1469 announcements for Sydney Memorial Chapel

Walter Farmer

Walter Farmer

Passed on: 09/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness, but with gratitude for a life well lived we, the family, announce the passing of Walter Farmer at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney on June 9, 2018, at the age of 96. Born and raised in Sydney, he was the son of the of the late Gordon and Katie (MacDonald). Walter or ‘Gug’, as he was best known to his...

Kathleen Olive ‘Ollie’ MacAulay

Kathleen Olive ‘Ollie’ MacAulay

Passed on: 09/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The daughters of Kathleen Olive ‘Ollie’ MacAulay regret to announce her passing on Saturday, June 9, 2018 in Celtic Court, Sydney. Born in Sydney on March 1, 1925, she was the daughter of the late Alex and Jessie (Ferguson) MacKeigan and step-mother Ann MacKeigan. Ollie was a resident of Tartan Lane at Celtic Court for the past few years....

Harvey Dennis Penney

Harvey Dennis Penney

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Harvey Dennis Penney, age 69, passed away Wednesday, June 6, 2018, after an extended illness. Harvey was the son of the late Edward and Sarah (Boyd) Penney. He grew up in Sydney and graduated from Sydney Academy. After high school, he attended St. FX and received a degree in economics. Harvey was an entrepreneur who expanded the family dry...

Louise Mabel Broussard

Louise Mabel Broussard

Passed on: 01/06/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Louise Mabel Broussard, 71, of Sydney, passed away Friday, June 1, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Archibald and Bella (Inkpen) Pyke. Louise worked for Cape Breton Regional Housing for 30 years. Louise is survived by her husband, Albert; sons, Michael (Ann) and Brian (Barb), both of...

Sheilah Marie Trew

Sheilah Marie Trew

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A graveside service for the late Sheilah Trew, who passed away peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on Tuesday, November 17, 2015, will be held at Hillcrest Cemetery, South Bar on Sunday, June 10 at 1 p.m., with Rev. Rosemary Godin officiating. Following the service, a time of fellowship will be held at the South Bar Fire...

Audrey  MacDonald

Audrey MacDonald

Born: 16/03/1920

Passed on: 29/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Audrey MacDonald of Marion Bridge, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at the age of 98. Born in Glace Bay on March 16, 1920, Audrey was the daughter of the late William and Sarah (Simpson) Hussey of Marion Bridge. She was predeceased by her husband, Allister and daughter, Sara Jean Petrie. Audrey appreciated every minute of every day,...

Audrey  MacDonald

Audrey MacDonald

Born: 16/03/1920

Passed on: 29/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Audrey MacDonald of Marion Bridge, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2018, at the age of 98. Born in Glace Bay on March 16, 1920, Audrey was the daughter of the late William and Sarah (Simpson) Hussey of Marion Bridge. She was predeceased by her husband, Allister and daughter, Sara Jean Petrie. Audrey appreciated every minute of every day,...

Gerald George 'Bobby' Hill

Gerald George 'Bobby' Hill

Born: 27/04/1940

Passed on: 27/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Gerald George “Bobby” Hill, aged 78, beloved husband of Susan (Power) Hill of Sydney. Gerald passed away on Sunday, May 27, 2018, in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney April 27, 1940, he was the son of George and Vera Hill. He is survived by his children;...

Wilson Alexander Levy

Wilson Alexander Levy

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Wilson Alexander Levy, passed away peacefully Friday, May 25, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with his family by his side. Born in Louisbourg, he was the son of the late Sam and Lily (Wilson) Levy. A humble and quiet man, with a wide and ready smile, he was an avid historian and his memory remained unscathed to the end. Wilson was a...

Douglas Raymond Clarke

Douglas Raymond Clarke

Born: 08/04/1936

Passed on: 24/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of our husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend, Douglas Raymond Clarke on Thursday, May 24, 2018. Born in Sydney on April 8, 1936, to the late William and Mae (Synard) Clarke. From 1955-1962, Doug served in the Canadian Army. He was an ice technician at the Sydney...

Gloria Wilson

Gloria Wilson

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Friends and family are invited to celebrate Gloria on Saturday, May 26, 2018. The gathering will be held at the Gabarus Fire Hall Community Center. The Royal Canadian Legion Ritual will open the service at 2 p.m. Interment will follow in Gabarus Lakeview Cemetery, after which everyone is invited back to the hall for a cup of tea or a glass...

Silvio Joseph ‘Sal’ Magliaro

Silvio Joseph ‘Sal’ Magliaro

Passed on: 21/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our beloved father, Silvio Joseph Magliaro on Monday, May 21, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born June 3, 1940 in Sydney, he was the son of the late Luigi and Alfina (Ranni) Magliaro. For over 40 years, Dad owned and operated Bridge Paving Ltd. and was well-known...

Edgar Hillier

Edgar Hillier

Passed on: 24/12/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A graveside service for the late Edgar Hillier, who passed away Sunday, December 24, 2017, will be held at Eastmount Cemetery, Whitney Pier on Monday, May 14 at 10 a.m., with Archdeacon Brenda Drake officiating.

Margaret Elizabeth 'Betty' Weeks

Margaret Elizabeth 'Betty' Weeks

Born: 06/03/1924

Passed on: 08/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Margaret Elizabeth “Betty” Weeks (nee Embree), regret to announce her passing on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born March 6, 1924, in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Calvin and Mary (Matheson) Embree. After 27 years of service, Betty retired from MT&T. She was a member of...

Alfred "Alfie" LeDrew

Alfred "Alfie" LeDrew

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Alfred Verner “Alfie” LeDrew, announce his passing on Thursday, May 10, 2018, after a brief stay in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney on August 31, 1944, he was the son of the late Alexander and Delina (Liney) LeDrew. Surviving is his wife of 46 years, Sharon (Dodson);...

Norma (Carson) Hooper

Norma (Carson) Hooper

Passed on: 02/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Norma Hooper (Carson), age 85, of Sydney River, passed away Wednesday, May 2, 2018, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney River. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late William “Jack” and Clara (Davis) Carson. As a young woman, Norma worked as an operator at the telephone company’s Sydney office. She married Murray Hooper on...

Joan Barbara (Bailey) Jardine

Joan Barbara (Bailey) Jardine

Born In: Camrose, Alberta, Canada
Born: 17/06/1925

Passed in: Canada
Passed on: 03/05/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Joan Barbara (Bailey) Jardine passed away peacefully on May 3, 2018, at the age of 92. She passed away as she had lived her life, peacefully, with grace and surrounded by love. Joan was born in Camrose, Alberta, on June 17, 1925, to Freda and Frank Bailey. She left her home at the age of 18 to join the Royal Canadian Navy. While stationed...

John Brian Whelan

John Brian Whelan

Passed on: 27/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Brian Whelan at Harbourstone Enhanced Care on Friday, April 27, 2018, at the age of 74. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late Gerald and Mary (MacNeil) Whelan. Brian worked in the Composing Room at the Cape Breton Post for more than 35 years. He was a strong supporter of the...

Andrew Read Newbury

Andrew Read Newbury

Born: 05/05/1929

Passed on: 25/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Andrew Read Newbury (formerly of Vulcan Avenue), regret to announce his passing on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, at Celtic Court, Sydney. Born May 5, 1929, in Sydney, he was the son of the late Vincent and Ann (MacLean) Newbury. Andrew was an adherent of the Sydney Pentecostal Church. In 1993, he retired from the City of Sydney,...

Catherine Margaret 'Cassie' Novak

Catherine Margaret 'Cassie' Novak

Born: 01/03/1915

Passed on: 24/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness, we regret to announce the passing of our mother, Catherine Margaret “Cassie” Novak on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, in the Northside Community Guest Home, at the age of 103. Born March 1, 1915, in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late James and Sarah (Boutilier) Fitzgerald. Catherine is survived by her daughters, Josephine...

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