It is with sadness that we the family announce the passing of Johnny David Ling, age 66 of South Bar on Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Malcom and Clara (MacNeil) Ling.
He is survived by sister Agnes (John) Murray, Glace Bay, brothers Danny (Venie) , New Victoria and Frank, Toronto. He will also be sadly missed by his niece and nephews.
John loved to sing and read poetry.
A chapel service celebrating Johnny's life will be held Sunday, July 17 at 1 p.m. with Deacon Leo Penny officiating. Burial to follow in St. Alphonse Cemetery. Funeral arrangements are under McLellan Brothers Funeral Home, 3183 Plummer Ave., New Waterford 902-862-7500 To send online condolences to the family, go to: mclellanfuneralhome.com