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85, of Halifax passed away on Sunday, June 2, 2019 in the QEII Health Sciences Center, Halifax. Born in Larvik, Norway, he was the son of the late Sigurd and Synnove (Seves) Stokkeskog. Svein worked at MT&T for over 25 years before retiring. He enjoyed music and playing various instruments and truly enjoyed playing music with members of his church. Svein always had a smile for everyone and loved to chat over coffee. Survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Lorraine; son, Hans (Lisa) Stokkeskog, Hubbards; grandson, Tyler Stokkeskog; first cousin, Grethe Seves Waale, and, a host of loving relatives by marriage. Predeceased by his parents Sigurd and Synnove Stokkeskog; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Burton and Frances Coolen; various Norweigan relatives; and, several in-laws. No visitation as per family’s wishes. A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at Ronald A. Walker Funeral Home, 13549 Peggy’s Cove Road, Upper Tantallon. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to St. Georges Anglican Church, Head of St. Margaret’s Bay. A special thank you to the staff on 8.2 at the Halifax Infirmary. Online condolences can be made at www.rawalker.ca