1293 announcements for V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home (Glace Bay)

Sharon Lee  Pyke

Sharon Lee Pyke

Born: 29/03/1945

Passed on: 17/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Miss Sharon Lee Pyke passed away peacefully May 17, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, March 29, 1945, she was the daughter of the late John and Ethel (Shepard) Pyke, both of Glace Bay. Sharon was born in St. Joseph's Hospital and enjoyed a 20 + year career working there with some amazing people. She will be...

SHARON LEE PYKE

SHARON LEE PYKE

Born: 29/03/1945

Passed on: 17/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Miss Sharon Lee Pyke passed away peacefully May 17, 2017, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Glace Bay, March 29, 1945, she was the daughter of the late John and Ethel (Shepard) Pyke, both of Glace Bay. Sharon was born in St. Joseph's Hospital and enjoyed a 20 + year career working there with some amazing people. She will...

MARGUERITE JOBE

MARGUERITE JOBE

Born: 15/02/1917

Passed on: 16/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Marguerite Jobe, age 100 at the Glace Bay Hospital on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Glace Bay on February 15, 1917, she was the daughter of the late James Frazer and Annie Josephine (Holland) Pushie. Marguerite was the last surviving member...

Mark Royal

Mark Royal

Passed on: 15/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Mark Royal, age 36 on Monday, May 15, 2017, surrounded by love. He was a man of strength, integrity, eternal optimism and perseverance. Born in Glace Bay, 1981, Mark was the son of Walter (Irene) and the late Christene (Matheson) Royal. Upon graduating from the Atlantic...

DANIEL WILLIAM 'DAN WILLIE'  LYONS

DANIEL WILLIAM 'DAN WILLIE' LYONS

Born In: DONKIN, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 13/04/1927

Passed on: 15/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness, that we announce the passing of our beloved father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother, Daniel William Lyons "Dan Willie", age 90 on Monday, May 15, 2017 at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney. Born in Donkin, April 13, 1927, Dan was the son of the late Thomas and Sarah (Campbell) Lyons. Dan married the...

Cst. Mark Royal

Cst. Mark Royal

Passed on: 15/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Cst. Mark Walter Royal, age 36, passed away on Monday, May 15, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, Glace Bay. (www.vjmcgillivray.ca)

Hildegarde O’Neill

Hildegarde O’Neill

Passed on: 13/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Hildegarde O’Neill passed away peacefully on May 13, 2017 surrounded by family. Born in Glace Bay, she was the daughter of the late Neil and Margaret Ann (MacDonald) MacLean. Hildegarde attended Acadia University. Following graduation in 1949, she enrolled at the Maritime School of Social Work. As a social worker with the Children’s Aid...

ROBERT 'BOBBY' JEWELLS

ROBERT 'BOBBY' JEWELLS

Passed on: 11/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Robert Jewells, age 76, on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital after a lengthy illness. Born in Glace Bay and a former resident of Port Morien, he was the eldest son of Robert Harold and Susan (MacDonald) Jewells. Robert was a devoted husband, father...

Joseph Elwood ‘Josie’  MacNeil

Joseph Elwood ‘Josie’ MacNeil

Born: 03/12/1930

Passed on: 07/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of Joseph ‘Josie’ MacNeil, age 86, on Sunday, May 7, 2017 at home where he was most comfortable, surrounded by his loving family. Joe had the most beautiful blue eyes that wouldn't hurt a soul. Whenever out and about ‘Da’ always said, "Take me home!”. Born in Dominion, December 3,...

GERALD 'GERRY' MCDONALD

GERALD 'GERRY' MCDONALD

Passed on: 30/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we are announcing the sudden passing of our loving husband, dad, poppie, brother, uncle and friend. Gerry, age 66, passed away at home on Sunday, April 30, 2017 of a broken heart. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Charles and Emerita (Bates) McDonald. Gerry worked for more than 25 years as a coal miner...

Michael Howard ‘Mike’  Lahey

Michael Howard ‘Mike’ Lahey

Passed on: 28/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Mike Lahey, 67 of Donkin, on Friday, April 28, 2017 at the Halifax Infirmary Hospital. Born in Windsor, Ontario, he was the son of Annie (Doyle) Lahey and the late Michael ‘Buddy’ Lahey. Mike held various jobs throughout his lifetime. He worked as a lumberjack out west as well...

Walter Thomas  Porter

Walter Thomas Porter

Passed on: 24/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we announce the unexpected passing of a wonderful, sincere and genuine man; a loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend. Walter passed away suddenly at his home on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the age of 65. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Thomas Edward and Dolores May (Dunlop) Porter....

Mary Carmen  McMullin

Mary Carmen McMullin

Passed on: 21/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Carmen McMullin, 82, a long -time resident of 55 Minto Street, Glace Bay, passed away at the Glace Bay Hospital on Friday, April 21, 2017. Mary was the daughter of the late Robert and Jenny (McIntyre) McMullin of 4th Street, New Aberdeen. She was predeceased by her brother, Robert and his wife, Catherine (Morrison), and her niece, Cathy...

Ethel Janevie  Graham

Ethel Janevie Graham

Passed on: 21/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Ethel, age 96, peacefully passed away, with her loving family by her side on Friday, April 21, 2017, at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in Dominion, March 13, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Agnes...

HECTOR 'HEC' GOUTHRO

HECTOR 'HEC' GOUTHRO

Passed on: 17/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The family of Hector Gouthro, age 75 of Dominion, regret to announce his passing on Monday, April 17, 2017 at home surrounded by family after a lengthy battle with congestive heart failure. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Russell and Sally (McNeil) Gouthro. He was a member of Immaculate Conception Parish, Bridgeport and a...

Gerald Alexander ‘Jerry’ ‘Potsy’ Jr. Somerton

Gerald Alexander ‘Jerry’ ‘Potsy’ Jr. Somerton

Passed on: 17/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness and disbelief that we announce the passing of Gerald ‘Jerry’ Alexander Somerton Jr. on Monday, April 17, 2017 at the age of 54 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in New Waterford, Jerry is survived by his loving daughter, Victoria Somerton; father, Gerald Somerton Sr.; step-mother, Beverley (Strong) Somerton;...

DONALD HECTOR 'HEC' GOUTHRO

DONALD HECTOR 'HEC' GOUTHRO

Passed on: 17/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Donald Hector “Hec” Gouthro, age 75 of Dominion, husband of Veronica “Bina” (O’Neil), passed away on Monday, April 17, 2017 at his residence. The funeral arrangements are incomplete and will be announced by V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, Glace Bay. (www.vjmcgillivray.ca.)

Myles Gregory  Boutilier

Myles Gregory Boutilier

Passed on: 09/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the sudden passing of Greggy Boutilier, 65, at his home on April 9, 2017. Born in Glace Bay in 1952, he was the son of the late William O. and Ethel Mae (Wareham) Boutilier. Greggy was a hard worker, he spent many years working as a lumberjack, a fish plant worker in Louisbourg and he also spent many...

Jean Wadman

Jean Wadman

Born: 17/10/1937

Passed on: 10/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our dear sister. Jean passed away peacefully at the Glace Bay Hospital, on Monday, April 10, 2017 at the age of 79. Born in Glace Bay, October 17, 1937, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Fanny (Sturgess) Wadman. Jean was a longtime and faithful member of St. Mary’s Anglican...

Ella Alexis ‘Lexie’ McIntyre

Ella Alexis ‘Lexie’ McIntyre

Passed on: 05/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts, we the family announce the passing of our loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. After a long courageous battle with cancer, Lexie, age 77, passed away peacefully in the palliative care unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney with her loving husband and family at her side on Wednesday, April...

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