Eric William Lomond – Sydney Mines
It is with heavy hearts we, the family of Eric William Lomond announce his passing on January 30, 2021 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney Mines, he was a son of the late George and Rita (Forest) Lomond.
Eric was employed by Dover Elevators in Ontario for many years before returning home to Sydney Mines with his wife Barbara. Eric loved coming home for vacation and enjoyed fishing & camping in his spare time. He was a kind hearted man who would do anything for you and never ask for anything in return.
He is survived by his wife Barbara; daughters Cheryl (Wayne); Melody; son Sean (Pauline); 14 grandchildren as well as 4 great grandchildren; sisters Doris, Georgina (Derrick); Brenda (Dennis); brothers Wayne (Catherine); Gerald (Denise); Wesley (Pamela) and Ben.
Besides his parents, Eric was predeceased by siblings Carol Ann, Colin, Martin, Alexander; brother in law Stanley and nephew Mark Lomond.
Cremation has taken place under the care of Forest Haven Memorial Gardens with a celebration of his life to take place in June.
Barbara would like to thank the Palliative Care Team as well as all the medical staff who cared for Eric during his illness. Their love and kindness is very much appreciated.
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