Douglas George Babineau, age 68 of Springhill, passed away peacefully on Friday, November 8, 2013 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Center. Born in Springhill, he was a son of the late Garnet and Louise (Davis) Babineau.
Doug was an avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed fishing, camping and fly tying. He was known for being friendly and social, he loved talking to people and spending time with friends, especially around campfires at the lake. He enjoyed listening to country and western music and watching western movies. Doug was a friend of Bill W. for 42 years. Family was very important to Doug, especially his grandson, Trent.
Doug will be deeply missed by his wife Connie; daughter, Annette (Corrie Walkley) of BC; son, Steven of BC; grandson, Trent; brothers, Herbert and Darrell (Debby) both of Springhill; as well as many nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by sisters, Marjorie and Carol; and brothers, William and Murray.
Doug and Connie spent many years in British Columbia and would like to thank their many friends for their kindness and support.
The family would like to express their appreciation for the care and friendship of Dr. Fasharonti, Karen MacDonald and all the staff of the Cumberland Regional Health Care Center.
Arrangements have been entrusted to A H Brown Funeral Home, 5 McFarlane Street, Springhill (597-2361). Family and friends were invited to a time of visitation at the funeral home on Tuesday, November 12 from 1-3 pm, a memorial service was held at 3 pm. Those wishing to make a donation in memory of Doug may do so to the LA Animal Shelter, Heart and Stroke Foundation or a charity of your choice.
Online condolences and donations may be made by visiting: www.brownsfuneralhome.com