1499 announcements for Colchester Community Funeral Home

Gerald William Brownell

Gerald William Brownell

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Gerald William Brownell - 88, North River, passed away peacefully in the morning of December 11, 2017 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born April 2, 1929 in Eureka, Pictou County, and then moving to Truro in 1934, he was the youngest son of Blanche and Frank Brownell. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Lois (Higgins);...

Patricia Anne Chisholm

Patricia Anne Chisholm

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Patricia Anne Chisholm July 1, 1934 – December 7, 2017 Pat passed away peacefully at Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Palliative Care Unit, Truro. The family would like to offer a special thank you to the Palliative Care and Team for their kindness and compassion during Pat’s time in their care. The family would also like to thank the...

Thelma Anne (Langille) Benjamin

Thelma Anne (Langille) Benjamin

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Thelma Anne Benjamin (Langille) – 88, Truro, passed away peacefully Friday, December 1, 2017 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Thelma was born in New Annan, Nova Scotia and was the daughter of the late Harry and Jean (Murray) Langille. Thelma will be remembered by many from her long career as an elementary school teacher. She had...

Earl Weaver MacPhail

Earl Weaver MacPhail

Published in the Truro Daily News.

With heavy hearts we share the passing of Earl Weaver MacPhail, 87, of Truro, who passed away in Vimy Court, Bible Hill on November 29, 2017. Born October 27, 1929 in Sydney NS, he was predeceased by his parents, James and Priscilla and son Randy. Earl’s employment as a cook in logging and mining camps took him to every province and territory...

Mary Ruth (Gass) Shephard

Mary Ruth (Gass) Shephard

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Mary Ruth Shephard (Gass) Born in Sackville, NB May 9, 1933; died in Truro, NS on Nov 26, 2017. Predeceased by parents, Joe and Clara Gass (Bury), husband Ken Shephard, son James Shephard, brother James Gass, and son-in-law Jerry Johnson (Holly) Survived by husband Tom Gingrich, and her five daughters and their families: Lesley Fisher (Glen)...

John Henry Archibald Fisher

John Henry Archibald Fisher

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Fisher, John Henry Archibald – age 75, Central Onslow, passed away peacefully at home with his family at his side on November 26th, 2017. Born in Dean on May 1st, 1942, he was a son of the late Christopher and Emily (Dean) Fisher. He is survived by his loving wife of 51 years, Diane (Green); daughter, Heather Maxwell at home; son Christopher...

William John "Bill" LeBlanc

William John "Bill" LeBlanc

Published in the Truro Daily News.

LeBlanc, William John “Bill” – 62, Truro, passed away November 26, 2017 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born July 13, 1955 in Truro, he was a son of the late Raymond and Pearl (Smith) LeBlanc. Bill presently was employed with Tandus Centiva formerly Crossley Carpet Mills Ltd for 38 years. In his younger years he was a...

Margaret Laura "Peg" (Yuill) Lavers

Margaret Laura "Peg" (Yuill) Lavers

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Margaret Laura (Yuill) Lavers “Peg” – 101 - Truro She had an amazing journey which ended peacefully on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 after blessing us with her presence for 101 years. Born November 1, 1916 at the family farm in Clifton on the outskirts of Truro, NS the third of eleven children of the late Peter Suther Yuill and Harriet...

Ian F. Rae

Ian F. Rae

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Rae, Ian F. - Truro Passed away peacefully on November 20, 2017, surrounded by loved ones at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre. Much gratitude for the excellent care, kindness and compassion by Doctors, Nurses and support staff. He is survived by his wife, Marjorie Anne, daughter, Lisa (Mike), sons, David (Sheila), Michael (Micheline)...

Virginia "Vergie" Miriam Wilson

Virginia "Vergie" Miriam Wilson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Vergie Wilson –Truro. In sadness and love the family of Virginia “Vergie” Miriam Wilson announces her passing Friday, November 10, 2017 in her hundredth year of life. Mum was born May 16, 1918 and was the daughter of the late Elsie and Justus Nason in Tracy, New Brunswick, where she grew up with 2 sisters (Nellie and Pearl) and 2 brothers...

Reginald Scotfield Fulton

Reginald Scotfield Fulton

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Reginald Scotfield Fulton – 86, Bass River, passed away peacefully in Colchester East Hants Health Centre on Saturday, November 11, 2017. Reg was born in Everett Mass. to Harry Knight Fulton and Hazel Alice (Thompson) Fulton on Sept.28, 1931. He worked in the woods, on bridges for Highways and was the owner/operator of the Bass River Garage...

Wai Chen Chow

Wai Chen Chow

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Wai Chen Chow – 95, Truro, passed away peacefully Saturday, November 11, 2017 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Kwangtung, China, she was the daughter of the late Chi Wor Woo and Ho Fui Tse. Wai dedicated herself to the family business, the Chow Family Restaurant in Truro. She possessed a strong work ethic and personality....

Carolyn Elsie McLean

Carolyn Elsie McLean

Published in the Truro Daily News.

McLean, Carolyn Elsie, 72, Debert, passed away peacefully November 4, 2017 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Halifax, she was the daughter of the late Ronald and Gladys (Harrie) MacDonald. Carolyn enjoyed genealogy, crosswords and spending time with her family and grandchildren. She is survived by her second husband,...

Stella Maie McLeod

Stella Maie McLeod

Published in the Truro Daily News.

McLeod, Stella Maie It’s with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Stella Maie McLeod (McSwain), surrounded by family, at Vimy Court, Bible Hill, formerly of College Road. She had a great sense of humour and a smile for everyone and a great love of Hank Snow music. She is survived by her daughter Debbie (Foster) Stewart; son Paul...

Walter H. Hutchinson

Walter H. Hutchinson

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Walter H. Hutchinson, July 31, 1925 – Nov. 2, 2017 Walter (Dad) was born in Truro, Nova Scotia where he raised his family and built a successful business. Dad’s early career began at the Brookfield Creamery, from 1940 – 1956, with the exception of a brief absence when he was in the army 1944-46. For many years, he worked as a Dairy...

Helen Ilene Archibald

Helen Ilene Archibald

Published in the Truro Daily News.

ARCHIBALD, Helen Ilene - 89, Truro passed away on Tuesday October 31, 2017. Helen was the daughter of the late Percy and Gertrude (Brenton) Stone. She was born in Athol and grew up in Westchester. She later moved to Truro in the late 40’s where she worked for the Telephone Company. Over the years, she worked for Goodspeeds, operated a B&B and...

Jason Dean Wybenga

Jason Dean Wybenga

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Jason Dean Wybenga – 31, Shortt’s Lake, passed away suddenly October 29, 2017 at home. Born in Fredericton, NB, he was the son of Milton and Alice (Hubbard) Wybenga, Shortt’s Lake. Jason’s early years were spent in Ottawa and later Bedford, NS where he attended Junior High. He also attended Kings-Edgehill School in Windsor, NS. He...

Ralph Roland Welton

Ralph Roland Welton

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Welton, Ralph Roland, 76, Economy – It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Ralph Roland Welton on October 6, 2017. Ralph was born October 18, 1940 to James “Jim” Welton and Jennie (Kennie) Welton in Pleasant Hills, Economy. Ralph was raised by his mom and chosen father, Leo Webb. He was the last surviving member of his...

Marilyn Elizabeth (James) Reid

Marilyn Elizabeth (James) Reid

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Marilyn Elizabeth (James) Reid - 77, Truro, passed away on October 30, 2017 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Great Village, NS on July 31, 1940, Marilyn was the daughter of the late Roy James and Anna (Shirley) Jamieson. She is survived by her husband, John and their three children, Jack (Paula), Shelley (Bob), and Scott...

Cornelius "Kees" van Kroonenburg

Cornelius "Kees" van Kroonenburg

Published in the Truro Daily News.

van Kroonenburg, Cornelius “Kees”, 89, died peacefully at Shannex nursing home in Debert on October 26, 2017. Cornelius and his wife Mia moved from Holland in 1953 and raised four children from very humble beginnings in Cape Breton, Nova Scotia. Cornelius had a very successful career with Volkswagen Canada and retired 30+ years ago. He was...

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