1064 announcements for Colchester Community Funeral Home

Helen Marie (Johnson) Phillips

Helen Marie (Johnson) Phillips

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Helen Marie (Johnson) Phillips, 85, passed away peacefully on July 28, 2015, surrounded by her children, at Williams Country Homes in Hilden, NS. Born in Truro on July 11, 1930, Helen was the youngest child of the late Albert and Josie (Wynn) Johnson. Helen was a proud career woman. Having studied at the Jewish General Hospital in Montreal, she...

Billy Miller

Billy Miller

Published in the New Glasgow News.

Billy Miller Miller, William Thomas “Billy” – 59, Beaver Brook passed away July 26, 2015 at home. He was the son of the late Lawrence and Elizabeth (Sample) Miller. Survived by sisters, Donna and Ron,  Cyrenne, Manitoba, Erna (Nin) Bernard, New Glasgow, Helen and Norman Robson, Pine Tree, Peggy Johnson and Dave Bezanson, Millbrook,...

William Thomas "Billy" Miller

William Thomas "Billy" Miller

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Miller, William Thomas “Billy” – 59, Beaver Brook passed away July 26, 2015 at home. He was the son of the late Lawrence and Elizabeth (Sample) Miller. Survived by sisters, Donna and Ron, Cyrenne, Manitoba, Erna (Nin) Bernard, New Glasgow, Helen and Norman Robson, Pine Tree, Peggy Johnson and Dave Bezanson, Millbrook, Betty and Kevin...

Paul Andrew Phillips

Paul Andrew Phillips

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Phillips, Paul Andrew – 49 of Millbrook/Cole Harbour passed away on July 26, 2015. Born in Halifax, he was the son of the late Robert Phillips. Survived by his mother, Angellina Phillips; son, Alexander Phillips; brothers, Bobby, Charlie; sisters, Paula, Stephanie and Angela; as well as 16 nieces and nephews. Like his father, he enjoyed...

Dorothy "Dot" Muriel (Sheppard) Mentis

Dorothy "Dot" Muriel (Sheppard) Mentis

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Mentis, Dorothy “Dot” Muriel (Sheppard) passed away suddenly July 20, 2015 with family at her side. Born October 19, 1918, she was the daughter of the late John and Hilda (Martin) Mentis. Dot was a former member of the St. Philip’s African Orthodox Church in Sydney and a member of Union United Church in Montreal, Quebec. Dot loved life...

Gerald (Jerry) Dennis Carter

Gerald (Jerry) Dennis Carter

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Carter, Gerald (Jerry) Dennis - age 79, of Bible Hill NS Surrounded by family, Jerry passed away peacefully Thursday, July 23, 2015 in the palliative care unit of the Colchester East Hants Health Center, Truro. Born on January 10th 1936 in Springhill, NS, he joined the Canadian armed forces, Signals Corp, in 1953 and retired as a Warrant...

Gerald (Jerry) Dennis Carter

Gerald (Jerry) Dennis Carter

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Carter, Gerald (Jerry) Dennis - age 79, of Bible Hill NS Surrounded by family, Jerry passed away peacefully Thursday, July 23, 2015 in the palliative care unit of the Colchester East Hants Health Center, Truro. Born on January 10th 1936 in Springhill, NS, he joined the Canadian armed forces, Signals Corp, in 1953 and retired as a Warrant...

Joan Margaret McDonald

Joan Margaret McDonald

Published in the Amherst Daily News.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Joan Margaret (Langille) McDonald, age 75, of Truro, on July 21, 2015. Born in Amherst, she was the youngest child of Cecil and Myrtle (Purdy) Langille. She is survived by her sister, Patricia Skinner, of Amherst, as well as numerous nieces and nephews and extended family. Besides...

Stuart Francis Allaby

Stuart Francis Allaby

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Allaby, Stuart Francis, Truro - Our wonderful, kind and loving father, Stuart Francis Allaby, grand and great grandfather passed away on July 21, 2015. Our father was a young spirited gentleman all of his 90 years. Dedicated and joyously married to Ruth Eileen (Jewett), residing in Truro NS, they shared an eventful life together filled with...

Phillip Howard (Sonny) McDonald

Phillip Howard (Sonny) McDonald

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Phillip Howard (Sonny) McDonald Of Truro, passed away on Thursday, July 16, 2015 at Colchester East Hants Health Centre after a brief period of failing health. Born in Charlottetown, PEI, he was the son of the late Owen and Mae (Coyle) McDonald. He was married to Joan (Langille) McDonald who passed away, July 21, 2015. He is survived by his...

Samuel Curtis "Sam" Little

Samuel Curtis "Sam" Little

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Little, Samuel Curtis “Sam” – age 80, Truro passed away on July 19, 2015 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro after a lengthy illness. Born October 3, 1934 in Wentworth, he was a son of the late George and Emma (Purdy) Little. Sam had a passion for sports and coached and played hockey and ball throughout the years. He was a big...

Joan Margaret McDonald

Joan Margaret McDonald

Published in the Truro Daily News.

McDonald, Joan Margaret It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Joan Margaret (Langille) McDonald, age 75, of Truro, on July 21, 2015. Born in Amherst, she was the youngest child of Cecil and Myrtle (Purdy) Langille. She is survived by her sister, Patricia Skinner, of Amherst, as well as numerous nieces and nephews and...

Phillip Howard "Sonny" McDonald

Phillip Howard "Sonny" McDonald

Published in the Truro Daily News.

McDonald, Phillip Howard “Sonny” – age 84 of Truro passed away July 16, 2015 in Colchester East Hants Health Centre, Truro after a brief illness. He was a retired employee of the C.N.R. Sonny is survived by his wife, Joan (Langille) McDonald. A complete obituary and further funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date....

Dolores Marguerite Davis

Dolores Marguerite Davis

Passed on: 13/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Dolores Marguerite Davis, 62, passed away July 13, 2015, at home. No visitation or funeral service by family request. Arrangements have been entrusted to the Colchester Community Funeral Home, 512 Willow St, Truro, N.S. Online condolences may be made at www.ColchesterCommunity.com.

Hilary Theodora Baird (Wellard)

Hilary Theodora Baird (Wellard)

Published in the Truro Daily News.

BAIRD (Wellard), Hilary Theodora – 96, Truro, Nova Scotia. Better known to her many friends as Billie, she was a lifelong resident of Truro. A member of the First United Church Truro, Hilary was a devoted CGIT leader during the 1950’s – 60’s. She was a waitress at the Palliser Restaurant for 30 years, beginning part time at the age...

Shirley Ann Higgins

Shirley Ann Higgins

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Higgins, Shirley Ann - 76, Crowes Mills, passed away peacefully with her family by her side on July 9th 2015. Shirley was born in Tatamagouche and lived a life full of love and laughter, and enjoyed the simple things in life. She had a big heart and a love for animals. She enjoyed country music and could always be found singing or humming a...

Arthur "Art" Macumber

Arthur "Art" Macumber

Published in the Truro Daily News.

MACUMBER, Arthur “Art” - Age 75 of Truro passed away peacefully on July 8th, 2015. Born in Windsor, Nova Scotia, he was the son of the late Alvah and Laurena (Logan) Macumber. Art was a graduate of the Nova Scotia Normal College and Acadia and St. Mary's Universities. A teacher, he taught at Hants West Rural High, Central Colchester High...

Sarah Elizabeth McCabe

Sarah Elizabeth McCabe

Published in the Truro Daily News.

McCabe, Sarah Elizabeth – age 36, Truro passed away suddenly at home July 5, 2015. Born in Truro May 19, 1979, she was the daughter of Christine and Michael McCabe. Sarah loved to play sports, especially hockey. She was a member of the Nova Scotia Canada Winter Games Team that competed in Alberta in 1995. She was very popular with her team...

Cora Winifred "Winnie" Lemmon

Cora Winifred "Winnie" Lemmon

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Lemmon, Cora Winifred “Winnie” - Age 84, Truro, passed away suddenly July 6th, 2015 at home. Born in Upper Musquodoboit, she was the daughter of the late Lawson and Ella (Fleming) Joudrey. Known as Winnie to many and Cora to some, she had a keen sense of humor and loved to laugh. Her smile and twinkle in her eyes gave hint to the beautiful...

Rita Margaret (Anderson) Skinner

Rita Margaret (Anderson) Skinner

Published in the Truro Daily News.

Rita Margaret (Anderson) Skinner May 15, 1948 - June 29, 2015 Rita was raised by her grandparents "Papa" Frank Anderson and “Mum” Flora (MacEachern) Anderson, and her aunt Dorothy "Dot" Anderson, later Licastro; as well as growing up with her life-long cohorts from Elm St. Extension in Truro, NS. After completing Success Business College...

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