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WIGGINTON, Frederick Winston



1943 – 2022

Born on July 9, 1943 to the late Buller (Fred) and Mary (nee Oakley) Wigginton passed peacefully bathed in sunlight on June 18, 2022 at the Halifax Infirmary.

Survived by his daughters, Shawn and Michelle (Glenn); cherished granddaughter, Bethany; beloved partner, Suzanna Goudey; and brother, Doug & family.

Predeceased by his wife of 38 years, Mary; siblings, Marion, William, Harold, Gordon; sisters, Janet and Rose in infancy.

Sincerest thanks to Hammonds Plains Medical (Dr. E. Baxter & Emberleah Dunham) and the entire nursing unit 7.4 Neurology. Thank you for your care over the years, you truly are Angels. We know Fred has touched 1000’s of lives over the years, whether through work or his varied interests and we would love to know what made him special to you!

In keeping his memory alive, please consider sharing a photo, favourite memory or encounter you’ve had with him to display at the Open House style Celebration to be held on July 2, 2022. Location: Fairview Legion (Hillcrest St & Main Ave) 3-7 p.m. Email your photos or memories to

In lieu of flowers, please consider donating to: QEII Foundation, 7.4 Neurology Patient Care Fund, 5657 Spring Garden Road #3005, Halifax NS B3J 3R4, in memory of Fred Wigginton.

Private interment will occur at a later date.

Arrangements are under the care of the T. J. Tracey Cremation & Burial Specialists, Halifax.

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