1023 announcements for V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home (Glace Bay)

John Edward  Morrissey

John Edward Morrissey

Born: 30/01/1933

Passed on: 28/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With deepest sadness we announce the death of our beloved husband, father, grandfather and friend, John Edward Morrissey on Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, at home, with family by his side. John was born in Cobh, County Cork, Ireland on Jan. 30, 1933. He emigrated to Toronto, Canada in 1957 and began what was to be a successful career in the field of...

Thomas 'Buddy'  Hay

Thomas 'Buddy' Hay

Born: 05/09/1934

Passed on: 24/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Buddy Hay, 81, of Glace Bay, at the Glace Bay Hospital on Aug. 24, 2015, with his family by his bedside. Born in Glace Bay, on Sept. 5, 1934, he was the son of the late Thomas and Agnes (Macleod) Hay. Thomas married Jean Murphy in 1957, and they resided in Glace Bay their entire...

Ronald Anthony McNeil

Ronald Anthony McNeil

Passed on: 24/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Ronald Anthony McNeil, age 61 formerly of Dominion. Ronnie passed away at the Glace Bay Hospital on Monday, Aug. 24, 2015, with his family by his side. Born in Dominion, he was the son of the late Patrick Y. and Olive (MacIntyre) McNeil. Ronnie was a member of the former...

Alonzo 'Lonnie'  Grant

Alonzo 'Lonnie' Grant

Passed on: 16/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Alonzo ‘Lonnie’ Grant, age 79 on Sunday, Aug. 16, 2015 at his home. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Alonzo and Elizabeth (Smith) Grant. Lonnie was employed with the Devco Railroad as a dispatcher. After his retired, he formed his own company (L.G. Services), based out...

Wayne Joseph  Chant

Wayne Joseph Chant

Passed on: 04/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Wayne Chant, age 52 passed away suddenly at home in Glace Bay on Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2015, with his loving wife, Patricia by his side. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Hilary and Mary ‘Josie’ (McDonald) Chant. Wayne enjoyed several careers and at every job he developed loyal and lasting friendships. He was most fulfilled when he...

Elizabeth 'Betty' (Lee)  MacLeod

Elizabeth 'Betty' (Lee) MacLeod

Passed on: 01/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

In her 93rd year, Betty passed away peacefully on Aug. 1, 2015 in Glace Bay. She was the cherished daughter of the late Arthur and Elizabeth Lee (McInnis) and devoted wife of the late John J. MacDougall and widow to Alexander W. MacLeod. She was the loving mother of the late Blaise A. MacDougall, Glace Bay. Betty is survived by, and will be...

Eunice Elizabeth  MacIsaac

Eunice Elizabeth MacIsaac

Passed on: 16/01/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The funeral mass for Eunice MacIsaac who passed away on Jan. 16, 2015 will be held on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015 at 10 a.m. in St. Anne’s Church, Glace Bay. A reception will follow in the church foyer. Interment will take place at Greenwood Cemetery. Online condolences can be expressed at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Michael James 'Jamie'  Steele

Michael James 'Jamie' Steele

Passed in: Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
Passed on: 25/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts and great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of our beloved son, father, brother, uncle and friend. Jamie passed away suddenly on Saturday, July 25, 2015, as the result of a tragic car accident in Edmonton, Alta. Born in Glace Bay, he was the beloved son of Patricia (Gordon Brann) MacDougall and Robbie...

Ruth 'Neena'  Madden

Ruth 'Neena' Madden

Born: 03/02/1932

Passed on: 29/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts we announce the passing of Ruth 'Neena' Madden, of Tom-Kenn Drive, Glace Bay, on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in Glace Bay, on February 3, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Harold and Violet (Riedout) Butts. Ruth was a longtime employee of the Bank of Nova Scotia, she turned to knitting...

Albert Stanford - "Daddy Al" Milley

Albert Stanford - "Daddy Al" Milley

Passed on: 26/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest sadness that we regretfully announce the passing of our beloved father, brother, grandfather, great-grandfather, uncle and friend. “Daddy Al” passed away at the age of 90, surrounded by his loving family, Sunday, July 26, 2015, at the Northside Community Guest Home. Al worked for the Dominion Coal Company and Devco, in...

Leo Vincent 'Sonny'  Morrison

Leo Vincent 'Sonny' Morrison

Born: 22/09/1936

Passed on: 26/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts, that we announce the passing of Leo Vincent ‘Sonny' Morrison, 78. Sonny passed away, with his loving family at his side, on Sunday, July 26, 2015, at Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, Sept. 22, 1936, he was the son of the late John Hugh and Cecilia (Burke) Morrison and was a member of St....

Allana Suzanne Marsh

Allana Suzanne Marsh

Born In: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 14/07/1966

Passed on: 26/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with extreme heartfelt sadness that we, the family of Allana Marsh, age 49, painfully said our goodbyes on Sunday, July 26, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born on July 14, 1966 in Halifax, Allana was the daughter of Adrian and the late Patsy (MacPherson) Marsh of Dominion. Allana loved her life and everyone in it to...

Gregory Herbert 'Herbie' McNeil

Gregory Herbert 'Herbie' McNeil

Passed on: 20/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness, that we, Herbie’s family announce his passing. Herbie, age 67, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his loving family at the Glace Bay Hospital, Monday, July 20, 2015. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Herbert and Monica (Burke) MacNeil. Herbie fought a long and hard battle with both dementia and...

Raphael Joseph 'Ray' Boyce

Raphael Joseph 'Ray' Boyce

Passed on: 13/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Ray Boyce, 66, at home on Monday, July 13, 2015. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Bernard and Carmella (Nolan) Boyce. He attended Holy Cross, St. Anthony and St. Michael’s Sr. High. Ray worked for Sydney Steel from 1969 until 1999. His interests included...

Helen B. (MacIntosh)  Robinson

Helen B. (MacIntosh) Robinson

Passed in: Québec, Canada
Passed on: 07/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On May 7, 2015, Helen passed away at West Island Palliative Care, Quebec. Loving mother to Brent and Scott; grandmother to Amanda; daughter of the late Aloysius (Dee) and Edith MacIntosh; sisters, Josephine (Dodo) Hopkins (Glenn), Catherine (Bookie) MacComber (Roy); brothers, Raymond (Vera), Barry (Margie),her friends Dot and Bobby Davis. She...

Helen 'Mimmie'  Bresson

Helen 'Mimmie' Bresson

Passed on: 13/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness the family of Helen M. ‘Mimmie’ Bresson (nee Perry) announce her passing on July 13, 2015, one day after her 82nd birthday. Mimmie passed away peacefully at home, in the arms of her family after a brief illness. She was the last surviving member of her family. She is survived by sons, Joey (Cathy), Fredericton,...

John David  Hanrahan

John David Hanrahan

Passed on: 13/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our father, John David Hanrahan, Glace Bay, who died at home on Monday, July 13, 2015, at the age of 64. Born in MacKay's Corner, Glace Bay, David was the son of the late Alonzo and Veronica (Aucoin) Hanrahan. After his marriage, David moved to Passchendaele and raised his family....

Raphael Joseph ‘Ray’  Boyce

Raphael Joseph ‘Ray’ Boyce

Passed on: 13/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Raphael ‘Ray’ Boyce passed away at home in Sydney on July 13, 2015, with family by his side. The obituary will be in the Cape Breton Post on Saturday, July 18, 2015. Funeral arrangements are under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 16 Reserve St., Glace Bay. Ray’s complete obituary may be viewed at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Hubert Wilson Jones

Hubert Wilson Jones

Passed on: 12/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of Hubert Wilson Jones, 57, of Glace Bay on July 12, 2015, at home with his family at his side. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of Hubert Wilson and the late Barbara (Penson) Jones. Hubert work for a warehousing services in Ontario, and also worked for Boudreau Roofing. He enjoyed...

Mary Catherine MacIntyre

Mary Catherine MacIntyre

Passed on: 11/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of Mary Catherine MacIntyre at the Victoria County Memorial Hospital, Baddeck. She passed away peacefully on Saturday, July 11, 2015, at the age of 91. Mary was a resident of Alderwood Rest Home in Baddeck. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Philip and Sarah MacIntyre. She...

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