Obituary of John William Prince
Prince, John William
Born in London, England May 16, 1948, John came to Canada in 1971 landing in Montreal and journeying by CN Rail to Jasper Park Lodge. John ended his working years at NBCC in St Andrews retiring in 2004. Some of John's most enjoyable times were spent sailing 'Miss T' with family and friends on Passamaquoddy Bay. A member of St Andrews Yacht Club, he enjoyed many sailing excursions, races and social events. Health problems curtailed the sailing in the last years. John died peacefully at home with his family around him. He is at rest now and we are left with many happy memories. We miss him. John said he was so proud of his family and he was so thankful for his good neighbours and friends. John is survived by his wife of almost 50 years, Carolyn (Rusk) and children Ian of St Andrews, NB and Gillian (Brendan Thomson) New Glasgow, NS, sister Gloria (Dennis Boulton) Oakville, ON, nephew Colin Boulton (Jane) and family Ashburn, ON, nephew Keith Boulton (Tami) and family Toronto, ON and sister-in-law Connie Rusk of Halifax, NS. Cremation has taken place; friends and family are welcome to attend Wesley United Church (77 William St. St. Andrews NB) on Sunday May 15 from 2:00 PM -2:30 for a period of visitation, memorial service to follow. As per the churches request please wear a mask. Care & Direction entrusted to Humphreys Funeral Home (20 Marks St, St. Stephen NB E3L 2B2, 506-466-3110). Donations to Diabetes Canada, the Canadian Kidney Foundation or a charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family. On line condolences to the family or donations can be made at www.humphreysfh.com
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