DeCoste, John Alexander, Age 82,
Antigonish passed away on October 12, 2021, at Parkland at the Lakes,
Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the Late John &
Ann (MacDonald) DeCoste.
John was a meatcutter at the Antigonish IGA for over 40
years. John loved the outdoors, especially hunting and
He is survived by his daughter, Kara (Tom), North Grant;
grandchildren, Shawn (April) Kirton, Jamie (Chris) Fountain, and
Leeann (Dwayne) Pearson; seven great-grandchildren; and brothers
Donald and Tony.
He was predeceased by his wife, Marie (Rawding); and his son,
Cremation has taken place, and a private family funeral will
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer Society of