Greencorn, John Edward, age 76, of Fairmont, Antigonish County passed away on his birthday, June 4, 2021, in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish.
Born in Merland, he was a son of the late John Rolland and Jessie Florence (Tramble) Greencorn.
John worked on ice maintenance at the Antigonish Arena for many years. He enjoyed four-wheeling and feeding ducks at the duck pond, but he especially enjoyed spending time with his grandkids.
He is survived by his children, Tanya Brown, Dartmouth; Jessica Greencorn, Antigonish; and John Greencorn, Antigonish; grandchildren, Justin Greencorn (Bailey), Sheyanne Brown, Leeland Brown, Hannah Greencorn, John Snowball, and Jackson Greencorn; great grandson, Brantley Greencorn; siblings, Barbara (Tommy), Dona (Francis), Darlene, Robert, and Minnie (Frank); and many nieces and nephews.
Predeceased by brothers, David, Walter, Mike, Bernie, and Billie; sister, Patsy; niece, Willow; and many aunts and uncles.
Cremation has taken place, and a visitation will be held when COVID restrictions allow. Burial will be in St. Mary’s Cemetery, Heatherton.
In Memoriam, donations to the Canadian Cancer Society appreciated. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of C.L. Curry Funeral Home, Antigonish. Online condolences: www.clcurry.com