Malcolm "Ralph" Eaton
Malcolm "Ralph" Eaton – age 61, of Canard, passed away on Sunday, November 20, 2022 in the Valley Regional Hospital, Kentville. Born in Wolfville in July, 1961 to Malcolm "Mac" and Mildred "Millie" Eaton of Canard. Ralph completed the Heavy-Duty Machinery Repair course at the community college after which he joined his parents and brother as they worked together to continue the long legacy of the family farm. He had been employed with Scotian Gold. For a number of years until his passing, he had been a loyal employee at Basin View Farm. Ralph enjoyed spending time at the cottage at Sherbrook Lake, boating, swimming and often finding something to fix. Ralph was an animal lover, with a soft spot for his dog, Jenny, who was always by his side. Besides his parents, he is survived by his wife of 30 years, Debbie (Hartling); brother, Allan (Pearl); sisters, Jane (George) and Nancy (Vince) and extended family. Cremation has taken place and there will be no visitation, by request. A graveside service will be held at a later date in the Jaw Bone Corner Cemetery, Canard. Donations in memory may be made to a charity of your choice. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to the White Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Kentville. Online condolences and inquiries may be directed to www.whitefamilyfuneralhome.com.