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George J. Hachey


Petty Officer 2nd Class, Weapons Surface, RCN


Born: 23 Apr 1929, Campbelton, New Brunswick


Died: 12 Jul 2018, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia


HACHEY, George J. - of Halifax. We regret to announce the death of George on July 12, 2018 in Northwood Center, sixth floor. He was born in Campbellton, N.B., on April 23, 1929, son of the late Harry and Laura (Comeau) Hachey. He joined the Navy in late 1952 and served 26 and a half years. He then went to work at the Bedford Magazine. George is survived by his loving wife of 55 years, Connie (McIntyre), also survived by daughter, Sondra (Guy) Dumont and grandchildren, Mathieu and Chloe; sisters, Betty Mason, Catalina, N.L.; Lorraine McKenzie, Montreal, Que.; Margaret Valade, Ville La Salle, Que.; Carmel (Bert) Kilbride, New Maryland, N.B.; as well as several sisters-in-law, brothers-in-law, and nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents; sons, Peter and Paul; in-laws, Raymond and Nellie McIntyre; two sisters and two brothers. His funeral will be held in Saint Mother Teresa of Kolkata Church, 6032 Normandy Dr., Halifax on Friday, July 20th, at 11 a.m., reception to follow in the church hall. Private family interment in Gate of Heaven Cemetery.


Ships served in:

HMCS BUCKINGHAM - Served in Buckingham 1958-1959

HMCS HAIDA - Served in Haida 1960



George Hachey on HMCS HAIDA - 1960


Photo courtesy of Bill Edison



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