Soucy-Wallace, Jesse Michael Francis, age 19, passed away in Antigonish on September 12, 2019.
Born in Kingston, Ont., he was the son of Mark Soucy and Nancy Wallace.
Jesse was an active member of the Army Cadets for several years and during that time was not only promoted to Sergeant, but through hard work and commitment was presented with The Queen Diamond Jubilee Award, the Legion Medal of Excellence as well as several other medals.
Jesse was adventurous and inquisitive. He had a keen interest in history and a fascination with building things. That was evident in the time and effort he and Robert spent building "The Camp". Many other things he loved included searching for seashells and beach glass with his girlfriend Victoria, cooking, music and his cats Flokey and Ivar.
Jesse had a kind heart which was obvious in how he always wanted to please everyone and make them happy, His kindness will always be remembered and he will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
He is survived by his mother, Nancy Wallace (John Connors), Antigonish; father, Mark Soucy, Halifax; girlfriend, Victoria Hadley, Mulgrave; maternal grandmother, Joan Wallace, South River; paternal grandmother, Joan Soucy, Ontario; aunts and uncles: Gerald (Gina) Wallace, Grand Prarie, Alta; Alfie (Dawn) Wallace, Kingston, Ont.; Robbie (Mary) Wallace, Heatherton; Rosemary Wallace, South River; Cassie (Stevie) Wallace, New France; Carmen (Donna) Wallace; Beauly; Freddie Wallace, South River; Leon (Rose) Wallace, Purl Brook; Kelly (Mike) Boyle, New France as well as many cousins.
Predeceased by maternal grandfather, John Francis Wallace; paternal grandfather, Lionel Soucy; uncles, Kevin Wallace and Michael Soucy, aunt, Laurie Soucy; cousins: Johnathan Wallace, Jesse Davis and Gerry Wallace.
Visitation in C.L. Curry Funeral Home, 135 College Street, Antigonish, Monday, September 16th, 7 to 9 pm and Tuesday from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 pm. Funeral Mass in St Peter’s Church, Tracadie on Wednesday at 11:00 am with Father John Barry presiding. Burial in St. Patrick’s Cemetery, Merland.
Family flowers only please. Donations in memory ma be made to The Jordan Myles Mental Health Foundation, Online condolences: www.clcurry.com.