Constantino Ribeiro Balbino
Balbino, Constantino Ribeiro, age 68, of East Lawrencetown, passed away on May 31, 2019 on the 7th floor Palliative Care, QEII, VG Site.
Born in Quarteira, Portugal, he was a son the late Jose and Otilia (Ribeiro) Balbino.
Constantino was a chartered member of the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers Local 73 since 1973; and a member of BATANS. He enjoyed collecting, working on and admiring antique cars. He loved travelling, meeting new friends, going camping, and boating. Above all else, he loved to spend time with his family, especially his grandchildren.
Constantino is survived by his wife of 44 years Marcia (Conrad); sons, Ryan (Tracey) and Jason (Jolene); grandchildren, Sam, Simon, Ashton, Gavin, Mylie, Kiley, Chloe and Tyler. He is also survived by sisters, Liliana (the late Olympio) Martins and Esmeralda (Herbert) Schagen; brother Victor (Ruth) Balbino; and 8 nieces and nephews.
Cremation has taken place. The memorial service will take place at 2pm on Friday June 7th in Atlantic Funeral Home, 771 Main Street, Dartmouth, with a reception to follow. Interment in Dartmouth Memorial Gardens.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society or the MS Society of Canada.
Special thanks to the staff of the 11th floor Chemo Unit and 7A Palliative Care of the VG Hospital.
Online condolences may be made by visiting www.atlanticfuneralhomes.com (Dartmouth Chapel)