It's with heavy hearts we, the family of Joseph F. Aucoin, announce his passing on Friday, April 12, 2019, at home surrounded by his loved ones. Joseph was employed at Cape Breton Beverages for close to 40 years. He enjoyed darts, fishing, sitting around playing cards with family and friends. He was predeceased by his parents, Leonard and Rhoda (MacLean); brothers, Chris and Lenny; and his grandparents. He is survived by his sisters, Madonna Ferguson and Holly Sheppard; nephews, Junior, Danny and Morgan Ferguson; nieces, Jennifer and Shauna Sheppard; and 12 great nieces and nephews. Special thanks to VON and Palliative Care. Visitation will be held at Resurrection Cemetery, Sydney Forks, 11 a.m. Thursday, April 18, 2019.