970 announcements for Sydney Memorial Chapel

John Neil  MacDonald

John Neil MacDonald

Born: 27/05/1917

Passed on: 26/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our dad, grandfather, uncle, friend, and comrade, John Neil MacDonald, 98, on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his family. Born in Grand Anse, Richmond County, on May 27, 1917, he was a son of the late Hugh A....

Charles Robert 'Bobby' Peters

Charles Robert 'Bobby' Peters

Passed on: 26/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family of Charles Robert 'Bobby' Peters, 82, regret to announce his passing on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, he was a son of the late Pierce 'Percy' and Helen (Jollymore) Peters. Bobby lived his life on Mira Road at the family farm. He was a truck driver...

Dr. Jack  Yazer

Dr. Jack Yazer

Born: 07/04/1913

Passed on: 05/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that the family of Dr. Jack Yazer announces his passing on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2015. Our father was born on April 7, 1913, in Suprasl, Poland, and immigrated to Canada at the age of 15. Arriving with nothing but the clothes on his back and only able to speak two words of English, he started his new life. He began...

James Keith Swayne

James Keith Swayne

Born In: Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Passed on: 31/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sorrow and broken hearts we announce the passing of James Keith Swayne. Jim passed away at the An Cala unit at the C.B. Regional Hospital, Sydney, on July 31, 2015. James was the son of the late James and Margaret (MacDonald) Swayne. Born in Toronto, Ont., grew up in Gabarus, Cape Breton. A plumber by trade, Jim took great...

John 'Jack'  MacDonald

John 'Jack' MacDonald

Passed on: 28/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of John Archibald MacDonald, are very sad to announce his passing Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at the Palliative Care Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late John Neil and Sadie (MacAulay) MacDonald. Until retirement, Jack worked as a blacksmith at Sydney Steel. He was a member of...

John 'Jackie'  MacDonald

John 'Jackie' MacDonald

Passed on: 28/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of John Archibald MacDonald, regret to announce his passing on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date.

Elaine (Stubbert) Blagdon

Elaine (Stubbert) Blagdon

Passed on: 15/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of our dear wife and mother, Elaine (Stubbert) Blagdon on July 15, 2015. Born to the late William and Florence (McPhee) Stubbert of Sydney Mines, she is lovingly remembered by her husband of 34 years, Frederick G. Blagdon and her children from her first marriage to the late William Norman,...

J. Allison Morrison

J. Allison Morrison

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Allison Morrison, 82, of Celtic Court in Sydney — where she has been a resident for a year and a half. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late, Daniel and Mabel (Kehoe) Shepherd. She was a graduate of the Glace Bay Hospital School of Nursing in 1953, and worked for a period...

Julia Isabel (MacLean) Hardy

Julia Isabel (MacLean) Hardy

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Julia Isabel (MacLean) Hardy, 95, Mira Road, Sydney, with her family by her side at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, on Sunday, July 12, 2015. Julia was a longtime resident of Mira Road. She was a member of the Mira Road Home and...

Julia Isabel (MacLean) Hardy

Julia Isabel (MacLean) Hardy

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Julia Isabel (MacLean) Hardy, 95, Mira Road, Sydney, with her family by her side at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, on Sunday, July 12, 2015. Julia was a longtime resident of Mira Road. She was a member of the Mira Road Home and...

Elsie Marion (Burns) Heading

Elsie Marion (Burns) Heading

Passed on: 12/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Elsie Marion (Burns) Heading, 78, regret to announce her passing on Sunday, July 12, 2015. Born in Whitney Pier, she was a daughter of the late Sanford and Mary Burns. Elsie lived a full life. She raised five children while partnering with Gordon in their business ventures. For many years, Elsie worked in the hospitality...

John Youden

John Youden

Passed on: 09/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with a heavy heart that I announce the sudden passing of my son. John Youden, 51, died on Thursday, July 9, 2015. He is survived by his mother Mary Youden (Nodge); sister Deborah Monaghan; his great aunt Catherine (Katie) Eddy and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. John was predeceased by his father Walter, his uncle Hugh Nodge and his...

Helen Beatrice  McKeagan

Helen Beatrice McKeagan

Passed on: 03/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of Helen Beatrice McKeagan, 95, on Friday, July 3, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Hymie and Clara (Hillman) Waterman. Surviving are her daughter, Sharron Rigby, Lower Sackville; son, Richard (Patricia), Rockland, Ont.; five grandchildren and...

William 'Roy'  AuCoin

William 'Roy' AuCoin

Passed on: 09/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of William Roy AuCoin, 60, of Howie Centre, on Thursday, July 9, 2015. Roy was a beloved husband to his wife, Darlene (Sheppard) and a doting father to his two daughters, Janelle and Kelsey. He was a son of the late Charles and Yvonne AuCoin of Reserve Mines. Roy could only be...

Rev. Jackie (John Charles) MacDonald

Rev. Jackie (John Charles) MacDonald

Born: 19/10/1930

Passed in: Halifax, Canada
Passed on: 01/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Our loving husband, father, and grandfather Rev. Jackie (John Charles) MacDonald, lost his fight on Wednesday, July 1, 2015, in the CCU department at the Infirmary Hospital at the QE II, Halifax, N.S. Born in Glace Bay on Oct. 19, 1930, he was the son of the late John Archie and Rose (Rennie) MacDonald. He was proudly brought up in Bridgeport...

Roy  Jessome

Roy Jessome

Born: 03/04/1935

Passed on: 28/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts we announce the sudden passing of Roy Jessome who died Sunday, June 28, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital in Sydney, surrounded by his loving family. He was 80. He was born April 3, 1935 and raised in Whitney Pier and began employment with Cape Breton Battery as a young man in 1952 and eventually co-owned and...

Earl Bernard  Horne

Earl Bernard Horne

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with much sadness we, his family, announce the peaceful passing of Earl Bernard Horne, at his residence, Horne’s Road, Mira, on June 24. 2015. He was the son of Helen (MacNeil) Horne and the late Kendall Horne. He graduated from Riverview High School. He was a member of the IUPAT Local Union 1945 and worked for various drywall...

Mary Catherine  Chezenko

Mary Catherine Chezenko

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 21/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Catherine Chezenko, 95, formerly of Sydney Forks, passed away peacefully at the QEII Hospital in Halifax on Sunday, June 21, 2015. Born in Sydney, she was a daughter of the late Peter and Matilda Muise. Mary was a loving wife, mother and grandmother. We will fondly remember Mom for her sharp wit, keen mind, laughter and sense of humour....

Angus Alexander 'Angie'  MacDonald

Angus Alexander 'Angie' MacDonald

Born: 10/02/1928

Passed on: 16/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of Angie, also known to most as, Angie Johnnie Allan of Loch Lomond Road, Enon, at the Strait Richmond Hospital, Evanston on Tuesday, June 16, 2015, in the company of his good friends, Jerry MacQuin and Angus Grant. Born on Feb. 10, 1928, Angie was the only child of the late Johnnie Allan and Helen (Barnie)...

John Watson  MacInnis

John Watson MacInnis

Born: 13/03/1944

Passed on: 06/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of John Watson MacInnis of Sydney on Saturday, June 6, 2015. Born on March 13, 1944, John was the eldest son of the late Gordon and Connie (Sodero) MacInnis. He is survived by his partner, Nancy Weaver; brother, Andrew (Nancy), of Jemseg, N.B.; sister, Margaret Kavanaugh (David) of Bedford, N. S.; nephew and...

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