We, the family of John MacCuish, announce his sudden passing at the age of 77, on Monday, December 4, 2023, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. John had been unwell for six years.

Born on November 25, 1946, in Sydney, John was the son of the late Leslie and Jennie (Green) MacCuish.

John worked as a construction worker for most of his life. He worked all over North America but primarily in Fort McMurray.

John is survived by daughter, Lisa; brother, Chester; sisters, Janette Magliaro and Debbie (Bryant Cormier); as well as many nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents, John was predeceased by brother, Leslie and brother-in-law, Nick.

Thank you to the paramedics, Dr. Fuller and the staff at the ER of the CBRH, Sydney for their care of John in his time of need.

There will be no visitation or service for the late John MacCuish. Cremation has taken place and interment will take place in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens, Sydney.

Donations in memory of John may be made to a charity of one’s choice.

Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home.

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Our fathers go way way back and good working buddies too
We extend our sincerest sympathy to the McCuish family
He knew “everyone”
From:  Priscilla Walker /David MacSween