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Obituary for Jane Mackeigan

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Jane Mackeigan, age 76, on Sunday, October 29, 2023, in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a brief battle with cancer.

Left to mourn are her son, Doug (Chasity); daughter, Nancy (Denis); stepchildren, Doug (Aldrina), Jodi (Laurie), Steven (Jill) and Stacey (Naish). She will also be deeply missed by her grandchildren and great-grandchildren, as well as many close friends.

Besides her parents, Jane was predeceased by her loving companion, Alex Wrathall and granddaughter, Natasha Wrathall.

A special thank you to Brett Gillis from Palliative Care, the VON and the doctors and nurses on 4B at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital for their amazing care and compassion during Jane’s final few days.

Cremation has taken place. A graveside service for family and friends will be held at Forest Haven Memorial Gardens on Friday, November 17th at 11 a.m. with grandson, Cody Butler officiating.

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