Melvin MacLean

Born: Tue., Jan. 19, 1954
Died: Mon., Aug. 19, 2019


2:00 PM to 4:00 PM, Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
7:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
Location: J.M. Jobes Funeral Home

Time of Remembrance

8:30 PM Fri., Aug. 23, 2019
Location: J. M. Jobes Funeral Home

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Melvin MacLean
Sydney Mines

It is with heavy hearts we announce the peaceful passing of Melvin Spencer MacLean, age 65, on Monday, August 19, 2019, in the Palliative Care Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital.
Born in Lake Ainslie on January 19, 1954, he was the son of the late Donald and Jessie MacLeod. Melvin worked at the Department of Transportation for over 35 years.
Melvin was a quiet man who loved spending time with his grandchildren and fur babies. He will be sadly missed by everyone.
Melvin is survived by his daughter Chrissy Dove (Andrew) and their children Joseph, Kaitlyn and Gregory.
Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his loving wife Barbara (Strong) MacLean.
Melvin’s family will receive visitors in J. M. Jobes Funeral Home, Sydney Mines, on Friday, August 23, 2019, from 2-4 & 7-9 p.m. A time of remembrance will take place in the funeral home at 8:30 p.m. with Rev. Nick Phillips officiating. Words of comfort may be forwarded to his family at

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Sharon Gillis-Talbot
   Posted Tue August 20, 2019

Thoughts and prayers to you and your family at this difficult time.


Sharon & Henry Talbot

james cook
   Posted Tue August 20, 2019
my deepest sympathy to all family members
he was a good man and will be missed

helen macleod
   Posted Wed August 21, 2019
So sorry Chrissy and family to hear of your dads passing,our thoughts and prayers are with you

Steve MacDonnell
   Posted Wed August 21, 2019
So sorry to hear of Melvin's passing. He was a cousin and even though we have not seen each other is a long time I will always have quite a few fun memories from our youth, especially up at the lake. Our deepest sympathies to the family.

Steve and Jane MacDonnell
& Family

Ann Jobe
   Posted Thu August 22, 2019
R.I.P Melvin you are now with your Barb. But we are left to grieve. Sending condolences to your family from the Jobe family.

Marilyn (Burridge) Joyce
   Posted Fri August 23, 2019
Sorry for your Loss. Melvin , you were a good friend when we were growing up and I will always remember the good times. RIP Melvin

David Parsons and staff
   Posted Fri August 23, 2019
Please accept our condolences.

   Posted Fri August 23, 2019
So sorry to hear about Melvin's passing, our thoughts are with you. Jed, Valerie and the staff at Jed's Auto Repair

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