Age 67, Plateau, passed away peacefully, with his family by his side, on Thursday, October 7, 2021, at the Sacred Heart Community Health Centre, Cheticamp. Daniel was the son of the late Auguste and the late Dora May (Harris) Poirier.
Daniel loved trout fishing, hunting, and his little chicken farm. He was called Pépère by many little friends. His favorite saying was…worry pas.
Besides his wife, Marie Cecile (Cormier) Poirier, Daniel is survived by son, Bruce (Shelly) Poirier; daughter, Lisa (Philip) Timmons; sisters, Mary Jane (John) Burton, Hilda Poirier (Léo Cormier), Sylvia Roach (George Reid), Stella (Barry) Reid, Dorine (Napoleon) Camus, and Ginette Poirier (Clarence Timmons); grandchildren, Christopher Poirier, and Jackson Timmons. Daniel was predeceased by a sister, Claudette MacLean.
A graveside service will be held on Monday, October 11, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at St. Peter’s Parish Cemetery, Cheticamp with Deacon Gerald LeBlanc officiating.
Memorial donations may be made to Cape Breton Cancer Patient Fund.