Service:

July 31, 2019

at

1 p.m.

Location:

Sydney Memorial Chapel

No service at this time.

Visitation:

July 31, 2019

from

12 - 1 p.m.

Location:

Sydney Memorial Chapel

Burial Information:

July 31, 2019

at

1 p.m.

Burial will be scheduled at a later date.

Private Burial

Location:

Forest Haven Memorial Chapel

Requested Charity:

Cancer Patient Care Fund

or

An Cala United at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital

David Barry Simpson

1962-2019

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Howie Centre

David Barry Simpson, 57, of Howie Centre, passed away Thursday, July 25, 2019, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital.

Born in Sydney, he was the son of Betty (Nunn) and the late Gordon Simpson.

Barry enjoyed spending summers with his family in Baddeck, where he developed a love for sailing at a young age. Anyone blessed enough to know Barry enjoyed his calm and caring manner. He loved his family and friends dearly and in August 2005, he married his best friend and love of his life, Wendy. Barry was an incredible stepdad to Max and Jessie, giving them unending love and support.

He worked at BT Napa, and developed many friends who recognized his loyalty and eagerness to help. Though his illness was brief, he was blessed to have the support of incredible healthcare professionals.

Barry is survived by his wife, Wendy (Green); stepchildren, Jessie Haddad, Halifax and Max Haddad, Calgary; sisters, Barbara (Dr. Jim) MacKillop, Sydney, Debbie Simpson, Sydney; brother, Lorne (Janet), Cole Harbour; sisters-in-law, Diane Simpson, Halifax, Bonnie (Brian) Allan, Dartmouth; brother-in-law, Jamie (Kim) Green, Truro; nephews, Ian, Craig, Brent, Kirk, Christopher, Shawn, Alex, Adam, and Jeffery; nieces, Laura, Jilliane, Brittney and Rebecca; grandnephews, Jack and Camden; grandnieces, Sophia, Lilly, Madeline and Capri.

Barry was predeceased by his brother, Kenny; father, Dr. Gordon Simpson and parents-in-law, Frank and Patsy Green.  

Visitation will take place Wednesday, July 31, 2019 from 12 - 1 pm in Sydney Memorial Chapel. Funeral service will take place at 1 pm in the Chapel with Rev. Dana Feltmate officiating. Interment in Forest Haven Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may be made to the Cancer Center and An Cala Unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital.

"Just a dream and the wind to carry me, and soon I will be free."


Condolences:

Funeral & Service Details:

Service:

No service at this time.

July 31, 2019

at

1 p.m.

Sydney Memorial Chapel

Visitation:

July 31, 2019

from

12 - 1 p.m.

Sydney Memorial Chapel

Burial Information:

July 31, 2019

at

1 p.m.

Burial will be scheduled at a later date.

Private Burial

Forest Haven Memorial Chapel

Requested Charity:

Cancer Patient Care Fund

or

An Cala United at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital

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