MILES, John Aaron
It is with great sadness that we, the family of John Miles, announce his passing at
the C.B. Regional Hospital on May 13, 2018. He was the son of the late Albert and
John worked at the coke ovens at Sydney Steel for 49 years. John resided in
Westmount most of his life and loved hunting, fishing at Lever’s Lake in Gabarus
and camping in Ben Eoin. Our parents loved spending time together.
John is survived by the love of his life and best friend of 67 years, Betty (Stone);
daughter, Brenda (Jerry) Redmond; son, Jackie; granddaughter, Kimmi (Mike)
Wheatley; grandson, Jason (Holley) Redmond; great-grandson, Ty Wheatley and
A celebration of John’s life will take place on Wednesday, May 16 at 2 p.m. in the
S.W. Chant and Son Funeral Home, 564 Alexandra St., Sydney. Reception to
follow. Burial in Forest Haven. At the request of our father, no visitation. Family
Messages and memorials may be directed to the family at
Funeral arrangements are under the care of Chant’s Funeral Home, Sydney.