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Archibald "Archie" MacDonald

October 28, 1943 — June 29, 2020

Archibald "Archie" Lamont MacDonald

Passed away peacefully at Victoria County Memorial Hospital in Baddeck on Monday, June 29,2020. Born and raised at North Shore, he was a son of Tommy and Peggy (Matheson) MacDonald. Archie Travelled to Ontario after graduation from Baddeck Rural High School, where he worked in the auto Factories of Southern Ontario. In 1965 he attended and graduated from UNB Forestry School in Fredericton, NB. After working in the forestry industry, he moved back to Cape Breton and worked in construction and as a crew member on lobster boats; one of his favourite places to be.

He then moved and retired to Baddeck where he spent his time with new and old pals until his passing. Archie is survived by a daughter Rebecca, Doorley, Dublin Ireland; grandsons Dayne, Liam and Elliot; brothers Brian, North Shore; Buddy, Boularderie;  as well as neices Heidi, Jody, Shannon and Ryan.

Many thanks to a special friend of Archie, Vivian Ross for such friendship and support over the last number of years.

Cremation has taken place and by request there will be no formal service.

"Go happy you now, and farewell"

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