Kevin "Matthew" Marr – age 29, of Addington forks formerly of French River passed away on December 12, 2018 in St Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish. Born in New Glasgow he was a son of Heather (Browning) Marr, Addington Forks and the late Wayne Marr.
Matthew was a machinist by trade and had worked with Bourgault Industries in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. Matthew loved life and enjoyed nascar racing, hanging out with the guys and buying and selling.
He is survived by his mother Heather Marr (Andrew Jessens), Addington Forks; his wife Pearlie Barcelona and her daughter Micah, Addington Forks; sister Stephanie (Ryan) Matthews, Eastern Passage; brother David Marr (Katelyn), New Glasgow; step-brother Stewart Jessens, Addington Forks and 4 nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his father Wayne Marr maternal grandparents Sterling and Marian Browning, paternal grandparents Joe and Margaret Bellefontaine.
Visitation will be from 7-9 pm on Friday Dec. 14, 2018 in the H.W. Angus Funeral Home, New Glasgow. Funeral service will be held at 2 pm on Saturday, Dec. 15, 2018 in the H.W. Angus Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Gail Johnson Murdock officiating. Burial will be in the French River Cemetery. Family flowers only. Donations in his memory may be made to his daughter Micah education fund at any branch of the East Coast Credit Union.
The family would like to thank Dr. Howard and the staff in the Palliative Care Unit at St. Martha’s Regional Hospital for their exceptional care