SCOBEY – William Joseph, 61, of Mersey Point, Queens County passed away suddenly in Queens General Hospital, Liverpool on Saturday, August 7th, 2010.
Born in Liverpool, he was a son of Ruby (Gardner) Scobey of Sandy Cove and the late Maurice Scobey.
Joe was a truck driver for Armour Transport for 25 years. He also drove for Thompson’s Transport and T.R.A.
He is survived by his wife Marilyn ( Freeman ). His daughter Michelle ( Dwayne Weagle) of Mersey Point. His son William Joseph Jr. “Joey” (Jeanette Soriano) of Coquitlam, BC. A granddaughter Jaden. Sisters Queenie (Philip) Irwin of Brooklyn and Nancy (Willard) Moulton of Liverpool. Brothers Fred of Halifax and Maurice Jr. of LaHave Manor, Bridgewater.
He was predeceased by a granddaughter Kayla.
Visitation will be Wednesday, August 11, 2010 from 7 until 9 p.m. and funeral service will be Thursday, August 12, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. both in Chandlers’ Funeral Home, Liverpool. Reverend Judy Cross officiating. Burial will be in Zion United Cemetery, Payzant Street, Liverpool. Family flowers only. Donations may be made to Canadian Cancer Society. Online condolences may be made to www.chandlersfuneral.com
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Vivian and David Huskins
To Marilyn and Family
We are so sorry to hear about your loss. Our Sympathies are with you. We remember the last time we saw you together it was an important day for us Marilyn. Vivian and David Huskins
Bonnie and Kevin Wambolt
We send our deepest sympathy to Marilyn and Family. Joey was a great guy. He surely will be missed.
Clyde, Linda, David Whynot and Family
We are sorry for your loss. Joey was a great man. We will surely miss him. Our deepest sympathy to Marilyn and Family.
Janice Mitchell and Lindsay MacLeod
Marilyn and family…..we were very shocked to hear of Joe’s sudden passing. Our hearts, thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. May you find strength and comfort in your many friends, and in each other during this difficiult time and in the days that lie ahead. Joe was a great guy…a devoted husband, father and grandfather and will be missed by many. His memory will live in your hearts forever.
James & Tanya Grant
So sorry to hear about Joe…thinking of you all…Big Hugs! Luv James and Tanya
Kirk and Donna Whynot
Marilyn and family, So sorry to hear of Joey’s passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. He will be missed. RIP Joey
Ron & Barb Campbell
Dear Marilyn & Family,
We are so sorry to hear of Joe’s passing.
He will be surely missed.
Remember the good times and they will help you get through the
Ron & Barb
Condolences to all the family. In my 40 + years at Ven-Rez, Joe was one of the most dependable delivery drivers. A great loss to the family and community.
TODD J HANNAM
FRED AND FAMILY
MY SINCERE CONDOLENCES ARE WITH YOU ALL DURING THIS MOST DIFFICULT TIME
TODD J HANNAM
Janet and George Fletcher
Marilyn and family: We were heartbroken when we heard about Joe. Joe was a kind soul who would help out anyone at any time. The community has lost a good man and we have lost a good friend. I hope that you know that others share in your loss.
Walter and Sherri Miller
Our condolences to all the family,we were so sorry to hear of Joey’s sudden passing.You are in our thoughts and prayers.
I am so sorry to hear of your great loss. He will be sadly missed but never forgotten.
Joyce & Jim Parks
marilyn & Family,So sorry to hear of Joeys passing,God be with you all at this sad time..
pam and duddy whynot
Dear Marilyn and Family,so sorry to hear about Joe’s passing, he was a good and funny man and will suffer no more. You are all in our prayers, Call out to the Lord and he will hear you and help you through this time of sadness. Love and Prayers Pam and Dud.
doug and sylvia zwicker and brian and kim mansfield
We are so sorry to hear of Joeys passing. He will be missed by many. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all.
Nicole and Chris Whynot
Michelle,Marilyn and family,
We are so sorry for the loss of “Big Joe” I will miss seeing him at the back door of the pizzeria, as he always asked me if I was working hard. He always had a smile on his face for everyone, such a kind-hearted man who will be missed by many. Michelle, as my closest friend, I am here for you, stay strong.
I am very sorry to hear of Joey’s passing. I had the pleasure of working with him over the past couple of years at Bowater’s at TII. He was well liked and well respected. He always had a smile on his face and always had something to say that would put you in a good mood. My thoughts are with you at this time.
Mike & Joanne Ozon
To Marilyn and family:
So sorry to hear of Joey’s passing. Thoughts and prayers are with you.
Mike & Joanne
Steven & Kim Moulton
Marilyn and family,
Thinking of you and our family through this hard time. Joey will be deeply missed, he was a wonderful husband, father and uncle.
Lots of love
Steven, Kim and family
Beverley & Betty-Jean Colp
Queenie Philip & family
Our deepest sympathy in the loss of your brother. May memories of happy times spent together help ease your loss.
so sorry to hear of joeys passing.thinking of you at this sad time.
Merle and Debi Smiley
The world is now without a great guy. He will be missed by many people for a very long time. Love sent to Marilyn and family
Chris & Morrina Selig
To Marilyn and Family,
We are so sorry to hear of Joe’s passing and you are all deep in our hearts. Joe was a great man and will be sadly missed.
Thinking of you,
Chris and Morrina
Tish & Richard
Was shocked & saddened to hear of your loss, may the strenth of your faith get you all through this difficult time. Sincerely, Tish & Richard.
Becky Long (Jollimore)
Marilyn and Family
I’m sorry to read about Joey’s passing. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Sorry to hear about Joey, Mar. Take care …
Linda Leslie & Curtis Maillett
May knowing that so many friends share the sorrow of the loss of your loved one, be of some comfort to the family during this difficult time. God Bless you all. Sincerely, Linda & Curtis
Michael Dave McCoombs
To Marilyn and family
So sorry to hear of Joes passing. I will always remember the times we spent together. Please take care of yourselves and God bless.
Mike and family
Donna and David Dicks
Marilyn and Family, We are sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our prayers and thoughts at this difficult time. Take care.
Marilyn & family,my thoughts & prayers are with you at this difficult time.Joey was a great man with a heart of gold.Be blessed you had this time wit him.Hold your memories close to your heart.
marilyn whynot /avery croft
TO MARILYN AND FAMILY-SO VERY SORRY TO HEAR OF JOEY’S PASSING! OUR THOUGHTS GO OUT TO YOU ALL AT THIS SAD TIME!!
Debbie & Allen Conrad
Marilyn & family sorry to hear of Joes passing please know you are in our thoughts an prayers an keep his memories close to your heart God Bless
Mark & Rose Wright
We’re so sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. I got to know Joe during his many trips to Bowater. Such a nice guy, and he’ll be missed by so many. Hold your wonderful memories close to your hearts to ease the pain during this difficult time. May God bless!
There’s nothing we can say to make things any better at a time like this—please know you are all in our prayers and we are here if anything is needed.
Jim Hanley & Andrea Williams
Our hearts are crying for you Marilyn, time and time again great people pass on and ” Joe ” was one of the greatest I knew !!! Joe was a wonderful, kind and full hearted man and as we all know a wonderful Husband, Dad and a Grandfather !!!!!!!
Take care Marilyn !!
Trina and John Langley
Marilyn and Family we are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts are with you in this sad time. Joe was a great man.
Wilson(Junior) & Susan Oickle
DearMarilyn & Family,
Very sad to hear of Joe,s passing. Our prayers are with you . I know that you all of good memories of him, so in these days to come. Talk about his life and draw on those wonderful memories. Have lots of tears but also have a few smiles recalling those memories.
May God Be With You All At This Sad Time Junior& Susan
robert and jean huskins
Marilyn and family
Our thoughts are with you at this time, we will be thinking of you and your family at this time. Joe was a good friend to everybody and will be missed.
Jean ,Chub and family
Jane Warner and Bill Roy
Marilyn and Family.
We were very sad to hear of Joe’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.
Art and Gale Deveau
Marilyn, Art and I are very sorry to hear of Joe’s passing, please accept our sincerest condolences to you and all the family
Gale and Art
Bonnie and David Flemming
Dear Marilyn and children I am so sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. Marilyn you are in my thoughts as you go through this. Please if there is anything I can do please don’t hesitate to ask. You and Joe adored each other and it showed . Again I am so sorry to hear you have lost him..
Bonnie and David
Barb. and Ron. Fancy
Marilyn so sorry to hear about Joey our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family
Dear Marilyn and family…..we are so sorry to read of Joey’s sudden passing. We are thinking of you and your family at this sad and difficult time.
Nellie,JoAnn,Kathy and families
Bud & Judy Huey
Dear Marilyn & family
We are so sorry for your loss. We will be thinking about you & your family ay this very sad time
Bud & Judy
Rose (Veinot) & Stew Mooers
To the family we are so sorry to hear of Joey’s passing. I grew up in Sandy Cove so we knew each other well.
May the support of family and friends help you through this difficult time. God Bless.
Rose & Ron Anthony:
Dear Marilyn ,
Our prayers and thoughts are with you and your family.
A.Ruby, Queenie, Nancy & Fred and Family
So sorry to hear of your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Paul & Dolly LeBlanc
I was shocked to hear of Joey’s passing. My condolences are with you and your family.
My Dearest Marilyn and family – We are so shocked and saddened over the news of Joe. Life can bring such heartache at times and this is one of them. Marilyn – you and Joe were such a perfect fit and we know Joe is at peace. He was such a terrific man – always smiling and kind words – he will be missed beyond words, but please find comfort in your memories and good times and know that your family and friends will be here for you. Our hearts and prayers are with you now and in the many days ahead that you will be needing extra strength to get by. With our sincerest sympathy. Margo & Borden Hanley
Kenneth & valerie
May god be with you and your family to help you get through your loss . kenneth& valerie schrader.
MaryAnn & Scott Rhyno
Marilyn and family,
We are so sorry to hear about Joey.Please know that we are thinking of you.You have a great family Marilyn whom i’m sure will help you through this difficult time.My prayers are with you.
Anitra Stevens (Dagley)
Dear Marilyn, Joey and Michelle,
So sorry to hear about your loss. Thinking of you during this difficult time. Special hug to Joey from me.
Corina & Willis Huphman
Dear Marilyn & Family:
We are so sorry for the sudden loss of a wonderful husband, father and grandfather….Joey was a GREAT man, and will truely be missed by all who new him…May you take comfort from family and friends to carry you through this rough time…
Corina & Willis
Debbie Carrier (Freeman)
TO MARILYN & FAMILY I am so sorry to hear about your loss my dear . Joey was always so funny . I have known him for years. Marilyn he will greatily missed , Our thoughts are with you & family , even to my friend nancy., If there is anything that I can do please let me know ..
Sharon & Philip Thorbourne
Our prayers & thoughts are with you, Joey will be missed by all. You will always have your memories
IM’S SORRY TO HEAR OF JOE’S PASSING MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU AND THE FAMILY
wayne @linda woodworth
so sorry to hear about joey .he will be missed by all who knew him.our thougths are with your family.wayne and linda woodworth
Gaven & Carla Whynot
Marilyn, Michelle & Joey,
So sorry to read of the passing of Joe. although we are in South Dakota, our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very sad time.
Gaven & Carla
Blanche, Charlene & Carl Veinot
So sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Always cherish the good memories.
To Marilyn and Family;
So sorry to hear of Joe’s sudden passing. He was well liked and respected by all of us that worked with him. He was so helpful to me over the years when he was the supervisor in Mill Village Terminal.
Our hearts are with your family at this sad time.
From all his friends at the Kentville Terminal
John, Chris, Doug and all the drivers and staff of the Pole Star Terminal in Kentville.
Allan & Beth LaRocque
Marilyn and Family, we are so sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. He was a great person and will be missed very much. Take care of each other.
Adrian and Sharon Westlake
Thinking of you and your family at this sad time.
MURRAY AND DONNA ROLFE
WE ARE SO SORRY TO HEAR OF THE PASSING OF JOEY
OUR THOUGHTS ARE WITH YOU AND THE FAMILY IN THIS VERY DIFFICULT TIME
Marilyn and family.
I was saddened to hear of the loss of Joey, My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.
To Marilyn & Family; Please know that you are in the thoughts and prayers of many as you go through this sad and difficult time.
Rod & Ann Golden
Marilyn, Queenie, Philip & Families: We are very sorry to hear of Joey’s passing. We have many fond memoiies of him from the good old days. Rod & Ann Golden
Robert and Sally Fader
Queenie & family:
So sorry to hear about your loss. Our thoughts are prayers are with you all at this very sad time.
marilyn, i am lost for words…. my thoughts and prayers are with you
Sharon & Ronald Verge
Nancy ,Willard & all the family,we are so sorry to hear of your loss.
Our prayers are with you at this sad time.
Aubrey and Diane Coombs
We are thinking of you at this sad time, Joey was a great person. Take care.
I was very saddened to hear of Joey’s passing. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during these difficult times.
It was always a joy to get the chance to laugh with Joey, although it has been years.
ron heather whynot
dear marilyn & family ;we are so sorry to hear about joey we use to have a lot of fun together working at t.r.a. back in the old days he will always be missed god bless
Laurie-Anne & Jamie Brown
We live in the Mersey Point community and are very sorry to have heard this sad news. Our thoughts are with your family at this time.
Jamie & Laurie-Anne Brown
Michelle and family,
Hold tight to memories for comfort,
lean on your friends for strength,
and always remember how much you are cared about.
danny and sharon smart
Dear Marilyn and Family
So sorry to hear of your loss. We were very found of Joe and our thoughts and prayers are with you now and through all the times ahead. With our deepest sympathy Dan and Sharon
Darren Whynot /Ed & Lisa Tarr
Our deepest sympathy so sorry to hear of your loss Joe wuz a very well liked man and allways gave a smile and a wave as he drove by R.I.P JOE
william (Bill) Rhyno
Heather and I wish to express our deepest regret to you and your family on the passing of william. If there is anything that you need or we can do for you please let me know. Once again we are sorry for you loss, May he rest in peace.
Cheryl and Chris Mansfield
Marilyn, we were both very shocked to just read about Joey’s death. Our sincere and heartfelt condolences go out to you and your family at this very difficult time. May you find comfort in the memories of your time together.
Rick & Cindy Dorey
Dear Marilyn and family
Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this most difficult time, please know that keeping your memories close in your hearts will help in the days ahead. Take care. Rick & Cindy
Cindy & Rick Dorey
Queenie, Nancy, Fred and family
Keep memories of a wonderful brother in your hearts. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time. Take care.
Cindy & Rick
Marilyn, so sorry for your loss. Find comfort in your memories of good times. My thoughts and prayers are with you.
Val & John Kempton
Marilyn and family, We are so sorry to hear of Joe’s passing. Please accept our sincere condolences.
i am so sorry to hear of your loss.i have known Joe for 13 years .he delivered our freight and had become a good friend..always happy and full of life..he will certainly be missed,but never forgotten..my sincere condolences to all his family..mark
Dear Marilyn and Family
I am a driver with Armour Transport based in Kentville. I have known Joe for 18 years and always enjoyed running into him on the road. He was the type of guy who you were always glad to see. He was a great guy to be around and always brought a smile to my face. It is an honour to have had him as a friend. My sympathy is with you at this hard time. Charlie Brown
John & Peggy Whynot
Our deepest sympathy to all of you at this sad and difficult time. You are in our thoughts and prayers.
Marilyn and family I am so sorry for your lose . .I am thinking of you in this time of sorrow and heart ach. God Bless you and your family .
Donald and Diane White and family
Marilyn, Joey and Michelle and all your family members,
We were so sad to hear of Joey’s passing, please know that our thoughts are with you all. Such a lovely video tribute shows us all again what a great family man he was and that is what brings a good life to us all, bless you. Donald and Diane and family
I ,was shocked to hear about Joe’s passing, My thoughts and prayers are with you and all the family. Take care of each other.
Shirley & Paul Shot
Marilyn and family: We are saddened to hear of Joey’s passing. He always had a smile and a wave. Take care of each other and find comfort in knowing others will miss him too.
My thoughts and prayers are with you all at this very difficult time.
Steven & Angela Oickle
We were shocked to hear of your loss Marilyn and family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all at this difficult time.
Sorry to hear about the loss of your husband, father, grandfather, and brother, our thoughts are with you.
Pauline and Ritchie Perry
We are so sorry for your loss. You are all in our prayers. God bless.
Fred – So sorry to hear about the loss of your brother. My thoughts are with you. Larry
Francis & Peggy Payzant
Dear Marilyn And Families:
So sorry to hear of your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time and always. May Joe rest in peace and may God Bless you all.
My thoughts are also with my great Friend Nancy and her Mom!!!
May God Bless you Both. I will be in touch.
God Bless You All.
It,s A Sad Time.
Dot & Fred Lohnes
Dearr Marilyn & Family
Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this difficult time do take care.
Sean, Nancy, Rian and Liam
Dear Marilyn, Michelle and Joey our thoughts and prayers are with you through this difficult time.
Sorry to hear of the sudden passing of your husband Joey.
Hold onto your memories Marilyn.
David and Patty Tarr
Dear Marilyn and family. We are so sorry to hear about Joey. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at such a difficult time.
So sorry to hear of Joeys passing, my thoughts are with you and the family
I can’t tell you how much Joe was loved by all who knew him .I never seen the man ever have a bad day ,he always had a smile and words of wisdom for me,,and he Loved his Family and always talked about them ..I will miss him….
Dear Ruby and family
So sorry to hear about your son. My thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.
Thinking of you
I am so saddened by your great loss, Marilyn. May your treasured memories of Joey comfort you…deepest sympathies to you and your family…Marion
So sorry to hear of Joey’s passing. May you be supported by God’s strength in your time of grief.
Vernon & Joyce Hawkes
Marilyn and family, so sorry to learn of Joey’s passing,
our thoughts and prayers are with you.