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

William Joseph 'Billy' Peori

William Joseph 'Billy' Peori

Born In: Drumheller, Alberta, Canada

Passed on: 19/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, that we announce the passing of a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. Billy passed away at home, surrounded by his loving family on July 19, 2014. Born 1922, in Drumhiller, Alta., he was the son of the late Pasquele and Catherine (McDonald) Peori and was a member of...

Sissie Jessome

Sissie Jessome

Passed on: 16/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The gates of Heaven opened to welcome our dear mother, Archina Lenora 'Sissie' Jessome. Mom passed away surrounded by her loving family on July 16, 2014, at the Glace Bay Hospital. A devoted mother and wife, Sissie made her home in Glace Bay. She possessed a strong devotion to her faith and was a member of St. Anthony’s parish. Sissie spent...

Dwayne McCormick

Dwayne McCormick

Passed in: Abbotsford, British Columbia, Canada
Passed on: 13/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Dwayne McCormick a former resident of Glace Bay passed away on Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Abbotsford, B.C. as the result of a motor vehicle accident. He is the son of Blair McCormick and Mary Petrie. Funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced at a later date by V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, Glace Bay. Online condolences at...

Darrell Mahoney

Darrell Mahoney

Passed on: 08/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Darrell Mahoney, 60 of 4th Street, Glace Bay, passed away on Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at the QE II Hospital, Halifax. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Anthony and Margaret (Tobin) Mahoney. Darrell worked for Devco for many years until the closing of the mines. He is survived by his sister, Valerie (Joseph) MacNeil of Glace Bay and...

Bernard Petrie

Bernard Petrie

Passed on: 10/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Bernie Petrie, age 87 of McPherson Street, Glace Bay passed away on Thursday, July 10, 2014 at Harbourstone Enhanced Care. Born in Glace Bay, Bernie was the son of the late James and Ellen (Hall) Petrie. Dad worked in No. 2 and 20 Colliery and Glace Bay Central Shops, retiring after 43 years of service. He was a member of Holy Cross Parish....

Kathleen Gertrude 'Kaye' Hopkins

Kathleen Gertrude 'Kaye' Hopkins

Passed on: 05/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Kaye Hopkins, 82, of Birch Grove passed away on Saturday, July 5, 2014, at the An Cala Palliative Care unit, CBRH with her loving family by her side. Born in Birch Grove, Kaye was the daughter of the late James ‘Jimmy’ and Leah ‘Geah’ (Hayes) Edstrom. Kaye lived her life with grace and great kindness. Every day was busy and productive...

John Russell Barrett

John Russell Barrett

Passed on: 05/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, we regret to announce the passing of Russell Barrett on Saturday, July 5, 2014, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, Russell was the son of the late Samuel and Sadie (MacLellan) Barrett of Mansfield Street, No. 11, Glace Bay. Russell served with the navy and was a former member of Branch 40, RCL,...

Thomas Charles  Warren

Thomas Charles Warren

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 29/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Tommy passed away suddenly at the young age of 69, on Sunday, June 29, 2014 at the QEII Hospital in Halifax. He was the son of the late James Warren and Mary E. (Kennedy) Nolan Warren Michalik. Tommy is survived by his beloved wife of 15 years, Louise (O'Donnell) Warren. He was the loving father of Carolyn and Melinda (James) Ontario;...

John Bradley Morrison

John Bradley Morrison

Passed on: 01/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

John Bradley Morrison passed away on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay and raised in Tower Road, Bradley was the son of the late George and Ellen (Yates) Morrison. Bradley was once employed with Highland Fisheries and later at Stream, Glace Bay. He loved collecting Elvis records, working...

Mary Jane 'Molly' O'Brien

Mary Jane 'Molly' O'Brien

Passed on: 29/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We the family of Molly O’Brien are saddened to announce her unexpected passing on Sunday, June 29, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born and raised in Gardiner Mines, Molly was the daughter of the late William and Elizabeth (Buchanan) Farrow. Molly was a devoted mother and loved her family dearly. She was a member of St....

Glenn Sturgess

Glenn Sturgess

Passed on: 01/04/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Glenn Sturgess who passed away on April 1, 2014 will have a visitation on Friday, June 27, 2014 at 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 2 p.m. in the V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Rev. Vernon Reid officiating. Interment to follow in Greenwood Cemetery. The full obituary and placement of condolences can...

Edward 'Ed' McNeil

Edward 'Ed' McNeil

Passed on: 21/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Edward A. McNeil, age 68, passed away suddenly Saturday evening, June 21, 2014. Known as Ed or Big Ed and Teddy to his siblings, he was born in Glace Bay the son of the late Angus Alphonse ‘Phonse Big Jim” born Bridgeport and Marcella (Price) McNeil, born West Louisbourg, “Old Town”. Ed was raised in Dominion and was educated in the...

Annie (Caines) McCabe

Annie (Caines) McCabe

Born: 08/12/1910

Passed on: 23/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Annie (Caines) McCabe, passed away peacefully at the Seaview Manor in Glace Bay on June 23, 2014 at the age of 103. Born in Great Jarvis, Nfld., Dec. 8, 1910, she was the daughter of the late Snook and Maria (Kearley) Caines. Annie was a very kind and gentle lady who devoted her life to being an exceptional wife, mother, grandmother and...

Shirley Hart

Shirley Hart

Passed on: 21/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother, sister and friend, Shirley Hart. Shirley passed away suddenly at the Glace Bay Hospital on June 21, 2014, with her family by her side. Born in Glace Bay, she was the...

Edward 'Ed' McNeil

Edward 'Ed' McNeil

Passed on: 21/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Ed McNeil, age 68 of Phalen Road, passed away suddenly on Saturday, June 21st, 2014 at his residence. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by the V. J. McGillivray Funeral Home, Glace Bay. On line condolences to the family can be expressed at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Georgina 'Boo' MacKenzie

Georgina 'Boo' MacKenzie

Passed on: 17/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound grief that the family announces the passing of a beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend. Georgina 'Boo' MacKenzie succumbed to cancer at home on Tuesday, June 17, 2914. Born in Glace Bay, N.S., she was the daughter of the late Joey and Kay (McMullin) Bryden. After a brief stay in Ontario, Boo returned to Cape...

Catherine 'Linda' (MacKinnon) Sturgess

Catherine 'Linda' (MacKinnon) Sturgess

Passed on: 19/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Linda Sturgess, 63, passed away on Thursday, June 19, 2014 at her residence in Glace Bay. Born in Dingwall, Cape Breton, she was the daughter of the late William and Flora Mae (Fraser) MacKinnon. Linda’s favourite hobbies were going to bingo, reading, sitting by a fire in her backyard and going for long drives with her husband, Gary....

Margaret 'Margie' Wadden (Copeland)

Margaret 'Margie' Wadden (Copeland)

Passed on: 17/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Margie (Copeland) Wadden, 86, passed away peacefully at Seaview Manor, Glace Bay on Tuesday, June 17, 2014, surrounded by her family. Margie was the beloved wife of the late Willie Wadden. Born in Glace Bay and a longtime resident of Lake Road, she was the daughter of the late David and Annie (Buchanan) Copeland. Margie lived life to the...

Ruth 'Sister' McIsaac (Lynk)

Ruth 'Sister' McIsaac (Lynk)

Passed on: 16/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, that we, the family, announce the peaceful passing of Ruth Evelyn ‘Sister’ (Lynk) McIsaac on Monday, June 16, 2014 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, Ruth was the daughter of the late Wesley and Charlotte (Spencer) Lynk. Over the years, ‘Sister’ was an avid C.B. Radio enthusiast. Though the last few...

Wilfred Wingate

Wilfred Wingate

Passed in: Bonnyville, Alberta, Canada
Passed on: 12/06/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts and that we are announcing the unexpected passing of our dear husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. Wilfred passed away suddenly Thursday, June 12, 2014, in Bonnyville, Alberta. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Thomas and Audrey (Moffatt) Wingate. Wilfred was a longtime resident of the...

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