Michael (Mickey) J Proude
Obituary for Michael (Mickey) J Proude
Michael (Mickey) J. Proude, 83
Passed away in Halifax on May 18, 2020
Born in Halifax he was the son of the late Bernard and Susan (Melvin) Proude .
Mickey was a retired member of the Halifax Longshoremen's Association Local 269 I.L.A.. He served as president of the local for many years and did a term with the Halifax Port Corporation. He spent 2 years in Ontario with the R.C.A.F. before returning to the life he loved as a Stevedore. He was an avid sports fan, loved horse racing, playing cards, pool and was a longtime member of the Brightwood Golf Course. In his younger years he played sports including hockey, baseball and at one time was the top bowler in Nova Scotia.
He is survived by longtime partner Loretta Moore, daughter Debbie, sons Michael and Douglas, step-children Carolyn, Joanne, Deanna, Sharon and Barbara, sister Barbara, Ontario, brother Gregory (Janice), Alberta, grandchildren Sarah, Jami, Stacey and David, nephew and friend Tim Purcell (Keltie), many nieces, nephews, cousins, extended family and "Sophie".
He was predeceased by his parents, brother Bernard (Bernie), sister Linda Purcell, wife and friend Kay, stepson John Moore and grandaughter, Alicia Proude.
Many thanks to QEII Halifax Infirmary staff of 8.4 and 7.4.
Celebration of Life arrangements will be made at a later date.
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