It is with great sadness that we, the family, announces the passing of Billy Hanna, age 83, on Saturday, May 11, 2019 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Palliative Care unit, Sydney. A celebration of life and full obituary to follow at a later date. Donations in memory of Billy may be made to the Hospice Palliative Society of Cape Breton. Funeral arrangements are entrusted to the care and direction of Pier Community Funeral Home. Online condolences may be forwarded to the family at www.pierfuneralhome.com.