On Thursday, April 30, 2020, William Joseph Pierce, loving husband of Donna and father of Matthew, passed away at the age of 78 at St. Joseph’s Auxiliary Hospital.
William Joseph Henry Pierce BA. MEd. was born on November 19, 1941 in Saint John, NB. to Joseph Henry and Mary Louise (Conway) Pierce. He served with the 8th Canadian Hussars and then received multiple degrees from the University of New Brunswick, and University of British Columbia. He married Donna Ruth MacLeod on July 17, 1967. He taught and worked in education for more than 30 years in Tanzania, Thailand, and Canada.