1556 announcements for Sydney Memorial Chapel

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...

Abraham "Nipper" Libbus

Abraham "Nipper" Libbus

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family of Abraham George “Nipper” Libbus, announce his death on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, An Cala Unit, Sydney, Nova Scotia. Born December 18, 1960, in Sydney, he was one of six children of the late Abraham “Abie” Joseph and Mary “Babe” Frances (Lyons)...

Gloria  Wilson

Gloria Wilson

Passed on: 20/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Gloria Wilson, 77, of Gabarus, passed gently on Friday, April 20, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Truman and Rhodena Clark. Gloria leaves behind her partner, John Danch; sons, Doug (Wendy) and Arthur (Rayeen); grandson, Douglas; brother, Phil (Marie); John’s daughter, Ann Marie (Colin) and family....

Jemima Dallas (MacKillop) Shaw

Jemima Dallas (MacKillop) Shaw

Passed on: 18/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Mom, age 87, on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, surrounded by love at the Cove Guest Home, Sydney. Jemima is survived by her devoted soulmate of 60 years, Neil ‘Tony’ and her two children, Kirk (Jackie) and Karen (Dean), who will always miss Mom. Aunt Jemima will be missed by many...

Albert ‘Butch’ NOSEWORTHY

Albert ‘Butch’ NOSEWORTHY

Passed on: 11/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Our loving husband and devoted father, Butch, passed away Wednesday, April 11, 2018, in the An Cala Unit of the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. He succumbed to a brief battle with pancreatic cancer. Butch was a family man who loved his wife, Vina and his two sons, Jason (Shelley) and Kirk. His wife, Vina was the love of his life and...

John Joseph Barrington

John Joseph Barrington

Passed on: 12/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

John Joseph Barrington, of Sydney, passed away Thursday, April 12, 2018, in the An Cala Unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Sydney, Joseph was the son of the late Frank and Vickie (Pierrynowski) Barrington. He was the founder of J.J. Barrington Wheel Alignment and Autobody Ltd. Surviving are his sons, Kelly (David) and...

Anna Marie (Imrie) MacDonald

Anna Marie (Imrie) MacDonald

Born: 27/04/1933

Passed on: 09/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family of Anna Marie (Imrie) MacDonald, announce her peaceful passing at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on Monday, April 9, 2018, with her children at her side. Anna loved life. She was a bright soul, with strong faith and deep beliefs. She enjoyed every minute life could offer and she will be...

Sadie MacLeod

Sadie MacLeod

Passed on: 12/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Sadie MacLeod on Thursday, April 12, 2018, at The Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her family. Born in Framboise on September 22, 1928, Sadie was the daughter of the late ‘Red’ John Allan and Mary Ann (MacLeod) MacLeod. She was a member of the Mira Seniors and...

Rose Marie Stephens

Rose Marie Stephens

Passed on: 09/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Rose Marie Stephens (Ross) passed away peacefully, at home with her family, on Monday, April 9, 2018. Born October 20, 1936, at home, Marie was the youngest of nine children of parents, Mamie (Brown) MacEachern and Jon (Rusu) Ross. Marie was the last of her siblings to pass. Raised in Sydney`s Whitney Pier in the shadow and grit of the Steel...

Lucille Dean

Lucille Dean

Passed on: 09/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With deep sadness, we, the family of Lucille Marie ‘Lucy’ Dean, regret to announce her passing on Monday, April 9, 2018, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with her husband, Herbie by her side. Born February 13, 1945, in Sydney, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Marie (Aucoin) Aucoin. Lucille was formerly employed at...

Rose Marie Stephens

Rose Marie Stephens

Passed on: 09/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Rose Marie Stephens (Ross) passed away peacefully, at home with her family, on Monday, April 9, 2018. Born October 20, 1936, at home, Marie was the youngest of nine children of parents, Mamie (Brown) MacEachern and Jon (Rusu) Ross. Marie was the last of her siblings to pass. Raised in Sydney`s Whitney Pier in the shadow and grit of the Steel...

Mora Rose Hawley

Mora Rose Hawley

Passed on: 05/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The family of Mora Rose Hawley announces her peaceful passing on April 5, 2018 at the An Cala Palliative Care Centre surrounded by family. Born in Sydney on June 28, 1923, she was the daughter of the late Murdock MacKinnon and Margaret (MacIntyre). Mora is survived by six children including, Christopher Hawley, Toronto, Murdock Hawley, Sydney,...

Annie Agnes MacPherson

Annie Agnes MacPherson

Passed on: 07/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Annie MacPherson, on Saturday April 7, 2018 at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by her family. Born in Framboise on October 28, 1938, she was daughter of the late ‘Red’ John and Mary Ann MacLeod. Annie was the loving wife of Donald Earl MacPherson, and amazing mother to Blair...

Theresa Catherine MacIntosh

Theresa Catherine MacIntosh

Born: 26/11/1929

Passed on: 05/04/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With sadness, we, the family of Theresa Catherine MacIntosh, regret to announce her passing on Thursday, April 5, 2018, at the MacGillivray Guest Home, Sydney. Born November 26, 1929, in Shenacadie, Cape Breton, she was the daughter of the late John and Mary Catherine (MacNeil) MacKinnon. Theresa is survived by her daughters, Marilyn MacNeil,...