Reluctantly, with heavy hearts, we announce the sudden passing of Michael William Espie on Monday, April 22, 2019. He was 48 years old.
Michael was predeceased by his mother, Ailsa Alexa Christine Espie, father Dr. Thomas Henry Espie, brother Paul Henry and nephew Harry. Left to forever cherish his memory brother Richard, sisters Gillian and Anne, nephews, and nieces Thomas, Dysson, Maxwell, Sara, Virginia, Sheldon, Rhys, Jimmy, and nephew Darcy whom he frequently cared for.
Michael was a gentle giant, known to all for his generosity, kindness, and eternal optimism. His warm smile and loving heart lit up our world. We should all take a page from his book and in his memory be a little more patient, loving, and understanding. You will be missed, sweet man.
Gravesite service to be held Saturday, April 27 at 2:00pm at the Anglican Cemetery on Forest Road, followed by a celebration of life at the Ship Pub. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in his honor to Epilepsy Newfoundland and Labrador.