Passed away peacefully at home with family by his side on Friday, October 16, 2020. A great husband, great father, proud grandfather, proud great grandfather, great uncle, friend and spiritual leader.
Beloved husband of Mary Pine. Father of Richard Pine (Marnie), Stacey Pine (Linda), Corey Pine (Jen), Jacob Pine (Amanda/Mandie) and Lucas Pine (Annie). Step-father to Jamie and Josef. Grandfather of 14 and Great Grandfather of 3. He will be missed by many nieces and nephews. Son of the late Senator Richard Dick Pine and the late Helen Jane (Zack) Pine. Brother of the late Jean Pine, Beulah Abtossway, late Sheila Pine (late Ernie Solomon), Helen Billie Swanson (Don Swanson), late Lucille Taylor (late Howard Taylor, Blanche Pine (Cameron Taylor), Myles Thibault (Katherine Thibault) and Richard Shingwauk. Special friend of Carrol Gingras and Joseph Jones, along with many other Canadian and American friends.
He was a special and gifted man. For 45 years he helped people as a traditional Healer. Thank you to his ancestors for guiding him through out his whole life.
Special thanks to his “favourite” niece Lynne and great nieces Kristy and Tara. Thanks to Matthews Hospital, Dr. Lupien and staff; special thanks to his nurses Amy, Jessica, program people and Karen Evans.
At Jake’s request a private service will be held.
Memorial contributions (payable by cheque or online) to NSHN Richards Landing – Matthews Site would be appreciated by the family.
Arrangements entrusted to the Arthur Funeral Home – Barton & Kiteley Chapel (492 Wellington Ste East 705-759-2522). Please visit Arthur Funeral Home website obituaries to leave memories and condolences as a keepsake for the family.