1599 announcements for Sydney Memorial Chapel

Thomas Ralph Parsons

Thomas Ralph Parsons

Born: 03/01/1934

Passed on: 31/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Thomas Ralph Parsons, regret to announce his passing on Wednesday, October 31, 2018. Born January 3, 1934, in Sydney, he was the son of the late Robert and Rosella (Lundrigan) Parsons. A mechanic by trade, Ralph was the owner/operator of Ralph’s Texaco on Victoria Road. In later years, he joined the staff of the City of...

Sandra Agnes Francis

Sandra Agnes Francis

Passed on: 01/11/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Sandra Agnes Francis, announce her passing on Thursday, November 1, 2018. A memorial service will be held at the Kingdom Hall, North Sydney, on Saturday, November 10 at 1 p.m., Mr. Joe Patton officiating. Interment will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to JW.org Words of comfort can be sent...

Ruby Skinner

Ruby Skinner

Born: 23/03/1933

Passed on: 29/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness, I regret to announce the passing of my wife, Ruby Skinner on Monday, October 29, 2018, at the Cove Guest Home, Sydney. Born March 23, 1933, in Sydney, she was raised by the Snow family from Sydney. For 25 years, Ruby worked as a telephone operator with MT&T, retiring as switchboard supervisor after 31 years of service. She was a...

Rita (Floyd) Morrison

Rita (Floyd) Morrison

Passed on: 28/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Rita Morrison, formerly from Ashby, passed away 10 p.m. on Sunday, October 28, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born July 5, 1922, in Sydney, she was the only daughter of the late Duncan and Christine (MacKinnon) Floyd. Rita was a member of St. Theresa’s parish, as well as a 53-year member of the CWL. For many years, she...

Donna Margaret  MacPherson

Donna Margaret MacPherson

Passed on: 27/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Donna Margaret MacPherson, passed away Saturday, October 27, 2018 in her family home surrounded by her loved ones. Donna was born October 15, 1936 the adored only child of the late George and Annie Mae MacKillop. Donna was a Registered Nurse and lived her entire life in Howie Centre where she continued to operate the family business, Lakeview...

Frances Louise (Bezanson) Innis

Frances Louise (Bezanson) Innis

Born: 16/07/1931

Passed on: 26/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With saddened hearts, the family of Frances Innis announces her passing on Friday, October 26, 2018, at the age of 87. Born July 16, 1931, in Otter Brook, Colchester County, Nova Scotia, to parents, Samuel William Bezanson and Mary Elizabeth (Whalen) Bezanson, Frances was the ninth of fifteen siblings, and part of a very musical family, which...

Belinda (Reid) Turpel

Belinda (Reid) Turpel

Passed on: 19/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family of Belinda Ann Turpel, announce her passing on Friday, October 19, 2018. Born May 11, 1970, in Sydney, Belinda was the daughter of Jean (Coles) Reid and the late Robert Reid. Before her illness, she was employed at Home Depot, Sydney. Belinda will be forever missed by her mother, Jean (Don...

Joan Eileen Cusack

Joan Eileen Cusack

Passed on: 17/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Joan Eileen Cusack, age 91, on Wednesday, October 17, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with her beloved family at her side. Joan E. Fisher was born in Staines, England. She was predeceased by her mother, Rose Young; her father, Percy Fisher; her beloved husband, John...

Dennis Gallivan

Dennis Gallivan

Born: 12/11/1939

Passed on: 16/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Dennis Adrian Gallivan, regret to announce his passing on Tuesday, October 16, 2018, at the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney. Born November 12, 1939, in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Frank and Bridget Gallivan. Dennis was the manager at Shore’s Grocery, Glace Bay and later retired from Thornes Hardware in...

Roderick "Rory" MacKenzie MacRae

Roderick "Rory" MacKenzie MacRae

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A funeral service for the late Roderick MacKenzie “Rory” MacRae, who passed away Thursday, October 11, 2018, will be held at United Heritage Church on Friday, October 19, 2018, at 11 a.m., with Rev. Rosemary Godin officiating. Reception to follow at the Ashby Legion. Interment will take place at Asby Bay United Church Cemetery on Saturday,...

Martha Ann Ramey

Martha Ann Ramey

Passed on: 12/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with a mixture of sadness and relief that I wish to inform you of the passing of my mother on Friday, October 12, 2018. She lived a full life and had turned 90 on June 20. My father, Victor, passed away in 2002 and mom always said she was ready to join him whenever the Lord called her. She was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Church and...

Jessie MacNeil

Jessie MacNeil

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sad hearts, we announce the passing of our precious mother, Jessie MacNeil (Peck), 79, of Howie Center, NS on Saturday, October 13, 2018. Born in Sydney, she was predeceased by her husband, Ronald J. MacNeil (2012); her mother and best friend, Mary Effie Peck (Nicholson); Freddie Peck (father) and Nelson Nicholson (stepfather). She is...

Shirley Marie Taylor

Shirley Marie Taylor

Passed on: 13/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Shirley Marie Taylor, 82, of Sydney, passed away Saturday, October 13, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Frances (MacDonald) MacDougall. Shirley was a member of St. Theresa’s Church, Sydney. She worked as a telephone operator with MT&T for many years. She was an avid...

Roderick MacKenzie "Rory" MacRae

Roderick MacKenzie "Rory" MacRae

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Rory passed away Thursday, October 11, 2018, at home in Sydney after a lengthy illness. He was born in Sugarloaf, Cape Breton on March 19, 1927. Rory left Sugarloaf at the age of 16 to sign on to a merchant ship in Halifax. He sailed on several of the Canadian “Park Ships”, as well as an American Liberty ship during his service in the...

Sandra Christine Dawe

Sandra Christine Dawe

Born: 18/08/1940

Passed on: 28/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Sandra Christine Dawe, regret to announce her passing on Friday, September 28, 2018. Born August 18, 1940, in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Kenneth and Dora (Ferguson) Morrison. Sandra was retired from Breton Bay Nursing Home and a member of the United Protestant Church of Sydney River. She is survived by her son,...

Walter Wojcik

Walter Wojcik

Born: 06/09/1926

Passed on: 26/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Walter Wojcik, announce his passing on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, at Celtic Court, Sydney. Walter was a former resident of Lorne Street, Sydney. Born September 6, 1926, in New Waterford, Walter was the son of the late Wladyslaw and Jozefa (Wozniakowna) Wojcik. He worked as a heavy equipment...

John  Wells

John Wells

Passed on: 04/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family of John Wells, age 60, announce his passing at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with his family by his side on Thursday, October 4, 2018. Born in Sydney to the late Alonzo and Hazel (Hardy) Wells. John worked at the Cape Breton Victoria Regional School Board for over 35 years. He also...

William 'Billy' MacLeod

William 'Billy' MacLeod

Born: 05/07/1932

Passed on: 05/10/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts and beautiful memories that we announce the passing of our beloved father and grandfather, William "Billy" MacLeod on October 5, 2018, at home, surrounded by his family. Born July 5, 1932, in Framboise, he was the son of the late John Allan and Mary Anne (MacLeod) MacLeod. Billy is survived by his son, Richard...

Josephine Mae MacDonald

Josephine Mae MacDonald

Passed on: 27/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Josephine Mae MacDonald, of Sydney, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Jessie (MacDonald) Pyke. In good times, Josephine enjoyed going for walks and the company of her family and friends. Regularly, she attended and supported the...

Josephine Mae MacDonald

Josephine Mae MacDonald

Passed on: 27/09/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Josephine Mae MacDonald, of Sydney, passed away Thursday, September 27, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Jessie (MacDonald) Pyke. In good times, Josephine enjoyed going for walks and the company of her family and friends. Regularly, she attended and supported the...