Kirk Crossley

Obituary of Kirk Crossley

Crossley, Kirk Arthur-57 of Maitland, it is with heavy hearts that we announce his passing on Thursday February 6th, 2020 in the QE2, Halifax while surrounded by family. Born in Halifax on May 25th, 1962 he was the son of the late Ervin and Shirley (Hennigar) Crossley. Kirk is survived by his loving wife of 38 years Lalia (Drysdale) Crossley, daughter Candice (Jean-Guy) Beaudoin, sons Nicholas (Lori) and Trevor (Melissa), the special lights of his life grandchildren Hope and Lukas Beaudoin, Blossom and Jackson Crossley and Abigail and Caleb Crossley, sisters Darlene (Donnie) Ettinger, Cheryl (Chris) Singer, brothers Mark (Lorraine), Greg (Kim), Darren (Lois) and Byron Bradley, uncles Keith, Doug, and Russel, aunt Marie, mother in-law Madeline Drysdale and many nieces, nephews and cousins. He worked hard all his life, a man of many trades Kirk finally found his favorite job when he was hired on at Jazz Aviation. There he met many good people, especially Dale Hirtle who became a wonderful friend. After a stroke forced him to leave his job in 2016, Kirk continued to work around his property in Maitland and never gave up. He loved visits from all who took time out for him and it was so appreciated. Special thanks to Super Don, Perry & Margaret, Tom & Sonia, Dale, and Paul. Your visits meant the world to him and made those long days special. He loved to travel, Cuba was his destination of choice and went when he could. Special thanks to the Colchester East Hants Health Centre and QE2 Health Sciences Centre for the wonderful care given to Kirk. Cremation has taken place with no visitation by request. A Celebration of life will be held in memory of Kirk at his home at 1154 Cedar Rd, Maitland on Saturday February 15th at 1pm Weather permitting. Please feel free to stop by and share a story. Donations in memory of Kirk may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or charity of choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to the compassionate care of the J. Wilson Allen Funeral Home, Hwy 354, Kennetcook, ph-1-902-362-2440 or please visit our web site at www.allenfh.ca to sign the guest book, and send private condolences.
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Saturday
15
February

Celebration of Life

1:00 pm
Saturday, February 15, 2020
Kirk's Home
1154 Cedar Rd
Maitland, Nova Scotia, Canada
Celebration of Kirk's life

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Donations in memory of Kirk may be made to the Heart & Stroke Foundation or charity of choice.
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