Diana Patricia Piercey
Diana Patricia Piercey – 74, Valley, passed away Friday afternoon, September 6, 2019, at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Tabusintac, New Brunswick, she was a daughter of the late William "Bill" and Martha (MacCallum) Savoy.
Diana was a dedicated CNA and worked at Victoria General Hospital and Halifax Infirmary and then at Colchester Regional Hospital from where she retired after over 20 years of service. Diana’s faith was strong and she lived her life according to that faith. She enjoyed gardening, knitting and cross stitch and many of her completed projects have been enjoyed by family and friends.
Diana is survived by her husband, Melvin "Mel"; sister, Marilyn Hicks, Fredericton, New Brunswick; children, Derek (Christine) White, Old Barns; Suzanne (Fabian) Sutton, Hilden; Billy Piercey (Becky McCarthy), Hilden; son-in-law, Terry Sutton, Fort McMurray, Alberta; seven grandchildren; two great grandchildren; one niece; one nephew. Along with her parents, she was predeceased by her daughter, Angela Sutton; parents-in-law, Harvey and Phyllis (Bennett) Piercey.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Mattatall – Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro, where Diana’s family will receive friends from 6:30 – 9 p.m., Sunday, September 8, 2019, and funeral service will be held 2 p.m., Monday, September 9, 2019. Reception will follow. Interment will be held at a later date in Tabusintac Riverside Cemetery, Tabusintac, New Brunswick. If so desired, donations in Diana’s memory to Palliative Care Unit of Colchester East Hants Health Centre are welcomed. Private messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing Diana’s obituary on-line and selecting "Send A Condolence" at: www.mattatallvarnerfh.com