53 announcements in Port Hawkesbury

Gordon George Thompson

Gordon George Thompson

Born In: Springton, Prince Edward Island, Canada
Born: 15/10/1924

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 16/06/2010

Published in the Charlottetown Guardian.

It is with deep regret we announce the passing of our husband, father and grandfather on June 16, 2010, in the strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born October 15, 1924, in Springton, P.E.I., he was the son of the late Steven and Elenor (Adams) Thompson. A veteran of the Second World War, serving with the North Nova Scotia Highlanders, on...

Kathleen (Williams) MacDougall

Kathleen (Williams) MacDougall

Born In: Canso, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 24/05/2010

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep regret that we, the family, announce the passing of Kathleen MacDougall on, Monday, May 24, 2010 following a lengthy illness. Born in Canso and spent many of her childhood years in Canso. She was the daughter of the late James Valentine Williams, Canso and Eva Mae (Snyder) Williams, Little Dover. Kathleen was a longtime...

Mary 'Babe' Libbus

Mary 'Babe' Libbus

Born In: Glace Bay, Nova Scotia, Canada

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

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Frances 'Babe' Libbus, 88, a resident of the Port Hawkesbury Nursing Home, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2010. Born in Glace Bay, she was a daughter of the late John 'Jack' and Mae (MacMillan) Lyons. Babe was a member of St. Theresa parish. Surviving are her daughters, Sharon (Ray) Sampson and Donna (Dave) Beaching, Louisdale and Helena...

Carel Bœrs

Carel Bœrs

Born In: Rotterdam, Netherlands

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 30/04/2010

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Carel Bœrs, 79, Port Hawkesbury, passed away Friday, April 30, 2010, in Port Hawkesbury Nursing Home. Carel was born in Rotterdam, Netherlands, he was a son of the late Jacobus and Christina (Andriesson) Bœrs. Carel was a retired mechanic of Stora Forest Industries. He was a member of Port Hawkesbury Lions Club for many years....

Raymond Honoree Landry

Raymond Honoree Landry

Born In: Sainte Claire, Quebec, Canada
Born: 20/06/1915

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 11/04/2010

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Raymond Honoree Landry, 94, Port Hawkesbury, passed away peacefully, Sunday, April 11, 2010, at St. Anne's Nursing Home, Arichat. Born June 20, 1915, in Sainte Claire, Que., the son of the late Amedee and Gracia (Blanchette) Landry. He moved to Smooth Rock Falls, Ont. in 1929. He moved his family to Port Hawkesbury in 1961 for work at Stora...

Wayne Robert Blair

Wayne Robert Blair

Born In: Windsor, Ontario, Canada

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 22/02/2010

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Wayne Robert Blair, 64, Port Hawkesbury, passed away Monday, Feb. 22, 2010, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Windsor, Ont., he was a son of the late William Ernest and Gladys (Burton) Blair. Wayne joined the Royal Canadian Navy as a boatswain, July 3, 1963, and retired from there March 25, 1978, as a P2bn. Wayne was an...

Charles Kehoe

Charles Kehoe

Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 15/02/2010

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Charles Joseph Kehoe, 48, Port Hawkesbury, passed away peacefully with his family by his side on Monday, Feb. 15, 2010, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Born in Sydney, he was a son of Anna (MacArthur) and the late Raymond Kehoe. Charlie was a papermaker employed with Newpage, Port Hawkesbury, a member of St. Joseph’s parish, Port...

Norman \'Mac\' McLeod

Norman \'Mac\' McLeod

Born In: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 01/02/2010

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Norman ‘Mac’ McLeod, 87, Port Hawkesbury, died Monday, Feb. 1, 2010, in Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston. Mac was born March 2, 1922, in Toronto, Ont. He was a son of the late Norman and Jean (McLeod). Prior to his retirement, Mac worked as a telecommunication operator at the Sydney Airport and was a radio operator with the...

Archie Williams

Archie Williams

Born In: Smelt Brook, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 29/11/1936

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 27/12/2009

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness we regretfully announce the passing of Archie Williams, who passed away peacefully on Dec. 27, 2009, after a short illness at St. Martha’s Hospital, Antigonish, N.S. Born in Smelt Brook, N.S., he was the son of the late Parnell and Helen (Rambeau) Williams. Archie will always be remembered for his athletic...

Edward Walsh

Edward Walsh

Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 15/12/2009

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that the family announces the untimely death of Edward Paul Walsh on December 15, 2009 in Strait Richmond Hospital, after a courageous battle with cancer. Born in Sydney, Ed was a son of Jennie (Peinsznski) Walsh and the late George Walsh, Port Hawkesbury. Ed worked for 27 years at the Canadian Coast Guard...

Margaret Violet Vickers

Margaret Violet Vickers

Born In: North Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 12/12/2009

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we wish to announce the passing of Margaret Violet Vickers (Ratchford) on Dec. 12, 2009. Margaret died quietly and peacefully at home as was her wish. Margaret was born in North Sydney in 1917, the daughter of John W. and Margaret Ratchford. She was the last surviving member of her family, having been predeceased...

Wesley \'Wes\' Gray

Wesley \'Wes\' Gray

Born In: Sydney, Nova Scotia, Canada

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 17/10/2009

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Wesley Sterling ‘Wes’ Gray, 66, Port Hawkesbury died Saturday, Oct. 17, 2009, at home. Born in Sydney, he was a son of the late Kenneth W. and Edna A. (MacGillivary) Gray. Wes was a retired custodian with Inverness County School Board and a member of St. Mark’s United Church, Port Hawkesbury. Wes is survived by his...

Maria \'Ria\' Murray

Maria \'Ria\' Murray

Born In: Netherlands Antilles

Passed in: Port Hawkesbury, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 07/05/2009

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We are heartbroken to announce the death of Ria Murray which occurred Thursday, May 7, 2009 at the Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston, N.S. Born in Tilburg, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands, she was the only daughter of the late Henricus & Adriana (Vermetten) Franken. Ria and her family endured the hardships of the Second World War but always said...