglas Young Jesso

Bernice Jesso and family of Spryfield, Halifax, NS. announce with heavy hearts the passing of our beloved father, husband, brother and friend, Douglas Jesso, on December 30, 2023 in the Halifax Infirmary, Halifax. Born in Sheaves Cove, Newfoundland. He was the son of the late Annie Jesso and Douglas Young.


Dad spent 30 years employed with the Department of National Defense, retiring with the rank of Petty Officer 1st Class (Ret’d), following his retirement, he then worked for the Provincial Government for 15 years teaching firefighting.


Dad was also a member of the Spryfield Lions Club for 10+ years, he also coached hockey and baseball in Spryfield for 10+ years. My dad loved the outdoors and going fishing, and walks with mom.


Dad is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Bernice Jesso (Short) and loving sons Kevin, Dale and Craig Jesso.


A memorial service will be held at 3 pm on Friday, January 12, 2024 at the J. Albert Walker Funeral Home, 149 Herring Cove Road, Halifax, NS B3P 1K6



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