Terrence Leonard 'Terry' MacIntyre
MacIntyre, Terrence Leonard "Terry" - Age 75 of Mississauga, Ontario formerly of Point Tupper. Terry passed away due to several illnesses on Sunday, July 30, 2017 in Credit Valley Hospital, Mississauga.
Born in Antigonish on May 21, 1942, he was a son of the late Patrick and Estelle (Fougere) MacIntyre. He worked in numerous jobs; he served in the Royal Canadian Navy, after being discharged he worked for K-Mart in Dartmouth then to London Ontario. He was a jack of all trades he could build anything. His last job was a handyman for the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 582, Cooksville, Ont. from which he retired due to illness. Terry volunteered all his free time to that Legion, doing weekly BBQ’s, raising funds for different projects and most important raising thousands of dollars for the Poppy Committee. He received many awards from the Legion including a Life Membership. He enjoyed writing poetry and listening to his country music.
Terry is survived by sons, Mark, Dennis and adopted son, Sean all of Ontario; grand-daughter, Regan; sisters, Maureen Bourgeois and Irene MacIntyre both of Port Hawkesbury; brother, Fred "Bugs", Antigonish; his former wife, Patricia (nee Graham) Gibson; numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his wife, Mariliane (nee Murray) MacIntyre; stepmother, Robina; sister, Dianne Hamill; brothers, Peter, Wayne, Allan, Clifford, Michael "Bud" and Raymond.
In keeping with Terry’s wishes cremation has taken place, there will be no visitation or church service. Burial of ashes will be in the family plot in St. Joseph Roman Catholic Cemetery, Port Hawkesbury at a later date. Memorial donations in memory of Terry may be made to the Poppy Committee of any branch of the Royal Canadian Legion. Arrangements are under the care of Scott Funeral Home, Mississauga, Ont. and Dennis Haverstock Funeral Home, Port Hawkesbury. Words of comfort may be forwarded to the family at: www.haverstocks.com