Ray Edwin Foote
Ray Edwin Foote of Saint John NB passed away peacefully on November 7, 2023 at Tucker Hall, Shannex, Saint John. Born in Kings County, Nova Scotia on September 17, 1938, he was a son of the late Ralph and Mildred (Balsor) Foote.
Ray is survived by his sons: Peter (Erina), Geoff (Deanna) and Chris (Kim); grandchildren: Madalynn, Claudia, Erik, Megan and Page; sister: Ruth (Jim); and several nieces, nephews and cousins. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his wife: Elaine; sisters: Carrie and Olive; and by brothers: Murray and Gerald.
Prior to retirement, Ray spent 40 years working at the Port of Saint John. An avid outdoorsman, he enjoyed both hunting and fishing. In his spare time, he enjoyed being in the company of his family and friends.
As keeping with Ray’s wishes there will be no visiting. A graveside service will be held at a later date in the spring. In his memory, donations to a charity of the donor’s choice would be appreciated by the family.