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Obituary for Jack William Ethier

Ethier, Jack William, Truro, passed away on February 17, 2020 at 89 years of age in Truro, Nova Scotia. Jack was born in Belleville, Ontario on January 27, 1931 and lived most of his life in the nearby village of Point Anne on the Bay of Quinte. He served in the Navy for five years, stationed in Halifax and entertained his grandchildren with stories of his adventures years later. Jack was a hard worker who was most happy when he was busy working on a project. He moved to Nova Scotia after the death of his wife, Marilyn, in 2016 to be near his family. He is survived by daughters, Susan and Brenda (Drew); grandchildren, Jennifer (Lance), Robin (Nigel), Drew Jr., Daniel and Katrina (Jason); great-grandchildren, Alexander, Clara, Emerson, Ella, Parker and Veronika as well as siblings, Nancy, Steven and Janice. Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow St., Truro, N.S. There will be no service as per his wishes. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting