1512 announcements for V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home (Glace Bay)

Francis 'Pete' Proctor

Francis 'Pete' Proctor

Passed on: 10/02/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Francis “Pete” Proctor, age 72 passed away on Sunday, February 10, 2019 in Elora, Ontario. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Harold and Mary Catherine (Murray) Proctor. Prior to moving to Ontario, Pete was a member of Holy Cross Church and Holy Cross School. In his younger years he enjoyed playing broomball. Pete loved race...

Rita May MacDonald

Rita May MacDonald

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with the most profound heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, our ma, our friend. On February 9, 2019, mother was called back home with her loving family at her side. Her 92 years on this earth left us with a legacy to cherish forever. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Louis and Mary Ann (McIsaac)...

Laura Catherine 'Cathy' MacKenzie

Laura Catherine 'Cathy' MacKenzie

Born: 03/05/1964

Passed on: 05/02/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deeply sorrowed hearts we announce the passing of Laura Catherine MacKenzie, on Feb. 5, 2019. Cathy passed away after a valiant fight with Lung Cancer at Glace Bay Hospital at the young age of 54, surrounded by her loving family. She will be forever missed by her husband, Daniel Wells; loving children, Kelli and John, Candice and...

Donald ‘Don’  McDonald

Donald ‘Don’ McDonald

Passed on: 01/02/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts and profound sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Donald 'Don' McDonald, age 87, on Friday, February 1st, 2019 at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney with his family by his side. Born in New Aberdeen, he was the son of the late Neil ‘Toots’ and Kathleen (Wilton) McDonald. Don was the last surviving member of...

Melvin Lewis Peach

Melvin Lewis Peach

Passed on: 22/01/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that our family announces the peaceful passing of Melvin Lewis Peach, 98, January 22, 2019 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Melvin was a resident of Donkin for 68 years. Melvin was the son of the late Fred and Susan (Martell) Peach. He grew up in Port Morien, surrounded by a loving family of 12 siblings. He was predeceased...

Geraldine Teresa Phillips

Geraldine Teresa Phillips

Passed on: 21/01/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sorrow we, the family of Geraldine Teresa Phillips, age 72, announce her passing on Monday, January 21, 2019 at the Glace Bay Hospital with her family by her side. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Gerald and Julia (Mercer) McNeil. Geraldine was a wife, mother, grandmother, and friend. Her greatest joy was her...

Cecelia Passalacqua

Cecelia Passalacqua

Passed on: 22/01/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On Tuesday, January 22, 2019 quietly and peacefully with the dedicated support of her family, Cecelia (MacInnis) Passalacqua, age 87, passed from her earthly home into her eternal home where she will rest and be happy until we meet her there. Born in Donkin, she was the daughter of the late Allan and Gertrude MacInnis. Cecelia lived most of...

Brandon James Plichie

Brandon James Plichie

Passed on: 07/01/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Brandon James Plichie, age 28 passed away Monday, January 7, 2019 in Glace Bay. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of Tyrone and Gerri (Burte) Plichie. Brandon was employed with the Hudson Bay Company and enjoyed very much working with his co-workers; he will be dearly missed by them. He had a great passion for the outdoors. Some of his...

Alice Theresa Ryan

Alice Theresa Ryan

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Alice Theresa (Barron) Ryan, announce her passing into a new life. Mom passed on Saturday, January 5, 2019, at 5:35 p.m. at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, with her family by her side. Age 89 and born in Glace Bay on November 9, 1929, she was the daughter of the late Frank and Catherine (Hanrahan) Barron. Mom raised her...

Alice Theresa  Ryan

Alice Theresa Ryan

Passed on: 05/01/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Alice Theresa Ryan, age 89 of Glace Bay, passed away peacefully on, Saturday, January 5, 2019 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with her family by her side. The full obituary will be announced at a later date. Arrangements are under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Online condolences to the...

Clarence Douglas ‘Dougie’ Keats

Clarence Douglas ‘Dougie’ Keats

Passed on: 06/01/2019

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Clarence Douglas ‘Dougie’ Keats, age 75 of South Head, passed away on Sunday, January 6, 2019 at the Glace Bay Hospital surrounded by his family. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Mary Ellen Keats and grandson of the late Samuel and Frances Keats. For the first half of Dougie’s life he was employed at H. Hopkins Fish Plant and...

Mabel Berdelia "Delie" McCarthy

Mabel Berdelia "Delie" McCarthy

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mabel (Lynk) McCarthy age 85, of Glace Bay passed away on Wednesday, December 26, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney with her family by her side. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Fred and Alma (Clarke) Lynk. Christmas was her favorite time of the year. She loved to clean her home and bake and cook for family...

Agnes Maria (McDonough) MacDougall

Agnes Maria (McDonough) MacDougall

Passed on: 24/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Agnes Maria (McDonough) MacDougall, age 93 of Glace Bay passed away peacefully on Christmas Eve, Monday, December 24, 2018 in the Palliative Care Unit, CBRH, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Patrick Joseph and Margaret Mary (Bates) McDonough. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family. Agnes worked at...

Mabel (Lynk)  McCarthy

Mabel (Lynk) McCarthy

Passed on: 26/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mabel McCarthy, age 83, of Glace Bay passed away on Wednesday, December 26th, 2018 at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney with her family by her side. There will be a visitation and Funeral Mass. This will be announced when the arrangements are finalized. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16...

Ronald 'Ron' James Dean

Ronald 'Ron' James Dean

Passed on: 20/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Ronald “Ron” James Dean, age 87 passed away on Thursday, December 20, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Isaac and Frances Louise (Parsons) Dean. Ron lived in Glace Bay, New Waterford and Sydney. He enjoyed going for his daily walks and could often be seen collecting bottles and...

Yvonne DOYLE

Yvonne DOYLE

Passed on: 18/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Yvonne Doyle of Glace Bay, Nova Scotia announce her passing. Yvonne entered heaven on Tuesday, December 18, 2018 at the age of 66. Yvonne was predeceased by her parents, Elsie (Durant) Bond and Robert Bond; her brother, Patrick Doyle, and her sister, Leona Morrison. Yvonne will live on in the memories...

Daniel ‘Donnie’ Wiseman

Daniel ‘Donnie’ Wiseman

Passed on: 19/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Donnie Wiseman, age 76, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, December 19, 2018. Donnie, born August 31, 1942 grew up in Bridgeport, Glace Bay, the son of the late John Will and Mary (MacIntyre) Wiseman. He was a graduate of St. Michael’s High School and St. F.X. University, and a teacher by profession having taught at Holy Cross, Bridgeport...

Mary  MacNeil

Mary MacNeil

Passed on: 17/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Mary MacNeil, age 95, on December 14, 2018 at Glace Bay Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Florence Turner (nee Evans). Mary had a great sense of humour and was known for her quick wit, warm smile and love of a good joke. She enjoyed dancing and listening to music with her husband...

Rosella  Murphy

Rosella Murphy

Passed on: 17/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Rosella Murphy, age 83, on December 14, 2018 at Seaview Manor where she resided for the past three years. Rosella was born in Reserve Mines to the late Thomas and Angeline (Burnet) McDonald. Rosella was a devoted member of St. Anne’s parish, Glace Bay. She was...

Kevin  Wadden

Kevin Wadden

Passed on: 05/12/2018

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

“Scottie if you’re reading this, It’s time to beam me up” It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our loving husband, father, grandfather and brother, Kevin Wadden, age 64, on Wednesday, December 5, 2018 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Edward and Amy...

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