Born on October 30, 1932, in Kentville, Nova Scotia to Clarence and Mildred Haystead. Earl peacefully passed away surrounded by his loving family, at Hamilton General Hospital on August 17, 2023, in his 91st year. Beloved husband of the late Lorraine. Cherished father of Donna and her husband Dennis, Michael and his wife Cory, Cheryl and her partner Jennifer. Loving Papa of Thomas and his wife Elif, Darla and her husband Nicholas, Alicia and her husband Dan, Stephanie, Dane and his wife Jessica, Zachary, and Claire. Doting Great-Papa of Anwen, Grayson, Daxton, and Cedar. Earl will be missed by his sister Lena and is predeceased by sister Elaine. He will be missed by his brother-in-law Warren and his wife Linda, his brother-in-law Sheldon and his wife Cecillia, as well as his brother-in-law Lloyd and his wife Diane. Earl is predeceased by his brother-in-law Richard and will be missed by his sister-in-law Gladys. He is predeceased by his brother-in-law David and will be missed by his sister-in-law Tammy. Earl is predeceased by his brother-in-law Jack and his wife Louise, as well as his brother-in-law Earl. He will also be missed by his many nieces and nephews.
Following Earl's wishes, cremation has taken place. As an expression of sympathy donations to the charity of your choice would be appreciated by the family.
Notes of sympathy and condolence may be made at www.donaldvbrown.ca