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

Annie Laurie McNeil

Annie Laurie McNeil

Passed on: 25/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Annie Laurie McNeil, age 94, a former resident of both, Miller Manor and Royal Avenue, Dominion, passed away on Saturday, April 25, 2015, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney. Born in Dominion, she was the daughter of the late Alexander and Margaret (McNeil) Morrison. Annie lived in the Boston area for 25 years. While there, she was employed...

Elizabeth 'Betty' MacDonald

Elizabeth 'Betty' MacDonald

Born: 09/03/1927

Passed on: 21/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our loving grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Frances passed away Tuesday, April 21, 2015, in her 88 year with her loving grandchildren and lifelong friend Kaye McInnis by her side, in the ICU at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, March 9,...

Ronald 'Ron' Parsons

Ronald 'Ron' Parsons

Passed on: 16/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Ronald 'Ron' Edward, 77 passed away on Thursday, April 16th, 2015 at the VG Hospital in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Born in Rose Blanch, Newfoundland, Ron was the son of the late John Parsons and Anne (Strickland) Parsons. Ron was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed hunting, fishing and woodworking. He was happiest out on a lake with a rod in his...

Sadie Muriel Favaro

Sadie Muriel Favaro

Passed on: 14/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, that we, the family, announce the passing of our loving mother, aunt and friend, Sadie Muriel Favaro, age 87. Sadie passed away peacefully on Tuesday, April 14, 2015, at the Glace Bay Hospital with her loving family by her side. Born in Donkin, she was the daughter of the late Archibald and Margaret (Prosper) Corbin,...

Daniel 'Danny' Nicholson

Daniel 'Danny' Nicholson

Passed on: 10/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Danny Nicholson, 92, on Friday, April 10, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Bridgeport, he was the son of the late Paul and Mary Ann (MacNeil) Nicholson. Danny lived most of his life in Dominion before moving to Tower Road with his daughter. He had a strong...

Christena 'Chris' Boozan

Christena 'Chris' Boozan

Passed on: 11/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Christena, 85, passed away on Saturday, April 11, 2015, at the Glace Bay Hospital after a brief illness. Born in Dominion, she was the daughter of the late Neil D. and Ena (Lynk) McLean. Chris will always be remembered for her beautiful smile and great cooking skills. She resided at the Stirling Road Complex where she made many friends whom...

Thomas Peter 'Tommy' Kostey

Thomas Peter 'Tommy' Kostey

Passed on: 03/04/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Thomas Peter ‘Tommy’ Kostey, age 51 of Glace Bay, passed away on Friday, April 3, 2015, in the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Michael and Jemima Willenia ‘Wilma’ (Ferguson) Kostey. Tommy was a handyman by trade and an avid NASCAR fan. Jeff Gordon was his favourite driver. Tommy also loved spending...

Florence Amelia (Munroe)  Adshade

Florence Amelia (Munroe) Adshade

Born In: Amherst, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 13/03/1935

Passed on: 14/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we announce the sudden passing of our mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Florence Adshade, 80, of Glace Bay. Florence passed away at her residence on Saturday, March 14, 2015. Born in Amherst, N.S., March 13, 1935, she was the daughter of the late Aubrey and Della (Augden) Munroe. Florence...

Martha Francis Feaver

Martha Francis Feaver

Born: 05/09/1936

Passed on: 25/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family announce the passing of Martha Francis Feaver of Glace Bay, on Wednesday, March 25, 2015, at Seaview Manor. She was born Sept. 5, 1936. Born in Kenville, Martha was the daughter of the late Arthur and Martha Marcella (McIntrye) Gillard. The fourth child of Martha and Art, she grew up on North...

Duncan Lawrence

Duncan Lawrence

Passed in: Cambridge, Canada
Passed on: 23/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Duncan Lawrence, 77, of Cambridge, Ont./Glace Bay, on Monday, March 23, 2015, at Freeport Hospital in Kitchener, Ont. Born in Glace Bay and a former resident of Highland Street, he was the son of the late Walter and Cecilia (Gilday) Lawrence. Duncan was a mechanic by trade. He worked at...

James 'Jim' William Payne Bennett

James 'Jim' William Payne Bennett

Born: 02/12/1949

Passed on: 25/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We the family regret to announce the sudden passing of James, loving husband, father, poppy and brother after suffering a massive heart attack on March 25, 2015, in Glace Bay. James was born Dec. 2, 1949. He was a pipefitter by trade and a retired member of Local 682 Plumber and Pipefitters, Sydney. An avid reader, Jim enjoyed history and was...

Violet (MacKeigan, Yorke, MacNeil) Barro

Violet (MacKeigan, Yorke, MacNeil) Barro

Passed on: 24/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

When the angels arrived for Mom's peaceful departure to Heaven on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, she was surrounded by her loving family. Violet was a devoted wife, mother, sister and friend. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Ronald and Rosella (Bennett) MacKeigan. She was community orientated and was involved in many charitable...

Leo Popwell

Leo Popwell

Passed on: 24/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Leo Popwell, 85, a former resident of Pleasant Street, Glace Bay passed away on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at Taigh Na Mara. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Joseph and Josephine (MacDonald) Popwell.Leo worked in the coal mines for a few years then moved to Ontario where he was employed with Shopsey’s Food’s, now Maple Leaf. Leo...

Howard Louis Peach

Howard Louis Peach

Born: 24/07/1916

Passed on: 21/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, that we the family, announce the passing of our loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, Howard Louis Peach. Howard, a lifelong resident of Port Morien, peacefully passed away, with his loving family by his side at Taigh Na Mara, in Glace Bay, on Saturday, March 21, 2015. Born in Port Morien, July 24,...

Mary Elizabeth Gillis

Mary Elizabeth Gillis

Passed on: 18/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary E. Gillis, going into her 96 year, was a resident of Taigh Na Mara, Glace Bay. She passed away peacefully, surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in Benacadie, she was the daughter of the late John and Christina (MacNeil) MacLennan. She was a member of St. Anne’s Parish, Glace Bay....

Harry Frederick Mitchell

Harry Frederick Mitchell

Passed on: 17/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, that we announce the passing of Harry Frederick Mitchell on Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, Harry was the son of the late Henry and Lila (Clarke) Mitchell. A carpenter by trade, Harry was employed with Kent Homes and built houses all over Cape Breton Island. In his...

Elizabeth (Lakota Woman) Graham

Elizabeth (Lakota Woman) Graham

Born: 26/03/1942

Passed on: 15/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Elizabeth Rose Graham, age 72, of Eskasoni, passed away peacefully with her loving family by her side on Sunday, March 15, 2015, at the Northside General Hospital, North Sydney. Born on March 26, 1942, in Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota, she was the daughter of the late Ernest and Suzanne (Richards) Graham. Elizabeth went to school in New...

Ella Rita  Landru

Ella Rita Landru

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The funeral mass for Ella will be held today (Tuesday) at 10 a.m. in Holy Cross Church, Glace Bay. www.vjmcgillivray.ca

Chantelle Neary

Chantelle Neary

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Due to the storm on Sunday, the visitation for Chantelle Neary, age 25 of Glace Bay, has been rescheduled for Tuesday evening from 7-9 p.m., followed by the funeral service, Wednesday morning at 11 a.m. in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home Chapel, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. www.vjmcgillivray.ca

Ella Rita Landru

Ella Rita Landru

Born: 03/12/1931

Passed on: 12/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our wife, mother and grandmother, Ella Rita Landru on March 12, 2015, at Glace Bay Hospital. Ella was born in Glace Bay on Dec. 3, 1931 to the late Joe and Marion Anna (Payne) Kelloway. Ella was a member of Holy Cross Church, Glace Bay. Her faith was as solid as a rock as mom would...

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