Born in Halifax, Nova Scotia in 1944, he was the son of the late Margaret “Peggy” Cameron of Almonte, Ontario, and the late Victor Yelverton Haines, Senior. He was the stepson of the late John R. Cameron of Almonte, Ontario.
Peter had recently retired as the Associate and Pharmacist of two Shoppers Drug Marts in the Sussex, New Brunswick area. He was active in the local community, serving on several committees in the health care field and was a member of the Sussex Rotary Club, Sussex Lions Club, and Havelock Flying Club.
He is survived by his beloved wife of 38 years Cori (Goldenberg); his children, Lynne Margaret Haines Campbell of Kingston, Ontario, John Thomas Haines of Inverness, Nova Scotia, and Brian Kingston Haines of Antigonish, Nova Scotia; the mother of his children, Colleen O’Connell, of Ottawa, Ontario, and his granddaughter, Emily Rose Campbell, of La Rochelle, France. He leaves to mourn his brothers Victor Yelverton Haines of Montreal, Quebec, John Ralph Cameron, of Bridgetown, Nova Scotia, Bernard Alexander Cameron of Almonte, Ontario, Donald James Cameron of Burk’s Falls, Ontario, and Ronald Douglas Cameron of Kingston, Ontario, as well as one Uncle, Kenneth Aylmer Haines of Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, and numerous cousins, nieces and nephews, second cousins, grand nieces and grand nephews throughout the world.
Arrangements are entrusted to Wallace Funeral Home 34 Sunnyside Dr. Sussex, NB (506) 433-1176. The interment at Fernhill Cemetery, Saint John, New Brunswick, and a Celebration of his Life at Sussex, New Brunswick have taken place.
If you are considering making a donation in Peter’s memory the family has suggested the Sussex Health Centre, 75 Leonard Dr, Sussex, NB E4E 2P7, or an appropriate charity of your choice.