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Calvin Walter Dawe

6 June, 194110 October, 2021
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Calvin Dawe

Our family is saddened to share that Calvin W. Dawe, 80, of Port Caledonia, passed away on October 10, 2021, at Glace Bay General Hospital, surrounded by his family.

Cal was born on June 6, 1941, in Toronto, Ontario, the only child of the late Olive and Bill Dawe. As a journeyman marine electrician, he worked in the shipyards of Marystown and St. John’s in Newfoundland, and the trawlers and fish plant of National Sea Products in Louisbourg.

He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Verna (Stacey), daughter Beverley (Scott), Toronto; son Shane (Chandra), Port Caledonia; grandchildren, Olivia, Bryden (Nathan), Gillian (Bruce); Great-grandchildren, Ava, Baron.

Visitation will be held Thursday October 14, 2-4pm and 7-9pm at Patten Funeral Home, Glace Bay. Service to be held Friday October 15 at 2:00 pm at Patten Funeral Home Chapel. Interment to follow at St. Luke’s United Church Cemetery, Donkin.

Our family deeply appreciates the caring doctors and staff of Third Floor South, Glace Bay General Hospital, and the care and support of the VON, Cape Breton during the last year.

  • FAMILY

  • Verna (Stacey) Dawe, Wife
  • Bill Dawe, Father (deceased)
  • Ollive Dawe, Mother (deceased)
  • Beverley (Scott), Daughter
  • Shane (Chandra), Son
  • Olivia, Grandchild
  • Bryden (Nathan), Grandchild
  • Gillian (Bruce), Grandchild
  • Ava, Great Grandchild
  • Baron, Great Grandchild

Services

  • Visitation - Patten Funeral Home

    Thursday, 14 October , 2021

  • Funeral Service - Patten Funeral Home Chapel

    Friday, 15 October , 2021

  • Burial St. Lukes United Cemetery

    Friday, 15 October , 2021

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alan spinney

14 October 2021

so sorry to hear of cals passing.he loved his hunting and made a lot of friends through it including me please accept my condolences may cal r i p

Jean & Curt McKenney

13 October 2021

Verna & Family, we are saddened to hear of Cal’s passing. He was a faithful family neighbour and he will surely be missed.

Eric Patton

13 October 2021

Sincere condolences to Cal's family on the passing of a wonderful neighbour.
Eric & Vicki Patton

Darrell & Cathy Cross

13 October 2021

To All Family. Very sorry to hear of Cal's Passing. Being a co-worker at National Sea ,we all enjoyed a few laughs and some good times but a person knew by the way he talked about his family He had a great love for them all. Our prayers are with you at this time of sorrow .
Rest In Peace My Good Friend.

Linda Smith

13 October 2021

Shane, Chandra and family, my condolences to you and your family on the passing of your dad! My thoughts and prayers are with all of you.
Linda

Michael Goodfellow

13 October 2021

Much sympathy to Verna and the family on the death of such a fine man. I will hold you in my prayers.

Rev. Michael Goodfellow

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