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Jack Lewis Malloy

Passed 01/23/2021

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Obituary For Jack Lewis Malloy

It is with great sadness that the family of Jack Malloy announces his peaceful passing, surrounded by family, on January 23, 2021 in the Palliative Care Unit of the Victoria General Hospital, Halifax.

Born in 1931, Jack was the youngest of the eight children of the late Earl and Mabel Malloy. He retired as an electrician from the Imperial Oil Refinery and in retirement spent many hours playing golf at Oakfield, serving as a member of the RCAFA (111 Mic Mac Wing) and enjoying his grandchildren.

He will be remembered for his love of family and friends, his handyman skills which he shared generously and his enthusiasm for the use and repair of computers.

He is survived and will be dearly missed by his wife of 63 years, Marie (Davidson); his son Kim (Linda); daughters Janet (Robert) Englehutt and Judee (Keith) Wellband; special son Ron (Diana) McGraw; sister Eleanor Buttrey; brother Murray; seven grandchildren and six great grandchildren.

Cremation has taken place. Interment will be at a later date in the Bayview Cemetery Goldboro, Nova Scotia.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the Palliative Care Team for their care and compassion during Jack’s illness. Donations may be made to the QEII Foundation in support of Palliative Care.

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  • Sad to hear of Jack's passing. A lot of wonderful memories growing up and visiting in the summers. An amazing gentleman, funny, smart, witty, and all around great person. Did not know he had passed, just discovered by accident today. We lost Aunt Shirley this morning, so Jack and my parents ( Bill and Muriel Davidson ), can help show her about. Love and hugs to my half sister Marie, and condolences to all.

  • My deepest sympathy to Marie and family. Jack was a wonderful man. He was my mother, Jessie's, first cousin and although I haven't seen him in many years, I have fond memories of him. RIP Jack.......Jeanne Bell Misner

  • From my running days with Janet, I remember well the Malloy house 'big open door' and the family love you shared. My deepest sympathies to you and your family. Kathryn Curry McIsaac

  • Marie and family sorry for your loss thinking of you John

  • My condolences to Marie and family.Worked with Jack for 30 years.He was very interested in all subjects and activities especially playing golf.RIP Jack

  • To the family of Jack Malloy, I got to know Jack as a fellow member of 111 Wing, Shearwater Air Force Association. We shared many great times together. I was saddened to read of his passing and offer condolences to Marie and family. - Sincerely Robert and Murdena Skinner

  • Sorry for your Loss...Sending my Condolences to the Family Merle Fancy

  • Sorry to hear of Jack's passing.Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. Ilene Farrell and family.

  • Jack was a wonderful man. Just meeting him right he one time he drove all the way to visit my brother Harold Sanford while Harold was recovering from knee surgery. His stories were intriguing. How could a man leave such a lasting impression in such a short time. A wonderful day. Condolences to his family.

  • Very saddened to hear of Jack's passing. Sincere condolences to Marie and the Malloy family! Jack was a good friend! He put full effort into all he did. He was a dedicated member and supporter of 111 (Mic Mac) Wing of the RCAFA. I last saw Jack a few months ago! RIP old friend! " At the going down of the sun , and in the morning, we will remember him"! Col ( ret'd) Don W McLeod CD National President RCAFA 2003-2005

  • So sad to hear of Jack's passing, my condolences to his wife Marie and all his family. Will be greatly missed by his family for sure, but also at the Esso luncheons at Brightwood. The smile was always there. RIP Jack! Ken Mitchell

  • My sincere condolences to Jack's Family . I worked with Jack for close to 30 years and never heard his say a bad word about anyone. A true gentleman your were, RIP Jack.

  • Saddened to hear of Jack's passing. Our well wishes and hugs are going out to your whole family. Lorraine and I thinking of you at this difficult time.

  • So sorry to see Jack's obituary today. He was always a patient that I looked forward to seeing when I saw his name on the 'daysheet'. Great guy. Wonderful family. Condolences to Marie and the whole family.

  • Sending condolences to Janet, Robert and your families. Cousin Marie

  • I was so sorry to read of Jack's passing. I have such fond memories of the times that I was down visiting during my running years, the Malloy home was always a very welcoming place where you were made to feel a part of the family. The memories of Jack's practical advice, the laughter, the support and of course the meals will remain with me forever. While he is gone from you his family, he will be with you always in your shared memories, God rest his soul.

  • The Sacre's want to take the opportunity to send our heartfelt condolences to the entire family. Speaking with our father ( Bob) the other day he was reminiscing and sharing all the great memories he had of Jack. We want to let you know how appreciative we were of Jack's kind hearted friendship. He was always there (for Bob) with a helping hand with computer tech issues, invites for dinner ( pre COVID days) , calls on a daily basis and best of all, just being a great friend! Thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very sad time.

  • Jessica and myself would like to extend our sincere condolences to Marie and family, Jack was an amazing neighbour and friend. He will be missed and in our hearts every day. Our hearts are heavy with sadness but we know he is at a better place.Jack was like a father i never had, always there to help when ever needed.

  • I would like to extend deepest sympathies to Marie and the rest of the family. Jack, like his father, was a fine man and I fondly remember him from my youth with lots of laughs and stories.

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