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

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...

Blair Brewer

Blair Brewer

Passed on: 12/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Blair Brewer, age 58 of Sydney, passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2015 in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of Thomas and Lorraine (Dipenta) Brewer. For over 30 years Blair worked for the Town of New Waterford as Comptroller. Then when the CBRM became united, Blair was the Manager of Finance. He...

Chantelle  Neary

Chantelle Neary

Passed on: 10/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness, that we announce the sudden passing of Chantelle Neary on Tuesday, March 10, 2015 in Glace Bay. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of Pat and Sharon (Lockman) Neary and granddaughter of Margaret Neary. Chantelle was a fun loving, compassionate girl with a good sense of humour. She enjoyed drawing pictures of her...

Blair  Brewer

Blair Brewer

Passed on: 12/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Blair passed away on Thursday, March 12, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. He was a long time employee and manager with the Cape Breton Regional Municipality. The complete obituary will be in Saturday’s edition of the post. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, Glace Bay....

Sarah 'Sadie' Hines

Sarah 'Sadie' Hines

Born: 31/03/1929

Passed on: 10/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Sarah 'Sadie' Catherine Hines, a resident of Oceanview Manor, Eastern Passage passed away peacefully on Tuesday, March 10, 2015. A longtime resident of Glace Bay, born on March 31, 1929, she was a daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (McNeil) Browner. Sadie was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who dedicated her life to her family....

Judith 'Judy' McDonald

Judith 'Judy' McDonald

Passed on: 09/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our beloved mother, Judy on Monday, March 9, 2015, at home after a short courageous battle with cancer. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Charles ‘Darby’ and Margaret (Kelly) Myles. She was a lifetime member of Church of the Good Shepherd, Dominion. Judy had...

Elizabeth 'Betty' Butts

Elizabeth 'Betty' Butts

Passed on: 06/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts, that we the family, announce the unexpected passing of our much loved Betty. Betty passed away with family by her side on Friday, March 6, 2015, at the Halifax Infirmary following surgery. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Jimmy and Louie (MacIntyre) Morrison. Betty was a true homemaker and enjoyed...

Emily Willena  Fahey

Emily Willena Fahey

Passed on: 04/03/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

"Mothers and their children are in a category all their own. There’s no bond so strong in the entire world. No love so instantaneous and forgiving.” —Gail Tsukiyama Emily Willena Fahey: Lady of strong faith, Wife, Mother, Grandmother, Great-grandmother, Godmother, Aunt, Sister and Dear Friend. As her children, we are broken hearted to...

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