55 announcements in Amherst

Walter Oake

Walter Oake

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 03/01/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Walter Oake, 83 years of age, of Amherst, passed away on Friday, Jan. 3, 2014 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre. Born in Sydney, N.S. he was a son of the late Walter & Hilda (Clarke) Oakes. He was a loving father and grandfather. Walter will be sadly missed by his wife, the former Frances MacAulay; children, Scott (Anne) of...

Sandra MacCollum

Sandra MacCollum

Born: 15/04/1942

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 27/11/2013

Published in the Summerside Journal Pioneer.

The death occurred at Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, Amherst, N.S. on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 of Sandra Marie (Ashley) MacCollum, of Amherst, formerly of Alberton, aged 71 years, beloved wife of David. Born on April 15, 1942 she was the daughter of the late Harold and Jessie (Harris) Ashley. Dear mother to Grant (Sandy), Union and...

Sandra MacCollum

Sandra MacCollum

Born: 15/04/1942

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 27/11/2013

Published in the Summerside Journal Pioneer.

The death occurred at Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, Amherst, N.S. on Wednesday, November 27, 2013 of Sandra Marie (Ashley) MacCollum, of Amherst, formerly of Alberton, aged 71 years, beloved wife of David. Born on April 15, 1942 she was the daughter of the late Harold and Jessie (Harris) Ashley. Dear mother to Grant (Sandy), Union and...

Patricia 'Patsy' Elward

Patricia 'Patsy' Elward

Born In: Neil's Harbour, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/10/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest regret and heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of M. Patricia (Patsy) Elizabeth Elward age 65 at her home in Amherst on Oct. 29, 2012. Born in Neil’s Harbour, Cape Breton, she was a daughter of the late Patrick and Anne (Gayle) Cooke. Patsy was strong in her faith as a member of the Amherst Wesleyan Church....

Bryce Greene

Bryce Greene

Born In: New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 16/07/1953

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 09/10/2012

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Richard “Bryce” Greene, age, 59, of Fairview Ave., Amherst passed away unexpectedly on October 9, 2012 at home. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of Mary (Blair) Greene, New Glasgow, and the late George F. Greene. Bryce was employed as a land surveyor with Rayworth and Roberts in Amherst. He had served for many years in the naval and army...

Annie M. Gaudet

Annie M. Gaudet

Born In: North Rustico , Prince Edward Island, Canada
Born: 06/01/2012

Passed in: Amherst , Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 06/10/2012

Published in the New Glasgow News.

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Annie M. Gaudet (nee Gauthier) age 90 of Amherst on Saturday, October 6, 2012 at her home. Born in North Rustico, PEI, she was the daughter of the late Lawrence and Priscilla Gauthier. Annie had a great love and compassion for her family, especially her grandchildren and great...

Phyllis Dunlop

Phyllis Dunlop

Born In: Canada
Born: 22/07/1920

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/07/2012

Published in the Summerside Journal Pioneer.

Peacefully at Northumberland Hall, Amherst, N.S., on Sunday, July 29, 2012, of Phyllis Edith Joan Dunlop formerly of Maccan, N.S., aged 92. Beloved wife of the late John Louis Stephensen Dunlop. Phyllis was born on July 22, 1920, to the late Archdeacon George Harrison and Minerva (Barnes) Harrison. She is survived by brother-in-law, Ross Dunlop,...

Ruth  MacDonald

Ruth MacDonald

Born In: New Tusket, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada

Published in the Valley Journal Advertiser.

Ruth Rebecca (Hobbs) MacDonald - 88, formerly of Kentville, passed away on Friday, June 15, 2012 in Gables Lodge, Amherst. Born in New Tusket, Digby County, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Flora (Mullen) Hobbs. Ruth was a loving wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. She was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star as well...

Gerald P.  Murray

Gerald P. Murray

Born In: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Passed in: Amherst, New York, United States
Passed on: 14/03/2012

Published in the St. John's Telegram.

MURRAY, Gerald P. – March 14, 2012 of Amherst, NY born in St. John's Newfoundland, Canada. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy A. (nee Debo). Loving father of Maureen J. (Kenneth R.) Eich and Karyn A. (Kevin F., MD) McMahon; dearest grandfather of Kevin, Spencer, Kristyn Eich, Caitlin and Patrick McMahon; dear friend of Margaret Hodges;...

Gerald P.  Murray

Gerald P. Murray

Born In: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Passed in: Amherst, New York, United States
Passed on: 14/03/2012

Published in the St. John's Telegram.

MURRAY, Gerald P. – March 14, 2012 of Amherst, NY born in St. John's Newfoundland, Canada. Beloved husband of the late Dorothy A. (nee Debo). Loving father of Maureen J. (Kenneth R.) Eich and Karyn A. (Kevin F., MD) McMahon; dearest grandfather of Kevin, Spencer, Kristyn Eich, Caitlin and Patrick McMahon; dear friend of Margaret Hodges;...

James Wambolt

James Wambolt

Born In: Milton , Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 17/07/1930

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 01/02/2012

Published in the Queens County Advance.

WAMBOLT, James J. - 81, of Port Howe, Cumberland County, passed away peacefully at Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, Amherst on February 1st, 2012. Born July 17th, 1930 in Milton, he was a son of the late Cecil and Beatrice (Muree) Wamboldt. Bud, as he was known to his friends and family, was owner/operator of Wamboldt’s Texaco, later...

Carroll McCormick

Carroll McCormick

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 18/12/2011

Published in the Summerside Journal Pioneer.

McCormick In Amherst N.S. on Sunday, Dec. 18, 2011 of Carroll Marie McCormick, Amherst, formerly of Unionvale, aged 67. Born in Unionvale on April 29, 1944, daughter of the late Harold and Maria (Perry) McCormick. Dear sister to Allison (Marsha) McCormick, Charlottetown; Kathleen (Richard) Blanchard, Cascumpec; Rebecca (Leith)) Bulger, Fortune...

Earlene Jane Samson

Earlene Jane Samson

Born In: Great Village, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 20/11/2011

Published in the ZZZ - Inactive - Kings County Register.

Earlene Jane Samson - 90, of New Minas and Springhill, passed away peacefully at Gables Lodge in Amherst on Sunday, November 20, 2011. Born in Great Village, she was the daughter of Earle and Myrtle (Vance) Fisher. Predeceased by her husband, Frank, she is survived by children, Dorothy (Leigh) and Michael (Juanita); beloved grandchildren,...

James  Morrison

James Morrison

Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 26/04/1942

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 28/07/2011

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The death of James Michael Morrison, 69, Amherst, N.S., formerly of Etobicoke, Ont., occurred peacefully on Thursday, July, 28, 2011 following a courageous battle with COPD at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre in Upper Nappan, N.S. Born on April 26, 1942 in Sydney, NS, he was a son of the late John Morrison and Elizabeth (Leblanc)...

Raymond Percy Appleyard

Raymond Percy Appleyard

Born In: Leyton, United Kingdom
Born: 18/08/1924

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada

Published in the Fredericton Daily Gleaner.

On August 18th, 1924 in Leyton, England Raymond was anxious to make his debut and arrived two months early. His parents, the late Percy and Alice (Brazier) Appleyard were delighted with their tiny son and kept him in a box above the stove to keep him warm. Their greatest hope at the time was that he would survive. Little did they know that he...

Ralph Frederick Wells Wightman

Ralph Frederick Wells Wightman

Born In: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 02/07/1921

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 18/01/2011

Published in the Valley Journal Advertiser.

Major Ralph Frederick Wells Wightman, CD, Ret'd, died peacefully on January 18 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre at the age of 89. Born in Amherst, NS on July 2, 1921, he was a son of F. Carmen and Ruth (Tingley) Wightman. He later lived in Kentville, NS where he was educated. He enlisted in the Canadian Army in 1940 with the Royal...

Sheila Elizabeth MacLeod

Sheila Elizabeth MacLeod

Born In: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/12/2010

Published in the Queens County Advance.

MacLeod, Sheila Elizabeth - 60, of Amherst and Western Head died suddenly on December 26 after a brief illness. Born in Halifax, N.S. in 1950, she lived for most of her life in Amherst, N.S. She was educated in Amherst schools and at Acadia University where she received her BA in 1971. She also studied Library Science at Dalhousie University....

M. Patricia Poulos

M. Patricia Poulos

Born In: Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Born: 14/12/1934

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 02/11/2010

Published in the Queens County Advance.

POULOS, M. Patricia - It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Pat Poulos, 75, of Amherst on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre, surrounded by her loving family. Born on December 14, 1934 in Saint John, NB, she was the daughter of Helena (Bastarache) Donnelly, Saint John, NB and the...

Maurice Bert Riches

Maurice Bert Riches

Born In: London, United Kingdom
Born: 29/04/1924

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 12/09/2010

Published in the Tri-County Vanguard.

RICHES, Maurice "Bert" - 86, Amherst, passed away at home on September 12, 2010. He was born on April 29, 1924, in London England. A veteran of WWII he was in the British Navy. He severed in the East and West Camp in Yarmouth. A member of the Legion he belonged to the Pugwash Branch #60. Surviving are his step-daughter; Theresa (Francis) Davis,...

Mary Crowder

Mary Crowder

Born In: Middle Sackville, New Brunswick, Canada

Passed in: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 05/09/2010

Published in the Moncton Times & Transcript.

Mary Ola Ella (LeBlanc) Crowder, age 81, of Amherst, formerly of Sackville, NB, passed away at her home on Sunday, September 5, 2010. Born in Middle Sackville, she was a daughter of the late Edgar and O'beline (Doiron) LeBlanc. Mary worked for Sears Insurance Company, and later as custodian for Mount Allison University. She was...