469 announcements for McLellan Bros. Funeral Home

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...

Bruce  Wilcox

Bruce Wilcox

Born: 05/02/1955

Passed on: 20/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather, brother and friend to many, Bruce Wilcox on Jan. 20, 2016. Born on Feb. 5, 1955, he was the son of the late Fred and Edna (MacLeod) Wilcox. Bruce received his early education at Reserve District High School. He was a proud...

Daniel Hugh 'Dan' McKinnon

Daniel Hugh 'Dan' McKinnon

Passed on: 14/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of our dear father, grandfather and great-grandfather Daniel Hugh 'Dan' McKinnon, age 81, on Jan. 14, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Dan Hughie and Margaret (Matheson) McKinnon. Dan started serving in the Canadian Armed Forces as a young man...

Mary Christina 'Tena' Bois

Mary Christina 'Tena' Bois

Born: 12/07/1955

Passed on: 15/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our dear wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend to many, Mary Christena Bois, on Jan. 15, 2016. Tena was born on July 12, 1955, the daughter of the late Simon and Helen (MacIntyre) Desveaux. Tena received her early education at St. Agnes School and Breton Education Centre....

Christina 'Tena'  Bois

Christina 'Tena' Bois

Passed on: 15/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Christina 'Tena' Bois passed away Jan. 15, 2016. Funeral arrangements, under the direction of McLellan Brothers Funeral Home, are incomplete and will be published at a later date.

Charles B.  Boutilier

Charles B. Boutilier

Born: 17/03/1932

Passed on: 15/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we the family of Charles B. Boutilier, announce his passing on Jan. 15, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. He was born in Gardiner Mines, March 17, 1932 to Charles and Lillian (Johnstone) Boutilier. Charlie lived and worked in “Upper” Gardiner his entire life. From there he owned and...

Neil  Sampson

Neil Sampson

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A chapel service which was scheduled for Wednesday, Jan. 13th will be held today, Thursday, Jan. 14th at 11 a.m. in McLellan Brothers Funeral Home, 3183 Plummer Ave., New Waterford.

Murdina Louise 'Dina' (Gouthro)  Jurcina

Murdina Louise 'Dina' (Gouthro) Jurcina

Born: 12/02/1954

Passed on: 12/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness and heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Murdina Jurcina on Jan. 12, 2016 at the An Cala Palliative Care Unit, Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Dina was born Feb. 12, 1954 and was the daughter of the late John W. and Jessie (Drover) Gouthro. Murdina’s career started while she worked for Sobeys....

Neil Charles Sampson

Neil Charles Sampson

Passed on: 08/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts the family announce the sudden passing of Neil Charles Sampson, age 69, on Jan. 8, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with his loving family at his side. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Jerome 'Jerry' and Marcella (MacPherson) Sampson. Neil worked for Kodak as a superintendent and CBC Corp. both...

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