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Call Anytime!
902-224-3422
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Mon - Fri 9.00-4.30
Available 24 / 7
Lines Always Open

Herbert “Herbie” Absolum Young

Herbert “Herbie” Absolum Young

It is with great sadness that we, the family announce the passing of our dear partner, brother, uncle and friend, Herbie on July 8th, 2018 in Pleasant Bay. Herbie was born in Welland, Ontario on March 15, 1965 to the late Ralph and Mary (Bishop) Young. Herbie had the kindest heart and was a friend to all. He enjoyed a competitive game of darts or any Montreal Canadians game that may be on television. He could often be found out and about on his four-wheeler or spending time with his favorite nephew J.R. He worked as a commercial fisherman for 27 years with his brother-in-law, Douglas and enjoyed their hunting trips every autumn. Herbie is survived by his partner Tara LeBlanc, Sydney; sisters, Lorraine Muise, Cheticamp, Jesse and brother-in-law, Douglas MacKinnon of Pleasant Bay as well as many nieces and nephews and his special nephew J.R. Muise. He was predeceased by his parents, Ralph and Mary; sisters, Darlene, Carol, Pat and Nancy; brothers, Larry and Ralph. Visitation will be held on Thursday in St. Andrew’s United Church, Pleasant Bay with visiting hours from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. Funeral service will be held on Friday, July 13, 2018 at 3 p.m. in St. Andrew’s United Church with Pastor Maggie Plant officiating. Burial in the Pleasant Bay Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to St. Andrew’s United Church. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of Cheticamp Funeral Services Ltd.