Richard Eustace "Rick" Hull
1957 - 2021
Richard Eustace "Rick" Hull
Burial Information
Burial Date
Saturday, July 16, 2022
Burial Time
2 pm
Burial Location
Bible Hill Cemetery
Requested Charity
VON, Brunswick Street United Church or charity of choice
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Hull, Richard Eustace "Rick" – 64, of Bible Hill passed away peacefully after a short courageous illness, on Thursday, December 16, 2021 at home. Born in Truro, he was a son of the late James "Jim" and Beulah (Mattinson) Hull.

Rick was the proud owner of Hull Electrical Service Ltd., serving his community for 25 years. In his late teens, he spent several years in the scouting movements, being a cub leader at Alice Street School and achieving several leadership levels. Rick enjoyed traveling to new places and exploring the area. He also loved camping and boating in the Chester area and Country Harbour as well as camping, fishing, boating and four wheeling in Advocate Harbour and Spencer’s Island. Rick was proud to restore and take his 52 Willies military jeep on many adventures. Rick enjoyed seeing and talking to his Amateur Radio friends and he made many contacts of other Amateur Radio operators all over the world.

Rick is survived by his wife and soulmate of 36 years, Ruth (Wood); daughter, Katelyn (Joel) Hull; son, Matthew (Holly) Hull; brother, David (Kathleen) Hull; mother-in-law, Mona Wood; sister-in-law, Kathy Wood.

A Graveside service will take place 2 pm Saturday, July 16, 2022 in Bible Hill Cemetery, Reverend John Parsons officiating. If so desired, donations may be made in Rick’s memory to VON, Brunswick Street United Church or a charity of choice. Arrangements have been entrusted to Mattatall ~ Varner Funeral Home, 55 Young Street, Truro. Private messages of condolence may be sent to the family by viewing Rick’s obituary online and selecting "Send A Condolence" at:

Richard Eustace "Rick" Hull