Hedley Donald Doak, husband of the late Marion (Black) Doak of Miramichi, passed away at the Miramichi Regional Hospital on Thursday at the age of 79.
Born in Newcastle, NB, he was the son of the late Hedley John Doak and Irene (O’Brien) Ryan (James). He was retired from REPAP as a Electrician, a member of St. Mary’s Roman Catholic Church and a member of Royal Canadian Legion Branch # 10.
He is survived by is sons Hedley Doak (Connie) of Miramichi and Paul Doak (Melanie) of Miramichi; his sisters, Linda McLean (Bobby) of Miramichi, Barbara LeGresley (Peewee) of Miramichi, Betty Martin (Allard) of Miramichi and Lois Kitchen (Keith) of Pictou Nova Scotia; his brothers, Brian (Jeanette) of Miramichi and Waye Ryan of Miramichi; his brother-in-law Fred Black (Jean) of Miramichi and Francis Comeau of Acton Ontario; his sister-in-law Bernadette Black of Miramchi; his grandchildren, Corey, Haley, Nolan, Benson, Shamara, Trenton, Spencer, Michael John and Lily and his great grandchildren, Tristian, Fiona and Ivy.
He was predeceased by his wife Marion, father Hedley, mother Irene, stepfather James, sister Irene Comeau, brother-in-law Daryl Black, father-in-law Manley Black and mother-in-law Beth Black.
At the request of the family there will be no visitation. Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at a time and date to be announced.
In his memory, donations to Hospice Miramichi or Miramichi Regional Hospital Palliative Care would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements are in the care of Davidson’s Funeral Home, 622-7464 and online at www.davidsonsfh.com, your family-owned, family-operated Funeral Home.