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Shawn Ronald Hudson

March 27, 1963 ~ July 18, 2020 (age 57)


Shawn Hudson

North Sydney

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Shawn Hudson, age 57, on Saturday, July 18, 2020 at his home.      

Born on March 27, 1963, Shawn was the son of Bill and Doris Hudson of Pouch Cove, Newfoundland. He was a radio vessel traffic control officer with the Canadian Coast Guard for 35 years.

Shawn was a loving husband and father who will be dearly missed by his wife, Geri, as well as his sons, Alex (Rhonda) and Riley (Desiree “Des”). Shawn is also survived by his parents, Bill and Doris; his brother, Neil (Barb); sisters in law, Corinne (Ron), Kelly (Raymond); brother-in-law, Paul (Heather); nephews, Kyle, D.J. (Mel), Dylan; niece, Courtney. He is also survived by a large circle of friends that became his Cape Breton family.  

There will be no visitation or service by his request.  Funeral arrangements are under the care and direction of W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant Street, North Sydney. Burial will take place in Pouch Cove in Newfoundland at a later date.  Memorial donations in memory of Shawn may be made to the Northside Hospital Foundation or a charity of choice.

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