1319 announcements for Colchester Community Funeral Home

Ethel Gertrude Steeves

Ethel Gertrude Steeves

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Steeves, Ethel Gertrude – 81, Masstown passed away December 5, 2016 in Wynn Park Villa, Truro. Born in Masstown, she was the daughter of the late Hedley and Adeline (Downing) Upham. Ethel grew up on a large family farm and loved to go camping. Her love for her family was well known. She worked as a seamstress at Stanfield’s Ltd. for...

Marie Evelyn (Hodgson) Aitken

Marie Evelyn (Hodgson) Aitken

Published in the Truro Daily News.

AITKEN, Marie (Evelyn) Hodgson, passed away Saturday, December 3rd, 2016 in the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Halifax, January 1, 1948, she was a daughter of the late Gladys and Arthur Hodgson. Marie, with a Master’s in Education, was a respected educator in Halifax for over 40 years, specializing in Special Education in...

Everett "Nelson" Horton

Everett "Nelson" Horton

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Horton, Everett “Nelson” – Debert We regret to announce the passing of Nelson on Sunday, December 4, 2016. He was the son of the late Weldon and Ada Horton, Port Bickerton. He was predeceased by his twin brother, Blois. Nelson is survived by his loving wife, Heather (Mahar); sister, Agnes; daughter, Elmira; sons, Everett and Dwayne;...

John Samuel Hiltz

John Samuel Hiltz

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Hiltz, John Samuel – age 87 of Truro It is with great sadness we report the passing of John S. Hiltz on December , 5, 2016. Born in Bridgewater, he was the son of the late John H. and Evelyn L. (Hirtle) Hiltz. John is survived by Shirley (Hatfield) Hiltz, his wife of 63 years; son, Fraser, Vancouver, B.C., daughters, Sharon Riggs, Waverley,...

Irene Mary (Vallas) McPherson

Irene Mary (Vallas) McPherson

Born: 02/08/1923

Passed in: Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 28/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness and loving memory that we announce the death of Irene McPherson at Northwood Ivany Place, Bedford, NS, on November 28, 2016. Mum was born August 2, 1923 in New Waterford, NS, the daughter of the late Nicholas and Marcia (Rossos) Vallas, who immigrated to Canada from the Greek island of Santorini. Mum was a kind and...

James Terence "Terry" Strang

James Terence "Terry" Strang

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Strang, James Terence “Terry” – 72, Truro passed away suddenly November 27, 2016 at his home. Born in Halifax, he was a son of the late James and Marie (Ivany) Strang. Terry loved model airplanes and enjoyed his Monday morning coffee buddies. The family would like to express their appreciation to all his neighbors who he had such a...

Jessie May (Geddes) Williams

Jessie May (Geddes) Williams

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Williams, Jessie May (Geddes) – 73, Great Village, passed away peacefully on November 28, 2016 in the Mira Long Term Care, Truro. Born in Halifax, she was the 11th child of the late David and Ada (Patton) Geddes and the first one to be born in a hospital. Jessie did her nursing training at Aberdeen Hospital, New Glasgow, graduating in 1964....

Harvey Joseph  MacArthur

Harvey Joseph MacArthur

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Family, where life begins and love never ends. With heavy hearts, we announce the peaceful passing of Harvey J. MacArthur on November 27, 2016, with family by his side, at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Harvey was born in Sydney, NS on June 28, 1933. He was the son of the late Frank and Virginia MacArthur. Harvey attended...

Evelyn Margaret (O'Brien) Erman

Evelyn Margaret (O'Brien) Erman

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Evelyn Margaret (O’Brien) Erman – 69, Valley, passed away November 25, 2016 in QEII, Halifax Infirmary, Halifax. Born in Springhill on September 3, 1947, she was the daughter of the late Harry and Jean O’Brien. Evelyn was a loving wife, devoted mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. She enjoyed gardening, quilting, games and word puzzles....

Ruth Lillian (Cameron) Hanham

Ruth Lillian (Cameron) Hanham

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Hanham, Ruth Lillian (née Cameron); It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of our loving mother Ruth Lillian Hanham, Truro, on November 28th, 2016 at Vimy Court Nursing Home with her children at her side. Born in Stellarton, Nova Scotia on February 5th, 1924, she lived for many years in the pink house on Robie St. in Truro,...

Harvey Joseph MacArthur

Harvey Joseph MacArthur

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Harvey Joseph MacArthur, Truro 1933-2016 Family, where life begins and love never ends. With heavy hearts, we announce the peaceful passing of Harvey J. MacArthur on November 27, 2016, with family by his side, at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Harvey was born in Sydney, NS on June 28, 1933. He was the son of the late...

Lois May Barkhouse

Lois May Barkhouse

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Barkhouse, Lois May – age 69, Onslow It is with sadness that the family of Lois May Barkhouse announces her passing on November 21, 2016, peacefully at home in Onslow. Lois was born at the Windsor Hospital, Hants Co. and lived her first few years in Hantsport before moving to Falmouth where she spent her childhood years and lived the last 45...

April Dawn (Clark) Taylor

April Dawn (Clark) Taylor

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Taylor, April Dawn (Clark) - It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of our April on Saturday November 5, 2016 after a short courageous battle with cancer. Cherished daughter of Wanda (John) and Joseph (late Irene), much loved sister of Chris (Sandra). Daughter in law to Margaret and the late William. April’s family will...

Ronald Frank Harris

Ronald Frank Harris

Published in the Truro Daily News.

It is with deep regret that the family of Ronald Frank Harris advise of his sudden passing on Thursday, November 17, 2016 which occurred at his favourite spot – his cottage at Folly Lake, which he referred to as his “Heaven on Earth.” Ron was the son of the late Thomas and Madeline Harris and brother of the late Jack Harris. Ron grew up in...

Iva Maie (Corbett) Scott

Iva Maie (Corbett) Scott

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Scott, Iva Maie (Corbett) – 84, Bass River/Truro, passed away November 16, 2016 in Cedarstone Enhanced Care, Truro. Born in Bass River, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Mabel (Meadows) Corbett. She worked at the telephone company for several years as a switchboard operator. During this time she met and married Freeman Scott in...

Betty Iris MacKenzie

Betty Iris MacKenzie

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MacKenzie, Betty Iris, 84, Truro, passed away peacefully on November 15, 2016 with her family by her side at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Betty was the youngest of nine children born to the late Wilkens and Violet (Morrison) MacKenzie. She was predeceased by her siblings, Anna, Hazel, Ella, Marie, Ralph, Carl, Jack and...

Perry Wayne Chambers

Perry Wayne Chambers

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Chambers, Perry Wayne – 67, Truro, passed away November 18, 2016 at the Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Tatamagouche he was the son of the late Andrew and Jessie (Douglas) Chambers. He is survived by his sister, Shirley Martin; brothers, Robert (Joyce), George (Sharon); nieces and nephews. Perry retired from CCRSB where he...

Vernon Hibbert "Bun" McLellan

Vernon Hibbert "Bun" McLellan

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MCLELLAN, Vernon Hibbert “Bun” – 94, Truro. It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Bun on Remembrance Day, November 11, 2016 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Wentworth Valley on May 1, 1922, he was the son of the late John and Margaret (Halliday) McLellan and was the youngest of nine children. Bun...

Lucy Mildred Milligan

Lucy Mildred Milligan

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Lucy Mildred Milligan – 94, Bible Hill, passed away November 12, 2016 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro. Born in Dutch Settlement, N.S., she was the daughter of the late Stanley and Muriel Ashley. Lucy had a special love for her grandchildren whether it was cooking for them or simply spending time with them. She enjoyed playing...

Jack Wilfred Barley

Jack Wilfred Barley

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Barley, Jack Wilfred - 88, Masstown, passed away November 7, 2016 in Colchester East Heath Centre, Truro. Born in Debert, he was the son of the late Fred and Nellie (Hayden) Barley. He is survived by daughters, Patricia Whiten, Toccoa, Georgia, Donna Durning (Mike Newby), Truro Heights; daughter in law, Ann Barley, East Mines, J. Stephen (Jodie)...

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