TANNER, Donald Joe – Age 84, Bridgewater, Lunenburg Co., passed away on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at home. Born in Lunenburg, he was a son of the late Henry and Mary Tanner.
Surviving are his daughters, Sharon (Wayne) Veinotte, Oak Hill; Debra Spataro, Moncton, NB; son, Paul, Bridgewater; grandchildren, Tosha, Scott, Vicki, Alicia, Candida, Carlo, Justine, Jordan and Makayla; great-grandchildren, Carrie, Tyler, Madison, Liam, Myles, Lauren, Reed, Mason and Elliott; several nieces and nephews; sister, Ruth Dalton, Yarmouth; brother, Gerald (Joan) Tanner, Bridgewater.
He was predeceased by his wife of 66 years, Shirley Tanner; sisters, Frances MacDonald, Mable MacDonald, Charlotte Tanner, Lila Gaulton, Joan Morrow and Sylvia Selig; brother; Ronald Tanner.
There will be no visitation or service. A private interment will take place at a later date in Brookside Cemetery, Bridgewater. No flowers by request, donations may be made to South Shore Regional Hospital, Bridgewater. Arrangements are under the care and direction of Sweeny’s Funeral Home, Bridgewater, where on-line condolences may be made by visiting www.sweenysfuneralhome.com