Formerly of Hammonds Plains, NS, Ken passed away peacefully on March 31st in Edmonton, AB. He was born in 1931 in Gateshead, England.
He was a marine engineer and began his career as an apprentice in the shipyards of Tyne and Wear, England. This was followed by a number of years in the British Merchant Navy, which he left as a chief engineer in 1960 when he moved to Canada for a position with Transport Canada in Quebec. He was a surveyor for Lloyd’s Register in the Atlantic region’s shipyards for many years before a transfer to Thailand in 1992. He returned to Halifax upon his retirement in 1995.
In retirement he was a member of Oakfield Golf Club, and enjoyed other activities including working on the house & property and travelling.
He is survived by his wife of 56 years Doreen, son Marc of Toronto, daughter Jill of St Albert and grandchildren Gavin, Lauren, and Bronwen. He was predeceased by son Jody.
Words of condolence and memories of Ken can be e-mailed to: “Bulman_family@Hotmail.com”