128 announcements in Antigonish

Wilfred Cameron  MacGillivray

Wilfred Cameron MacGillivray

Born In: New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 08/03/1941

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 19/05/2012

Published in the New Glasgow News.

LISMORE – Wilfred Cameron “Bud” MacGillivray, 71, Lismore, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2012 in the R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home, Antigonish, surrounded by his family. Born in New Glasgow, he was a son of the late Wilfred Laurier and Esther Marjorie (Murdock) MacGillivray. Bud was employed with J. & K. Fisheries for many years as a truck...

Kathleen 'Kaye' Attwood

Kathleen 'Kaye' Attwood

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 28/01/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Kaye Attwood, age 101, a former resident of 85 Highland St., Glace Bay, who passed away on Saturday, January 28, 2012 at the R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home in Antigonish will have a funeral mass on Friday, May 4, 2012 at 11 a.m. in St. Anthony’s Church, Glace Bay, followed by interment in the parish cemetery. Fr. Norman MacPhee officiating. All...

Tazuko MacKinnon

Tazuko MacKinnon

Born In: Yokohama, Japan

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 10/04/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the sudden death on April 10, 2012 of Tazuko MacKinnon, 68, of Antigonish, N.S. Born in Yokohama, Japan, she was the daughter of Kuniharu and Tsurue Ide. Tazuko earned degrees in arts and early childhood education and was a kindergarten teacher in Japan until she came to Canada in 1972. She married, started a family...

Donna Pottie

Donna Pottie

Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 12/04/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the sudden passing of Donna Marie MacLeod-Tutty-Pottie, 48 of Antigonish and formerly of Hardwood Hill on Thursday, April 12, 2012 at St. Martha's Hospital, Antigonish. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of Donnie, Sydney and the late Maude (MacIntryre) MacLeod and step-mother Lynda MacLeod. Donna was a very warm...

Kathleen 'Kay' (Sears) Tompkins

Kathleen 'Kay' (Sears) Tompkins

Born In: Great Codroy, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Born: 26/04/1923

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 28/03/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Kathleen Mary ‘Kay’ (Sears) Tompkins, 88, of the R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home, Antigonish passed away peacefully on Wednesday, March 28, 2012, at the nursing home. Born in Great Codroy, Nfld., on April 26, 1923, she was a daughter of the late Jeremiah and Monica (Downey) Sears. She attended school in the Codroy Valley and graduated from...

Catherine Claire Grant

Catherine Claire Grant

Born In: Heatherton, Antigonish Co., Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 31/07/1923

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 27/03/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Catherine Claire Grant, R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home, Antigonish, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 27, 2012, at the nursing home. Born on July 31, 1923 in Heatherton, Antigonish County, Claire was the daughter of the late D. W. and Margaret (MacDonald) Grant. Educated in Halifax and Montreal, Claire was a gifted artist and teacher who...

Lewis Taylor

Lewis Taylor

Born In: Groves Point, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 07/01/1932

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/03/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our beloved father, on Monday, March 26, 2012, in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish. He was born in Groves Point, Cape Breton, on Jan. 7, 1932, to Judson and Ruth (MacKinnon) Taylor. His mother Ruth died shortly after his birth from complications of child birth. He was raised by his...

Sister Maria Goretti Cerar

Sister Maria Goretti Cerar

Born In: Ljubljana, Slovenia

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 03/03/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Sister Maria Goretti Cerar, 89, a Sister of St. Martha of Antigonish, died at Bethany, the motherhouse of the Congregation, on Saturday, March 3, 2012. She was in the 51st year of her religious life. Born in Ljubljana, Republic of Slovenia, she was the eldest of 13 children of the late Franc and Maria (Potocnik) Cerar. Sister entered the...

R. Evelyn (LaRusic) Lindsey

R. Evelyn (LaRusic) Lindsey

Born In: Saint Margaret's Village, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 16/09/1929

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 14/02/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Rose Evelyn (LaRusic) Lindsey died in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital, Antigonish, on Feb. 14, 2012. Evelyn was born in Saint Margaret’s Village on Sept. 16, 1929, the daughter of the late Patrick and Lena (Capstick) LaRusic. She attended school in Bay St. Lawrence and graduated from St. Andrew’s School, Antigonish County, in 1947. She...

Kathleen 'Kaye' Attwood

Kathleen 'Kaye' Attwood

Born In: Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 28/01/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Kaye Attwood, age 101, a former resident of 85 Highland St., Glace Bay, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012, at the R.K. MacDonald Nursing Home in Antigonish. Born in Glace Bay in 1910, she was the daughter of the late Michael Peter and Mary Catherine (MacNeil) MacInnis. Kaye was a member of St. Anthony’s Church, Glace Bay. She was a...

Peter 'Big Papa'  Synishin

Peter 'Big Papa' Synishin

Born In: Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada
Born: 22/08/1915

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 11/01/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Peter, ‘Big Papa’ Synishin passed away peacefully on Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2012, in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital. Peter was born in Thunder Bay, Ont., Aug. 22, 1915, to the late Michael and Mary (Mydanuik) Synishin. In 1939 he moved to Sydney, N.S. to work in the Sydney Steel Plant. In Sydney, Peter met and married Pauline DiPenta....

Sr. Loretta McGrath

Sr. Loretta McGrath

Born In: Sydney Mines, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 05/01/2012

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Sister Loretta McGrath, formerly Sister Mary Roberta, 98, a Sister of St. Martha of Antigonish, died at Bethany, motherhouse, on Thursday, Jan. 5, 2012. She was in the 76th year of her religious life. Born in Sydney Mines, N.S., Sister Loretta was one of nine children of the late R. Emmet and Annie (Sampson) McGrath. Sister entered the...

Sister Margaret Gillis

Sister Margaret Gillis

Born In: North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 28/12/2011

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Gillis, Sister Margaret, formerly Sister Mary Lucia, 57, a Sister of St. Martha of Antigonish, died at Bethany, the motherhouse of the Congregation, on Wednesday, December 28, 2011, in the 56th year of her religious life. Born in North Sydney, NS, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Lucy (MacNeil) Gillis. Sister Margaret entered the...

Sister Mary Roderick MacMullin

Sister Mary Roderick MacMullin

Born In: Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 25/12/2011

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Sister Mary Roderick MacMullin, 87, a Sister of St. Martha of Antigonish, died at Bethany, the motherhouse on Dec. 25, 2011, in the 66th year of her religious life. Born in Louisbourg, N.S., Sister Mary Roderick was the sixth in a family of 15 children, the daughter of the late John and Stella (Dixon) MacMullin. Sister Roderick entered the...

James 'Jimmy' Ludlow

James 'Jimmy' Ludlow

Born In: Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Jimmy died peacefully on Friday, Dec. 9, 2011, surrounded by his family, in Antigonish, N.S. He was 52 years old. He is survived by uncles, Basil (Dorothy) Ludlow, Antigonish, Stanley (Vera) Glace Bay and aunt, Frances (Henry) Marcel, Medfield, Mass.; special cousin, Rosella (Donnie) Billard, Glace Bay, as well as numerous other cousins. He...

Mary 'Donna' Murphy

Mary 'Donna' Murphy

Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With great sadness, we announce the death of Mary Donna Murphy, 52, of Antigonish and formerly of Iona, Cape Breton. Donna was born in Sydney and was the daughter of Peter and the late ‘Nubbie’ (MacNeil) Murphy. Donna had been emaployed at St. Martha’s Hospital in Antigonish since graduating from St. F.X. in 1980. Donna loved music and...

Florence R. Curry

Florence R. Curry

Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 19/11/2011

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Florence R. Curry, 89, of Archie Street, Antigonish, died Nov. 19, 2011, in Green Meadows Community Residence in North Grant surrounded by her family. Born in Sydney, N.S., she was a daughter of the late Martin and Agnes (Donovan) Moore. Florence was a graduate of Mount St. Bernard College in Antigonish. After graduating, she worked in the...

Christene O'Brien

Christene O'Brien

Born In: River Denys, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 26/09/2011

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Christene O’Brien, 88, of North Grant Park, Antigonish Co., and formerly of South Bar, Sydney, died on Sept. 26, 2011, in St. Martha’s Regional Hospital Hospital, Antigonish. Born in River Denys, she was a daughter of the late Daniel Ignatius and Margaret Sarah (MacDonnell) MacLeod. Christene was a member of St. Ninian’s Parish,...

Catherine (MacNeil) MacKay

Catherine (MacNeil) MacKay

Born In: Big Pond, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 23/08/2011

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family announce the peaceful passing of Catherine MacKay, 76 of Big Pond at St. Martha’s Hospital, Antigonish, after a brief illness on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011. Born in Big Pond, Catherine lived her entire life there and was a member of St. Mary’s parish. After the death of her husband in December 2010,...

Fr. Alex  MacKinnon

Fr. Alex MacKinnon

Born In: New Waterford, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 09/08/2011

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Father Alexander MacKinnon, 82, of Antigonish, who died Tuesday, Aug. 9, at St. Martha Hospital after a long battle with cancer. Father Alex was born and raised in New Waterford and was the son of the late John J. MacKinnon and Isabel (Campbell) MacKinnon. He graduated...

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