Peter Comeau

28 February , 19433 May , 2019

COMEAU, Peter Cedric -Age 76 of Marshalltown passed away May 3, 2019 in Tideview Terrace, Digby.

He was the son of the late Reginald and Elizabeth (Dugas) Comeau. Peter worked for the rink as manager then went on to work at the Digby General Hospital where he retired. Even after retirement he kept busy in the strawberry field’s, blueberry bushes as well as helping Richard Gaudet on the lobster truck.

Peter enjoyed sitting on his deck, coffee in hand to watch the traffic go by with his buddies that would stop by. He loved to bowl, hunt, golf, play hockey, baseball and enjoy the good outdoors. Tuesday evening country jam sessions were a favorite pass time with his friends, Shirley, Terri and Kathy. Peter will be remembered for the love he had for his family, his oh so big heart, beautiful smile and his quick wit.

Peter is survived by sons, Kevin (Mae), Keith (Annette), Scott (Lana); sister in-law, Pauline Comeau; brother in-law, Clayton Vantassel; grandchildren, Justin (Kim) Harnish, Alyssa (Mark) Comeau, Torry (Sarah) Gervais, Taylor (Logan) Comeau, Jordan (Rebecca) Comeau, Shainna Comeau, Brody Comeau; great grandchildren, Maverick, Addison, Sophia, Ava; also many nieces and nephews. Peter was predeceased by his loving wife and best friend, Annette; sisters, Norma and Leta Comeau, Geraldine Vantassell; brothers, Floyd and Gerald; sister in-law, Juliette Blinn and grandson, Tyson Harnish.

The family would like to thank the many amazing home care workers and staff at Tideview Terrace whom all adored Peter. The family will be having a service at 12:30pm on Friday May 10, from Digby Wesleyan Church with Pastor Andrew Maves Presiding. Donations in memory of Peter may be made to Digby and Area Seniors Safety Program, PO Box 579, Digby, NS, B0V 1A0. Condolences may be left at


  • A Celebration of Life Friday, 10 May , 2019


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Shirley Melanson

15 May 2019

My Deepest Heartfelt Sympathy to all the Family. Peter was such a good friend and had a heart of gold and a genuine Love for his family. We enjoyed so many laughs as we attended the many music nights together with so many friends. R.I.P. my friend . You will be forever Loved and missed.

Paddy & Ina O'Neill

9 May 2019

Our condolences go out to (Scott & Lana Comeau)& Family. Sorry to hear of the passing of Peter. Our Thoughts & Prayers are with the Families at this very difficult time. Hold on to the beautiful memories you have of him. May God Bless You All. RIP. Peter.

Jackie Weir

8 May 2019

Sincere sympathy to Peter’s family. He was such a friendly man. Always smiling and laughing. He will be missed by many. ❤️

Bruce & Lisa Sibbley

8 May 2019

Dear Keith, Annette, Scott, Kevin & families,
So sorry for your loss. Thinking of you all.
Bruce & Lisa

Jack and Marilyn Wright

7 May 2019

Our deepest sympathies to Keith and all the family.
Jack met Peter on several occasions and always thought he was a gentle person.
He will remember Peter and Gerald for their great sense of humour.

Vic Morrell

7 May 2019

To Pete's family, so sorry to hear about your loss. I will always remember Pete as a real friend.I remember when we used to work out at "Lake Louise"Hotel. Pete was a hard worker all through life.The jobs were not easy ,but Pete always had a smile and a joke for all of us to share for the day. Pete we will all miss ya Budd but will always be our hearts along with Annette .Home at last !

Pauline Comeau

7 May 2019

I'm going to miss you Pete, you came into my life the day I married your brother and have always been a very special part of our family. My loss and Geralds gain because you will be together once again to tease and torment one another all in the name of love. My sincere sympathy to Kevin, Keith, Scott and their family's. RIP my favorite brother in law.

Diane Bezanson

7 May 2019

RIP Peter, I have enjoyed knowing you since Grade 5.You can now be with Mom and Annette, Sympathy to the boys and their families.

Brian Corbett

7 May 2019

Thoughts and prayers to the enjoyed all the free ice time Pete gave me growing up here he will be missed by all

Rona & Greg Hall

7 May 2019

.Our Prayers go out to Keith and his family in their time of loss. Pete was such a nice man and will be missed by many.