Hill, Eric Wayne – Age 72 of Pembroke, passed away on May 30, 2016, in the VG Site, QEII, Halifax, after a brief illness with his partner Tim at his side. Eric was born in Middle Musquodoboit.
Following graduation from Musquodoboit Rural High School, Eric continued his life’s journey at the Royal Bank, Amherst; Department of Motor Vehicles, Halifax. He then moved to Alberta where he was employed for several years with Canada Post. He returned to Halifax after many years where he continued his career with Canada Post until his retirement. Eric’s passion throughout his life from a very young age was his love for horses.
Left to grieve are his partner, Tim Ward; his mother, Pearl, Truro; his brothers, Rodney (Marie), Truro; Brian (Elaine), Halifax; Tracey (Trudy), North River; several nieces, nephews, grand nieces and grand nephews. Eric was predeceased by his father, Wyman; eldest brother and sister-in-law, Charles and Ann; infant brother, Gary.
Cremation has taken place. Funeral service will be held Wednesday at 2 p.m. in Middleton United Church, Middle Musquodoboit, Rev. Dr. Linda Yates officiating. Burial will follow in Hillside Cemetery. Family will meet friends for a reception downstairs in the church.
Arrangements are under the direction of Arimathea Funeral Cooperative, Upper Musquodoboit.