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Peter Borden Tingley




Born: 1937


Died: 19 Sep 2022, age 85


TINGLEY, Peter Borden - age 85 passed away September 19, 2022 in the Magnolia Continuing Care, Enfield. Born in Dartmouth, he was a son of the late Elliott and Greta (Wilson) Tingley.


Pete joined the Royal Canadian Navy as a teenager serving on the BONAVENTURE for 5 years. He then became a skilled salesman working for many different companies. He lived in Ottawa for many years with his family, but returned to Nova Scotia in 1978. As a young man he was a gifted athlete and excelled at boxing and golf. Peter was known for his charming personality and normally greeted everyone with his cheerful smile. He was a member of the Enfield Legion for many years (1983-2013).


Peter was predeceased by his wife Rhoda; brother, Kenneth; and daughter Cheryl.


He will truly be missed by his sister, Helen Foster (Ottawa); brother, Paul Tingley (Truro); daughter, Tanya Ryer (Ottawa); granddaughter, Brianna "Bri" Ryer (Bedford); great grandchildren, Emily & Tristan, as well as numerous extended family members.


Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of Ettinger Funeral Home, Elmsdale. (Ettinger Funeral Home)


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