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Robinson, Alexander (Sandy)

It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Alexander (Sandy) Robinson on November 23rd in Nelson, British Columbia. Sandy was formerly from Cape Breton, and resided for many years in Eastern Passage, Nova Scotia.

Sandy is survived by his mother Roberta Robinson (Doug), father Gerard Robinson, 2 daughters Casey and Alley Myers, brother Craig Robinson (Kim), sister Jennifer Baird (Matt), step-brother Robin Vardy (Sabrina), step-sister Beth MacDonald (Josh), nieces Samantha, Savanah, Erika, Alexis, Jocelyn, Alix and Grace.

Nephews Henry, Tristin, Jace and Jesse. Sandy is also survived by paternal grandmother Eunice Robinson, maternal grandfather Frank Silver, partner Diana McMullin, numerous uncles, aunts, cousins and friends.

All of Sandy’s family and friends thought the world of him and will miss him dearly.

Sandy was predeceased by his maternal grandmother Jenny Silver, paternal grandfather Alex Robinson, and paternal aunt Wanda Buffet.

Sandy had a passion for animals and loved to bring home strays as a young boy. Sandy played in hockey in his early years and loved to go fishing with his uncles and his daughters.

Arrangements are being made for service on a later date, due to current COVID-19 restrictions.

Donations can be made to the Canadian Mental Health Association or to Marley’s Hope Dog Rescue Society or Carma Cat Rescue Maritimes.