YOUNG, Patrick “Ralph” – 71, of Westville, formerly of North Sydney, passed away on June 5, 2016 in the Aberdeen Hospital. Born in North Sydney, he was a son of the late Joseph and Pauline (Garnier) Young. As a boy, Ralph grew up in North Sydney. He served in the Royal Canadian Air Force 1962-1968 and later worked for the Canadian Weather Service in northern New Brunswick. Ralph went on to serve as a Fisheries Officer with the federal Department of Fisheries and Oceans, eventually being stationed in Pictou until his retirement in 1998.
Ralph will be dearly missed by his wife of 47 years, Mary “Anne” (Hadley); daughter Carla Fraser, White Hill; son Joseph (Jennifer), Enfield; four grandchildren, Laura and Ryan Fraser and Anna and Audrey Young. He is also survived by his brothers and sisters, Michael Young (Cavell); Nita Gillis (Ron); Dennis Young (Linda); Iris Young all of North Sydney; Blaise Young (Cathy), Alberta and several nieces and nephews. Funeral service was June 10 at the Church of The Holy Name, Westville.