It is with sadness that we, the family, regret to announce the passing of Allan Norman MacKenzie, age 74, on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his family.
Born on November 25, 1943 in Port Dover, Ont., Allan was the son of the late Norman and Rachael (Lamond) MacKenzie.
Allan lived most of his in Sydney from a very young age. He was an avid outdoorsman who loved fishing, hunting and trapping. Allan was a former employee of Sydney Steel. He will be missed by all who knew him.
Allan is survived by wife, Kathleen (Musgrave) of 50 plus years; children, Angela (Jody) Wall, Allan (Dorothy), Dorothy (Joe) Clarke and Paul; grandchildren, Bryan, Tony, Brittany, Michael, Nathan, Christina and Danielle; great-grandchild, Ruby and brother, Donnie (Maureen).
Visitation for the late Allan Norman MacKenzie will be held on Monday, May 14, 2018 at the Pier Community Funeral Home, 1092 Victoria Rd. (entrance on Church Street) from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m.
Funeral service to celebrate the life of Allan will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday, May 15, 2018 at 1 p.m. in the All Faith Chapel with Fr. Paul Murphy officiating. Interment will take place in Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks.
A special thank you to all those who assisted in Allan’s medical care including local paramedics, Cape Breton Regional Hospital Palliative Care unit, County Homemakers and VON during his time of need.
In lieu of flowers, donations in memory of Allan may be made to charity of one’s choice.
Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.
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Paul and entire Mac Kenzie family so sorry of ur loss, please be assured our thoughts and prayers are with you all during this most difficult times,and now he is with our Heaven Father where he will enjoy life eternal. Norman Mac Lean,Security ,CBRH
From: Norman Mac Lean
Kathy and family I'm sorry to hear of Allans passing. May you find comfort in your memories together. Thinking of you.
From: Angie Nikoletopoulos
To Kathleen and family. We were saddened to hear of Allan's passing. Our heartfelt thoughts are with you and hope you find comfort with friends and family along with many wonderful memories.
From: Rosalind Wright and Clare Le Blanc
To an extremely kind and loving family man – the world is sadder without him. Hugs and love to his beautiful wife and wonderful children. He will be missed.
From: Charlene MacIntyre