SCAIFE, Frederick William 1941-2015
At age 73, Fred passed away peacefully Sunday, March 22, 2015, in Annapolis Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born on September 4, 1941, he was a son of the late Bill and Jennie (Otter) Scaife. Fred retired from the RCAF after 25 years of service. In his retirement he enjoyed many trips to the Caribbean with good friends and family as well as crosswords and Sudoku. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Edith 'Dee' (Robertson); son, Bill (Shay) Scaife, Port Williams; daughter, JJ (Chris) Walsh, New Minas; brother, Eric (Maddie) Scaife, Allumette Island, Que.; sister, Dee (Dana) Rector, Penhold, Alta.; brother-in-law, Gordon Reid, Eastern Passage; brotherin- law, Ken (Marg) Robertson, Fort Saskatchewan, Alta.; best friends, Larry and Christine Cuschieri, Angus, Ont.; also grandchildren, Jenna and Michael Scaife, Sudbury, Ont.; Stuart Walsh, New Minas; step grandson, Zach Rafuse, Port Williams; and several nieces and nephews. Predeceased by sister-in-law, Barbara (Robertson) Reid. Cremation has taken and there will be no visitation or service as per his request. Interment will be held at a later date in Waterside Cemetery, Pictou County. Special thanks to the doctors and staff in Medical B at Valley Regional Hospital and all other medical staff who helped. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer S ociety, Canadian Red Cross, Palliative Care Fund of Annapolis Valley Regional, Kentville, or a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Serenity Lindsay Annapolis Valley Funeral Home and Chapels (Coldbrook) (902) 679-2822.