1416 announcements for Sydney Memorial Chapel

Murray John Hooper

Murray John Hooper

Passed on: 25/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Murray John Hooper, 88, of Sydney River, announce his passing on Friday, August 25, 2017, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, he was the son of the late Charles and Elizabeth (Neald) Hooper. Murray worked as a licensed auto mechanic, specializing in auto body repair, a...

W. Douglas ‘Gugga’ Thorne

W. Douglas ‘Gugga’ Thorne

Passed on: 24/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of W. Douglas ‘Gugga’ Thorne on August 24, 2017, at age 91. Born in Saint John, NB, he spent his many years in Sydney, Judique, Belleisle, NB and Stewiacke, before returning to Sydney, where he resided at Harbourstone Enhanced Care. He was predeceased by his wife, Beulah (MacLeod) of...

John MacDonald

John MacDonald

Born: 01/09/1920

Passed on: 28/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness, we, the family of John MacDonald, regret to announce his passing on Monday, August 28, 2017, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Framboise on September 1, 1920, he was the son of the late Dan Alex and Sadie (MacDonald) MacDonald. John was a veteran of the Second World War, serving overseas. He was a member of...

Rev. Weldon Samuel Smith

Rev. Weldon Samuel Smith

Born: 28/08/1932

Passed on: 24/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to announce the passing of Rev. Weldon Samuel Smith on Thursday, August 24, 2017, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born August 28, 1932, in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Samuel and Clara (Sharpe) Smith. Weldon studied at the University of King’s College in Halifax and was ordained as a deacon in 1957, and later...

John  McIntyre

John McIntyre

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness and broken hearts that we announce the passing of our husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, John McIntyre, age 80. John passed away at Highland Manor, Neil’s Harbour, after many years of living with dementia. Born in Glace Bay, John was the son of the late Joseph and Helen McIntyre. He leaves behind his loving...

VIRGINIA 'DALE' MOMBOURQUETTE

VIRGINIA 'DALE' MOMBOURQUETTE

Born: 19/04/1950

Passed on: 21/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Virginia "Dale" Mombourquette, has reunited with her son and parents on August 21, 2017, surrounded by love. She left earth with such bravery and strength after a ten year battle with Parkinson's disease. Dale was born in Whitney Pier on April 19, 1950, to John and Mildred (MacLeod) Apblett. She was employed with the CBRH as a phlebotomist...

TERRY PHILLIPO

TERRY PHILLIPO

Passed on: 21/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Terry Phillipo, are deeply saddened to announce his peaceful passing, with his family by his side, in the early morning hours of Monday, August 21, 2017, after a lengthy illness. Left to mourn is his wife, Sheila (nee Sanson); son, Kyle (Laura); daughter, Fleur (Shawne Gervais) and three granddaughters, Grace, Emily and Katie...

David K. ERVIN

David K. ERVIN

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness, we regret to announce the passing of our brother, David Keith Ervin on Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born October 27, 1945, he was the son of the late D. Keith and Catherine (Nicholson) Ervin. Dave attended Riverview Rural High School and was a graduate of Cape Breton University. In his...

Ralph Saunders

Ralph Saunders

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Ralph Havelock Saunders, age 85, passed away peacefully on Monday, August 15, 2017, at the Glace Bay Hospital. He was the son of the late George and Margurite (Bryson) Saunders. Ralph was a veteran of the Second World War, serving overseas with the Black Watch. He was a member of the Canadian Military until retirement. During his working career,...

Rita WEATHERBEE

Rita WEATHERBEE

Passed on: 11/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Our beautiful Mother of 91 years (Nanny, Nana, Sister) passed away peacefully on Friday morning August 11, 2017 at the Northside Community Guest Home. She was predeceased by her parents Pasquale and Theresa (Massimello) Spinazzola and her loving husband of 68 years, Trueman. Besides taking care of her five children, she worked at Archie...

Joyce Marie (Durdle) Crane

Joyce Marie (Durdle) Crane

Passed on: 10/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Joyce Marie Crane on Thursday, August 10, 2017, surrounded by her loving family, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, An Cala Unit. Joyce was born in New Waterford and was the daughter of the late Everett Durdle Sr. and Patricia (Samuel) Durdle. Joyce's career as a Registered Nurse was...

William ‘Bill’ Alexander Sidney

William ‘Bill’ Alexander Sidney

Passed on: 09/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

William A. Sidney, 86, of Sydney passed away Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Hamilton, Ontario, he was the son of the late Leonard and Edna (Crocock) Sidney. Bill was a noted local businessman, owner of Modern Aluminum, Sidney Jewellers and Venice Pizzeria. He was very active in local affairs,...

Joan Mildred  Morrison

Joan Mildred Morrison

Passed on: 08/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Joan Mildred Morrison, 87, passed away peacefully on August 8, 2017 surrounded by her family. She was the daughter of the late Stanley and Clara Andrews of Sydney. She is survived by her son, Harvey (Barbara) Cole Harbour; daughter, Brenda (Jerome Aucoin) Sydney; son, Keith, Coxheath; daughter, Jo-Anne Labrie (Tim), St. Lazare, QC;...

BARBARA ANNE CORBETT (MACMULLIN)

BARBARA ANNE CORBETT (MACMULLIN)

Passed on: 17/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family announce the death of Barbara Anne Corbett (MacMullin) on July 17, 2017, after a short illness. Barb was born in Sydney and was the daughter of the late Kay and Joe MacMullin. Barb was married to Gerald “Jed” Corbett and has two wonderful children, Jason and Christina Corbett. Barb is survived...

Carman Pheobie (Hawco)  Erickson

Carman Pheobie (Hawco) Erickson

Passed on: 05/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of Carmie Erickson on Saturday, August 5, 2017. Born in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Sandy (Skip) and Edith (MacDonald) Hawco. Carmie is survived by her loving husband, Steve Erickson, and children, Nena (Jeremy) and Jay (Jessica), and the light of her life, her...

Susanna (Lefrense)  Crane

Susanna (Lefrense) Crane

Passed on: 31/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Susanna Crane nee LeFrense, regret to announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother and sister on Monday, July 31, 2017. Born in Isle Aux Morts, NFLD, she was the eldest daughter of the late John and Elizabeth (Lillington) LeFrense. She was an active member of St. Albans Church. Mom was best known for her fabulous...

Rev. Father Gregory Andrusyshyn

Rev. Father Gregory Andrusyshyn

Born: 04/04/1945

Passed on: 30/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Rev. Father Gregory Alexander Andrusyshyn, of Whitney Pier, announce his passing on Sunday, July 30, 2017, in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born April 4, 1945 in Reserve, he was the son of the late Harry and Helen (Shkira) Andrusyshyn. Father Greg studied for the priesthood in Rome and...

BARBARA WILLIAMS

BARBARA WILLIAMS

Born: 18/09/1946

Passed on: 27/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Barbara Williams, of Albert Bridge, passed away peacefully, surrounded by her family, after a short, but aggressive illness on Thursday, July 27, 2017, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born September 18, 1946, in Carlisle, England, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Harry L. and Winifred (Vass) McCall. She was predeceased by...

LUCY JANE CARTER

LUCY JANE CARTER

Passed on: 26/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Lucy Jane Carter passed away Wednesday, April 26, 2017. A funeral mass celebrating her life will take place at St. Joseph’s Church, Reserve Mines on Tuesday, August 1, 2017, at 11 a.m., with Father Dan Boudreau officiating. Following mass, a reception will be held at the Seniors & Pensioners Hall, 165 Main Street, Reserve Mines. Words of...

Millicent Irene (Richardson) Clare

Millicent Irene (Richardson) Clare

Born: 20/01/1922

Passed on: 25/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Millicent Irene Clare (Richardson) passed away at the Cove Guest Home, Sydney on Tuesday, July 25, 2017. Irene was born in Broadview, Saskatchewan on January 20, 1922. She was predeceased by her husband, Gerald; parents, Ellen and Charles Richardson; sister, Dorothy; brothers, Bruce, George and Bill. Irene is survived by her daughter,...

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