Gary Gleyson Quinlan, 72 of River Glade, passed away Friday, June 12, 2020 at the Jordan LifeCare Centre following a lengthy illness.
Born in Stoney Island, NS, he was the son of Betty (Ross) Quinlan and the late Leslie Quinlan. Gary was retired from Atlantic Canvas and Textiles where he worked for over 40 years. Besides his family, his life passions were hunting, fishing, four-wheeling, NASCAR, spending time with his brothers at the camp and long drives in the country.
Survived and sadly missed by his mother Betty; his daughters Roxanne Abbott of River Glade and Carmen Quinlan of Petitcodiac; his only grandchild Hunter, who he cherished beyond words; brother Byron Quinlan (Marla) of Gallagher Ridge; special niece Ann-Marie Taylor of River Glade; sister-in-law Shirley Quinlan of Salisbury; his loyal sidekick River and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his father Leslie Quinlan; brother Charlie Quinlan; sister-in-law Cathy Quinlan and his soul mate Beau Dog.
We would like to thank the staff of the Jordan LifeCare Centre for their kindness, support and for all they do.
Due to covid-19 restrictions, a private family service will be held at the Salisbury Funeral Home (372-4800). Interment at Pine Hill Cemetery.
If desired, donations to the Jordan LifeCare Centre or Pine Hill Cemetery would be appreciated by the family.