357 announcements for McLellan Bros. Funeral Home

Roseanne  Walsh Mason

Roseanne Walsh Mason

Born: 12/01/1919

Passed on: 01/05/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing at home of our dear mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and sister, Roseanne (nee Chiasson) on Sunday, May 1, 2016. Born on Jan. 12, 1919 in St. Joseph du Moine, Roseanne was the daughter of the late Daniel Chiasson and Elise Poirier. She was predeceased by both of her...

William 'Billy' Holm

William 'Billy' Holm

Passed on: 28/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family announce the passing of Billy Holm on April 28, 2016 at the Celtic Court Guest Home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Glace Bay, he was the son of the late Billy and Cecilia (Gillis) Holm. Billy was a member of the United Association of Plumbers and Steamfitters Local 682 where he spent many...

Olive Marie McNeil

Olive Marie McNeil

Passed on: 28/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

At 94 years, two months and 17 days ago Olive Marie McNeil was born in Dominion, to Simon Blowers and Mary (Corbett) Dauphinee. On this day, April 28, 2016 at 1:21 a.m. she returned to God while in the presence of her loving family. We, the family, are saddened at her passing but we are also very thankful for the many days of her life she...

Hilda 'Marie'  DeGiobbi

Hilda 'Marie' DeGiobbi

Passed on: 27/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce that Marie DeGiobbi, 58, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of Hilda (Pastuck) McKinnon and the late John McKinnon. Marie enjoyed going for long drives, a good game of bingo with...

Alexander 'Whitie' Rigby

Alexander 'Whitie' Rigby

Passed on: 21/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family announce the passing of Alex 'Whitie' Rigby on April 21, 2016 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital surrounded by his family. Born and raised in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Wilbert and Anastasia (MacLeod) Rigby. He is survived by his two sisters Vina Black, Ontario; Lina Perfect,...

Anthony 'Tony' Gatza

Anthony 'Tony' Gatza

Passed on: 16/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness the family announces the sudden passing their father, grandfather and brother, Anthony Gatza on April 16, 2016. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Larry and Bertha (Brown) Gatza. Anthony worked in the coal mines and also was a lighthouse keeper for seven years. He was a very hard worker and was a man of...

Nellie Rosemary  Gillis

Nellie Rosemary Gillis

Passed on: 13/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness the family wish to announce the passing of their mother, grandmother and sister, Nellie Gillis on April 13, 2015 at the Maple Hill Manor surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Freddie and Mildred (Boutilier) MacKenzie. Nellie had worked at the Bank of Nova Scotia as...

Stella  Heinekamp

Stella Heinekamp

Passed on: 02/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we, the family, announce the passing of Stella Heinekamp on Sat. April 2, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late John and Stella (Power) Hinchey. Stella was a loving wife, mother and homemaker. As an avid community volunteer, Stella reached out to many and enjoyed...

Bernard 'Bernie' Gillis

Bernard 'Bernie' Gillis

Passed on: 02/04/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we, the family, announce the passing of our father and grandfather, Bernie Gillis on April 2, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, surrounded by his loving family. Born in Lingan, he was the son of the late John D. and Loretta (MacKenzie) Gillis. Bernie worked in the coal mines until retirement. He liked...

Douglas 'Dougie' Smith

Douglas 'Dougie' Smith

Passed on: 22/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Douglas Smith on March 22, 2016 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Douglas was a loving, compassionate and devoted husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather. His family was his greatest passion, his love for them was immeasurable....

Joseph  Van Doninck

Joseph Van Doninck

Passed on: 20/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Joseph passed away March 20, 2016 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital at the age of 92. A longtime respected resident of Scotchtown, Joseph was the son of the late Louis and Anthonia (Horwath) Van Doninck. Joe was a retired coal miner and veteran of the Second World War. Survived by children, Louis (Gloria), Joseph (Rose), Francis...

Christina Mary Hurley

Christina Mary Hurley

Passed on: 11/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Christina Mary Hurley on Friday, March 11, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late James and Margaret (Smith) Hannah. Christina loved to cook. She worked at the Maple Hill Manor and the Braemore Home and also was a...

Joseph 'Joe'  Kispal

Joseph 'Joe' Kispal

Passed on: 10/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

God called our home on March 10, 2016 to say he needed a hardworking man to help him out in Heaven. With his family by his side Dad agreed to lend a hand as he always did. Dad left us in his 87th year, from the New Waterford Hospital, after a courageous battle with cancer. Dad was born Joseph 'Joe' Kispal on Oct. 23, 1929 in Hungary and...

Lilian Dorothy (Quarry)  Cheetham

Lilian Dorothy (Quarry) Cheetham

Passed on: 07/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our beloved wife, mother, sister and friend, Lilian Dorothy Cheetham (Quarry) on Mar. 7, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. Born on 1944 in Birkenhead England, Lilian immigrated to Toronto with her father George in 1965 following the death of her mother, where she soon met...

Michael Joseph  MacDonald

Michael Joseph MacDonald

Passed on: 02/03/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Michael MacDonald on Wednesday, March 2, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Born in New Victoria, he was the son of the late Angie MacDonald and Laurie (Burchell) MacDonald. Michael loved to be out on the water, lobster fishing and also enjoyed working with his hands and...

Viola MacKay

Viola MacKay

Passed on: 22/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Viola MacKay, 64, on Tuesday, Feb. 23, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Cheticamp on Oct. 3, 1951, she is the oldest child of the late Jimmy and Mary (Murphy) MacPherson. In her early years, Viola was a hairdresser and after that she pursued a career in...

Verne Marie  Beaton

Verne Marie Beaton

Born: 17/02/1938

Passed on: 22/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family of Verne Marie Beaton, announce her passing on Feb. 22, 2016 at home, surrounded by her loving family. Born on Feb. 17, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Patrick and Bertha (Winstanley) Maddin. Verne’s career began at the Sydney Naval Base, New Waterford Consolidated Hospital and she retired...

Claire A. (Ling) Penney

Claire A. (Ling) Penney

Passed on: 11/02/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our mother Claire Penney on Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016 at the Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Christine (MacLeod) Ling. In life, Claire enjoyed many things such as music, dancing...

Helen Georgena 'Georgie' Campbell

Helen Georgena 'Georgie' Campbell

Passed on: 24/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of our mom Georgena Campbell at the Glace Bay Hospital on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Gardiner Mines, she was the daughter of the late John and Florence (Stubbert) O’Brien. As a young girl, she worked as a nanny in Ottawa. She returned to...

Katie  Muise

Katie Muise

Passed on: 25/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Katie Muise on Tuesday, Jan. 25, 2016 at the Glace Bay Hospital, surrounded by her loving family. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Rod and Annie MacMullin. Katie loved sewing, knitting and especially cleaning. Katie is survived by her children, James...

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