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Daniel "Mutty" William MacMillan

October 29, 1931 ~ July 10, 2018 (age 86)

Daniel William (Mutty) MacMillan

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Daniel William (Mutty) MacMillan on July 10th, 2018 at Harbourstone Enhanced Care. He was born to the late Louise and Daniel J. MacMillan on October 29, 1931.

Danny is survived by his children, Edith (Sydney), Wallace (Mira) and Duncan (Catalone); his grandchildren, Tony (Jenn) Campbell and Alyssa (Chad) Campbell-Green of Sydney and his two great-grandchildren, Colin and Paislee Campbell; brother Ernie MacMillan (Baddeck); and two sisters Katie Bell Hall and Peggy Hall of Sydney. 

Besides his parents, he was predeceased by his wife Sheila Marie (Mailman) MacMillan, his sisters Mary, Isabel, Rosie and Effie and  brother, John Lauchie

Danny worked as a laborer for Parks Canada, retiring after 27 years of service.

Visitation will take place in MacMillan Memorial Church, Catalone from 2-4 and 7–9 on July 12th. Funeral service to take place in the church the following day, July 13th, at 2pm with Rev. Emily Duggan to officiate. Burial to follow at Loch End Cemetary.

In lieu of flowers, please make a donation to the Cancer Centre at the
Cape Breton Regional Hospital.

Messages and memorials may be directed to

Funeral arrangements are in the care of S.W. Chant and Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra Street, Sydney.


Donations may be made to:

Cape Breton Regional Hospital Cancer Centre Patient Fund
1482 George St., Sydney NS B1P 1P3
Tel: 1-902-567-8000

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