280 announcements for MacAskill's Funeral Home

Robert Bruce Kirkwood

Robert Bruce Kirkwood

Born: 07/08/1946

Passed on: 07/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Robert Bruce Kirkwood was born Aug. 7, 1946 in Chicago, Illinois, USA. He died peacefully Jan. 8, 2016 in Highland Manor Nursing Home in Neil’s Harbour, Victoria County, N.S. In 1962 Bob and his mother moved back to the old family home in Friendship, Wisconsin. He graduated from Adams-Friendship High School in Adams, Wisc. He was a...

Christene (MacDonald) Nicholson

Christene (MacDonald) Nicholson

Born: 05/01/2016

Passed on: 05/01/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Christene (MacDonald) Nicholson, 95, of Baddeck passed away peacefully on Jan. 5, 2016 at Victoria County Memorial Hospital surrounded by members of her loving family. Born at North River Bridge, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Margaret (Morrison) MacDonald. She was a member of Knox Presbyterian Church of Baddeck. She is survived...

Fraser (Fritz) Morrison MacLeod

Fraser (Fritz) Morrison MacLeod

Passed on: 30/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family of Fritz, announce his sudden passing on Dec. 30, 2015. He was the son of the late Dolores and A.D. MacLeod. He was a member of the Crowdis Mountain Snowmobile Club, Bras d'Or Yacht Club, CLAC, Labourer's Union, Maritime Harness Racing Association, Standardbred Canada and “The Gillis Cats."...

Harry Lamont 'Monty' Nicholson

Harry Lamont 'Monty' Nicholson

Born: 14/02/1944

Passed on: 31/12/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our loving husband, father, grandfather, brother, uncle and friend, Monty Nicholson. Monty passed away peacefully on Thursday, Dec. 31, 2015, surrounded by family at Victoria County Memorial hospital in Baddeck after a long courageous battle with cancer. Born in Baddeck, Feb. 14, 1944 he...

Frederick Arthur Hubble

Frederick Arthur Hubble

Passed on: 27/11/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Frederick Arthur Hubble, age 70, of Baddeck, N.S. passed away Nov. 27, 2015, at the Victoria General Hospital Halifax. He was the son of John Henderson and the late Connie Hubble-Henderson. Fred served 25 years in the Canadian Army Signal Corps. During 1976-1980, he served with Canadian Airborne. He served with the U.N. in Canadian Peace...

Dorothy 'Dot' Raylene (MacIntosh)  MacKenzie

Dorothy 'Dot' Raylene (MacIntosh) MacKenzie

Passed on: 09/11/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep regret and sadness that we announce the passing of Dorothy 'Dot' Raylene (MacIntosh) MacKenzie, 63, of Baddeck on Nov. 9, 2015, while vacationing with her family in Mexico. Dot was a very charismatic person who enjoyed spending time with family and friends. She was always there to give a helping hand whenever a need arose. She...

Charles 'Skip' John Maynard MacKenzie

Charles 'Skip' John Maynard MacKenzie

Passed on: 09/11/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep regret and sadness that we announce the passing of Charles 'Skip' John Maynard MacKenzie, 67, of Baddeck on Nov. 9, 2015 while vacationing, with his family, in Mexico. Skip was devoted to his only daughter and rarely missed a basketball game or skating competition. He enjoyed yacht racing and was active in the local Bras...

Laura Euphemia  Phillips

Laura Euphemia Phillips

Passed on: 12/10/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Laura Euphemia Phillips, 92, of Baddeck, N.S., passed away Oct. 12, 2015, at the Alderwood Rest Home. Born in Belle Cote, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Annie Ingraham. She attended Greenwood United Church, Baddeck. She is survived by sons, Allister, Bruce and Brian; one daughter, Mardy Weaver; sisters, Ella, Margaret, Alice...

Margaret Ann  Hanam

Margaret Ann Hanam

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Passed away peacefully on Oct. 4, 2015, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Margaret has been a resident of McGillivray Guest home, Sydney, N.S. since December 2012. She was the daughter of the late Harry and Elsie (Buchanan) Fownes. Margaret took her nurses training at the Glace Bay Hospital. She served in the Canadian Military for...

Dorothy Agnes Montgomery

Dorothy Agnes Montgomery

Born: 06/10/1921

Passed on: 17/09/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Born in Englishtown on Oct. 6, 1921 to Josie (MacDonald) and Duncan MacAskill, Dot moved across St. Ann's Bay in her late teens to work for the widowed Donald Montgomery. In her position of housekeeper/cook she provided assistance with the running of a farm, fishery, rural post office and general store. The family included Dot's contemporaries...

Hughie Columbus MacNeil

Hughie Columbus MacNeil

Passed on: 10/08/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts we announce the passing of Hughie Columbus MacNeil, 71 of Estmere, N.S. He passed away peacefully at the Victoria County Memorial Hospital on Aug. 10, 2015. He was a beloved husband, father and grandfather. He was born in Ottawa Brook, son of the late Andrew and Mary Ellen (MacDonald) MacNeil. Hughie enjoyed many visits...

Patricia 'Patsy' Ann Green

Patricia 'Patsy' Ann Green

Passed on: 30/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness that we announce the passing of our loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and aunt. Patricia 'Patsy' Ann Green, 58, passed peacefully Thursday morning, July 30, 2015, in Baddeck, surrounded by family and friends. Born and raised in North Sydney, Patsy was the daughter of the late Joseph and Margaret (Madden)...

William James  Sealey

William James Sealey

Born: 07/10/1960

Passed on: 28/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the sudden passing of our beloved husband, father, brother and uncle, William James Sealy, who passed away July 28, 2015, at the age of 54, at the Little Narrows Gypsum Plant. Born in Baddeck on Oct. 7, 1960, he resided at 61 Little Narrows Ferry Rd. with his family. He was the son of late Delbert...

Norman Overdijk

Norman Overdijk

Born: 22/11/1960

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Born in Belleville, Ont., Nov. 22, 1960 to John and the late Wilma Overdijk. Norm is survived by his wife Murdena (Jenkins) of 25 years; sons Joshua and Luke and daughter Lucia (his special angel); father John; brother Herman (Yvonne), many nieces and nephews. He also leaves behind his special companions Lily and Thunder. Norm was a 'one of a...

Grace Ann MacDonald

Grace Ann MacDonald

Born In: North Shore, Canada

Passed on: 04/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Grace Ann MacDonald, 77 of Baddeck, formerly of North Shore, Victoria County, died July 4, 2015, at Victoria County Memorial Hospital. Born in North Shore, she was the daughter of the late Donald and Tain (MacLeod) MacDonald. Grace Ann was predeceased by her longtime partner, Chal Fownes; brother, Stewart MacDonald and sister-in-law, Kathryn...

Roddie Edward MacNeil

Roddie Edward MacNeil

Passed on: 07/07/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Roddie Edward MacNeil, 83, of Grass Cove, Victoria County, N.S. died July 7, 2015 at the Victoria County Memorial Hospital. Born in Grass Cove on Oct. 13, 1931, he was the son of the late James S. and Mary (MacInnis) MacNeil. Roddie was retired from the Little Narrow Gypsum and a lifelong member of St. Columba Parish, Iona. He is...

Mary Christine (MacInnis) Shaw

Mary Christine (MacInnis) Shaw

Born: 16/02/1924

Passed on: 20/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Christine (MacInnis) Shaw passed away Saturday, June 20, 2015, at the Victoria County Memorial Hospital. Born in Roseburn, N.S. on Feb. 16, 1924, she was the daughter of the late Dan Norman and Sadie MacInnis. Mary was a member of the Greenwood United Church. Mary met her lifelong partner Alex and settled in Baddeck where they brought up...

Brian Allison  Sealy

Brian Allison Sealy

Born: 02/09/1965

Passed on: 02/06/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the death of our beloved brother and uncle, Brian Allison Sealy, who passed away on June 2, 2015 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Baddeck on Sept. 2, 1965, he resided at Chemoi Group Home, Cheticamp. Brian was the son of the late Delbert Sealy and the late Audrey Pardoe. He was...

Hector Joseph MacDonald

Hector Joseph MacDonald

Passed on: 23/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Hector Joseph MacDonald, 90, died May 23, 2015, at the Alderwood Nursing Home in Baddeck, N.S. Born in Gillis Point, he was the son of the late Hector and Mary (Dickson) MacDonald. Hector spent most of his life on the family homestead in Gillis Point before moving back to Baddeck in 2007. He is survived by one brother, John (Marie),...

Mary Elizabeth Morrison

Mary Elizabeth Morrison

Born In: Truro, Canada
Born: 21/09/1949

Passed in: Goose Cove, Canada
Passed on: 21/05/2015

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Elizabeth Morrison of Goose Cove, Victoria Co., passed away on May 21, 2015, at age 65. She was the daughter of the late Rev. Allister and Margaret Morrison of Truro, and was born on Sept. 21, 1949. She will be greatly missed by her partner of many years, Stanley Knowles, as well as by her sisters, Barbara Johnston (Brian) of Mississauga,...

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