1153 announcements for V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home (Glace Bay)

Mary Lillian 'Lilly'  Keats

Mary Lillian 'Lilly' Keats

Passed on: 27/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of our loving wife, mother, sister and grandmother, Lilly Keats, age 67. Lilly passed away on Monday, June 27, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Charles Louis and Mary Isabell (Tutty) Boutilier...

William 'Billy'  MacKinnon

William 'Billy' MacKinnon

Passed on: 26/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts, that we, the family, announce the passing of William ‘Billy’ MacKinnon, age 85 of Gardiner Mines on Sunday, June 26, 2016 at the palliative care unit, CBRH, Sydney. Born in South Bar, he was the son of the late Jim and Margaret (Collins) MacKinnon. Billy was a veteran of the Korean War. He was employed as a coal...

Winnifred MacDonald

Winnifred MacDonald

Passed on: 25/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Winnifred MacDonald, age 84 passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2016 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Josephine (Murphy) MacDonald. Winnie was employed at St. Anne’s Convent, Glace Bay for many years. She is survived by her nephew, Bruce MacDonald, who was like a son to her, two...

Mary Leone Tobin

Mary Leone Tobin

Passed on: 24/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our wonderful mother, Mary Tobin. Mom passed away at her home, June 24, 2016, at the age of 78. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Michael Andrew and Mary Catherine (Burke) Kuta, and was a member of Holy Cross Church, Glace Bay. Ma never ventured very far from her...

John Joseph MacNeil

John Joseph MacNeil

Passed on: 24/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of John Joseph MacNeil, 66, of New Waterford on June 24, 2016. John passed away surrounded in a peaceful and loving presence with his family by his side. Originating from Irish Vale, he was the son of the late Tom and Josephine ‘Josie’ (Dunphy) MacNeil. He was a faithful member of St....

Catherine Rosella 'Rose' (Currie)  Hill

Catherine Rosella 'Rose' (Currie) Hill

Born: 22/02/1928

Passed on: 22/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Catherine Rosella (Currie) Hill at the age of 88 on Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Surrounded by her loving family, our mother passed through the gates of Heaven to reunite with her Loving Angel, Sharon Ann. Born in Glace Bay, on Feb....

Joseph Harvey  Gillis

Joseph Harvey Gillis

Passed on: 20/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, companion and friend, Joseph Harvey Gillis, age 77. Joe passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family, Monday, June 20, 2016, in the Palliative Care Unit, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay,...

Francis A. 'Frank'  McCormick

Francis A. 'Frank' McCormick

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 19/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Frank McCormick, age 89 of the Hub, Glace Bay as the result of a motor vehicle accident. Frank passed away on Sunday, June 19, 2016 at the QEII Hospital, Halifax, with his family by his side. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Bernard and Mary (Rose) McCormick. Frank...

Jean Georgina McNamara

Jean Georgina McNamara

Passed on: 17/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister and friend, Jean Georgina McNamara, age 79. Mom passed away on Friday, June 17, 2016 at the Glace Bay Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born in Main-a-Dieu, she was the daughter of the late Isabell (Locke) Campbell....

Joseph 'Joe' P. Gouthro

Joseph 'Joe' P. Gouthro

Born: 18/03/1929

Passed on: 18/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, that we the family of Joe, regret to announce his peaceful passing on Saturday, June 18, 2016 in the Palliative Care Unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with his family by his side. Joe was 87 years old. Formerly of Reserve Mines and where he enjoyed most of his days, Joe was born on March 18, 1929. He was the...

Rita Germaine Stevenson

Rita Germaine Stevenson

Passed on: 10/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our beautiful sister, Rita Germaine Stevenson, age 81 of Glace Bay on Friday, June 10, 2016 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, Germaine was the daughter of the late John and Mary Jane (Coleman) Currie. Germaine worked at Household Finance. She loved...

Vincent James Turner

Vincent James Turner

Passed on: 11/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family, regretfully announce the passing of Vincent James Turner, at the age of 78 years. Vince passed away with his loving family by his side on Saturday, June 11th, 2016, at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Alfred and Mary Turner and was a member of Holy...

Ada McInnis

Ada McInnis

Passed on: 06/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Ada McInnis, age 85 on Monday, June 6, 2016 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Mom was born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Thomas Attwood and Agatha Gosbee. Mom was a member of St. Mary’s Anglican Church, Glace Bay. She enjoyed cooking, knitting and crocheting. Mom...

Heather Elaine Turner

Heather Elaine Turner

Passed on: 04/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Heather Elaine (O'Keefe) Turner, age 57, on Saturday, June 4, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Heather was born and raised in Glace Bay, where she remained working and raising her family. For eight years she was employed by the Savoy Theatre before her employment at...

Duart John Cooke

Duart John Cooke

Passed on: 04/06/2106

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of our father, Duart John Cooke, 87, of Donkin, at the Glace Bay Hospital on Saturday, June 4, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Dad resided all his life on the Donkin Highway and recently at the Victoria Haven Nursing Home. Born in White Plains, New York, he was the only son of Otto and...

Anne Marie  Boone

Anne Marie Boone

Passed on: 29/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our beautiful mother, Anne Marie Boone, age 77 on Sunday, May 29, 2016 at the Glace Bay Hospital surrounded by her loving family. Born in Glace Bay, Anne was the daughter of the late Jim and Mary (Burns) Fraser. “Ma” worked hard making our family house a home. She was...

April Leigh Lockman

April Leigh Lockman

Passed on: 26/06/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we announce the sudden passing of April Leigh Lockman, age 37 on Thursday, May 26, 2016 at the QE II Hospital, Halifax. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of Linda (Davidson) Lockman and the late John Lockman. April was employed at Stream Call Centre. She enjoyed reading, using the computer and was a great...

Florence A. 'Vi'  Cochrane

Florence A. 'Vi' Cochrane

Passed on: 25/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Vi Cochrane, age 99, formerly of Glace Bay on Wednesday, May 25, 2016 at her residence in Port Morien. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Clarence and Cerina (Gracie) Cochrane. Vi is survived by her sisters, Blanche Burrows, Catherine Bothem, Shirley MacDonald, Kay...

Mary Catherine  Currie

Mary Catherine Currie

Passed on: 14/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our mother, Mary Catherine Currie, age 82 on Saturday, May 14, 2016 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, Mary was the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (Marsh) Vickers. Mary was employed in the laundry department at the old Glace Bay General Hospital. She was a devoted,...

Rita Ann (Wilson)  Higgins

Rita Ann (Wilson) Higgins

Passed on: 11/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Rita Ann (Wilson) Higgins, age 70, on Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at home. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Agnes (LeBlanc) Wilson. Rita was a secretary for Blue Water Home Improvement and Bob Wilson Sales. In her earlier years she worked for the Cape...

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