1565 announcements for Sydney Memorial Chapel

Rudolph Roderick 'Jake' Tomko

Rudolph Roderick 'Jake' Tomko

Born: 25/09/1924

Passed on: 12/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Rudolph Roderick “Jake” Tomko, passed away peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Born September 25, 1924, in Sydney, Jake was the son of the late Rose and Bill Tomko. He was the last surviving member of his immediate family. At the age of 16, Jake joined the Merchant Marines in Sydney...

Sharon  Colbourne

Sharon Colbourne

Born: 10/11/1946

Passed on: 12/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness and broken hearts that we announce the passing of Sharon Colbourne on Wednesday, December 12, 2018. Born November 10, 1946, she was the daughter of the late James and Mildred (Champion) Hayes. Sharon was predeceased by her husband and love of her life, George; grandparents, William “Bob” and Ethel Champion (by whom...

Annie Morrison

Annie Morrison

Born In: Antigonish, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 14/01/1924

Passed on: 13/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Annie Morrison, of Sydney River passed away Tuesday, Dec. 13, 2018, at the MacGillivary Guest Home, Sydney. Born in Antigonish January 14,1924, Annie was the daughter of the late David and Barbara (Gillis) MacPherson. Annie taught at Ashby School for 38 years and loved every minute of her teaching career. She retired in 1983. Annie is...

George Nathaniel MacGillivary

George Nathaniel MacGillivary

Passed on: 08/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With his loving wife by his side, George MacGillivary passed away peacefully on Saturday, December 8, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born on November 11, 1930 in Florence, he was the son of the late Neil and Ellen (MacLean) MacGillivary. George was the last surviving member of his family. He was predeceased by an infant son; his...

Frank Emile ‘Brick’ Forget

Frank Emile ‘Brick’ Forget

Passed on: 07/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest sadness that we announce the passing of Frank Emile Forget ‘Brick’, beloved husband, grandfather, brother and friend, on December 7, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney on November 29, 1932 to the late Eugene and Jeane (Lequichet) Forget. Frank was a member of the RSMF 2BN Nova Scotia Highlanders...

Muriel Henderson

Muriel Henderson

Passed on: 06/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The family of Muriel Anne Henderson regrets to inform of her passing on December 6, 2018. Born November 4, 1924, in Sydney, she is the daughter of the late Earle and Mabel (MacRae) MacLean. Until retirement, Muriel was employed as office manager of London Life for 37 years. Muriel walked her talk. She led a life of service to the community,...

Philip Herbert Parry DRINNAN

Philip Herbert Parry DRINNAN

Passed on: 03/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Once upon a time in a faraway village surrounded by stone walls 30 feet tall, lived a boy whose playground was Conwy Castle in North Wales. His name was Philip Herbert Parry (Drinnan). He lost his father, Herbert Parry in a cycling accident. A few years later, at the age of nine, his mother, Marjorie Parry (Smith) Drinnan and adoptive father,...

Redmond  Gosse

Redmond Gosse

Passed on: 08/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Surrounded by his loving family at home, it is with great sadness that the family of Redmond Gosse announces his passing on December 8, at the age of 79 years. Born in Whitney Pier, July 11, 1939 he was the son of the late John and Mary Ann (Sinyard) Gosse. Redmond will forever be remembered for his devotion to his family, his love of fishing,...

Philip Herbert Parry Drinnan

Philip Herbert Parry Drinnan

Published in the Summerside Journal Pioneer.

Once upon a time in a faraway village surrounded by stone walls 30 feet tall, lived a boy whose playground was Conwy Castle in North Wales. His name was Philip Herbert Parry (Drinnan). He lost his father, Herbert Parry in a cycling accident. A few years later, at the age of nine, his mother, Marjorie Parry (Smith) Drinnan and adoptive father,...

Joseph  O'Neill

Joseph O'Neill

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Joseph Fraser O’Neill, regret to announce his passing on Tuesday, December 4, 2018. Born February 7, 1937, in Sydney, he was the son of the late William and Elizabeth (Healey) O’Neill. Joe spent most of his working career as a sheet metal worker and a stationary engineer. Before that, he and Joyce lived in Ontario,...

Lionel William Sharpe

Lionel William Sharpe

Born: 05/07/1931

Passed on: 06/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness, we, the family of Lionel William Sharpe, regret to announce his passing on Thursday, December 6, 2018. Born July 5, 1931, in Sydney, Lionel was the son of the late Hector and Mary Ann (Porter) Sharpe. Until retirement, he was employed as a truck driver with Chappells Building Supplies, Sydney. Lionel is survived by his daughter,...

P. Andrew ‘Drew’ Tattrie

P. Andrew ‘Drew’ Tattrie

Passed on: 04/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of Andrew ‘Drew’ Tattrie, on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, who passed suddenly, at home, following a brief illness. Born July 5, 1975, in Sydney, Andrew was the much loved son of Patricia ‘Tish’ Tattrie. Besides his mother, he is survived by his partner, Audreonna ‘Audi’ Stevenson,...

Anna Maria (Divito) Penney

Anna Maria (Divito) Penney

Born: 14/01/1937

Passed on: 04/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness, we, the family of Anna Maria (Divito) Penney, regret to announce her passing on Tuesday, December 4, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with her family by her side. Born January 14, 1937, in Sydney Mines, she was the daughter of the late Samuel and Philomena (Marinelli) Divito. Until retirement, Anna was employed...

Mora Jean (MacLeor) MacPhee

Mora Jean (MacLeor) MacPhee

Passed on: 30/11/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness, I regret to announce the passing of my wife, Mora Jean (MacLeod) MacPhee, on Friday, November 30, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in South Haven, Mora was the daughter of the late Murdock and Christene (Matheson) MacLeod. She attended South Haven School and Baddeck Academy. Until retirement, Mora worked...

Patricia ‘Pat’ (Campbell) Edworthy

Patricia ‘Pat’ (Campbell) Edworthy

Passed on: 29/11/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts, we, the family of Patricia Frances ‘Pat’ Edworthy, regret to announce her passing on Thursday, November 29, 2018 at her home in Trenton, Ontario. Born in Glace Bay and raised in Whitney Pier, Pat was the daughter of the late Frank and Kathleen (Hussey) Campbell. She is survived by her loving husband of 53 years, Jim;...

Robert Ernest Hyde

Robert Ernest Hyde

Born: 06/02/1939

Passed on: 27/11/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Born February 6, 1939, Robert Hyde of Sydney River, passed away peacefully on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, An Cala Palliative Care Unit, surrounded by family. Bobby remained a fighter, always optimistic and maintained his unique sense of humor during his lengthy battle with cancer. Bobby worked in the...

Mary Isabelle Mader

Mary Isabelle Mader

Passed on: 22/11/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of Mary Isabelle Mader, the former Mary Morrison, on Thursday, November 22, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Neil and Sarah (Hynd) Morrison. Mary was predeceased by her husband, Roland in 1985. She is survived by her two daughters, Pamela...

Catherine Janette Beaver

Catherine Janette Beaver

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that the family of Catherine Janette Beaver of Brickyard Road, Albert Bridge, announce her passing at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney on Tuesday, November 13, 2018. Born October 2, 1943, she was the daughter of the late Hector and Annie Woodworth of Catalone. Janette worked with Parks Canada, Visitor...

Dianne Barrington

Dianne Barrington

Passed on: 15/11/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family, regret to announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother and grandmother, Flo Dianne Barrington on Thursday, November 15, 2018. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Edna (Pushie) and Walter Mortimer. Dianne started her 30-year teaching career as a music teacher and eventually settled into the classroom, teaching...

Catherine Janette Beaver

Catherine Janette Beaver

Passed on: 13/11/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Catherine Janette Beaver, regret to announce her passing on Tuesday, November 13, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. There will be no visitation. A funeral service will be held at First United Church, Louisbourg on Tuesday, November 20 at 11 a.m., with Rev. Emily Duggan officiating. Full obituary will run in...