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Thomas Edmunds

December 11, 1944 ~ December 31, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old

Thomas Edmunds Obituary

Thomas J. Edmunds

North Sydney

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Thomas Junior Edmunds, age 79, on Sunday, December 31, 2023 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital after a long illness.

Born in Burnt Islands, Newfoundland, on December 11, 1944, Thomas was a son of the late Captain Thomas and Clarissa (Leamon) Edmunds. He was a ships Captain working for Canmar, Northern Transportation Company Ltd, BeauDril and later Gulf Canada for many years before his retirement. He was a member of St. John the Baptist Anglican Church, North Sydney.

Surviving is his wife of twenty-seven years Regeana (Scott) Edmunds, who was an angel by his side, caring for him through all his years of sickness, brothers; John, Baddeck, Terry, Halifax, sisters; Linda (John) Miles, North Sydney, Diane Edmunds (Gary Morris), Halifax, brother-in-law Harold MacLean, Sydney Mines, special sister-in-law Dawn Folks, Port Williams, also by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Besides his parents, Thomas was predeceased by his brother; Ron, sisters; Ruth MacLean and Shirley Clarkson.

The family would like to thank the staff of the dialysis unit at the Northside General Hospital and Cape Breton Regional Hospital for the excellent care given to Thomas during the past seventeen years. Thanks also to Dr. Peter Poulos and nursing staff of the Palliative Care unit at Cape Breton Regional.

A private family visitation and prayer service will be held in the W.J. Dooley Funeral Home, 107 Pleasant Street, North Sydney. Online condolences can be sent to the family by leaving a message on the tribute wall of the obituary page at .

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