907 announcements for Furlong-Jones Funeral Home (Amherst)

H. Elly  Desplanque

H. Elly Desplanque

Published in the Amherst News.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of H. "Elly" Desplanque-Deventer, age 88, of Amherst. After a courageous battle with COPD, Elly passed away peacefully at home with her daughter by her side on Wednesday, August 24, 2016. Born in Velsen, Netherlands, she was a daughter of the late Cornelis and Marchje (Reinds) Deventer....

Gloria Pearl  Anderson

Gloria Pearl Anderson

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Gloria Pearl Anderson, age 85, of Springhill, NS. Gloria passed away at All Saints Hospital, Springhill on Monday, August 22, 2016, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Springhill, NS, she was a daughter of the late Edward and Rhoda (Boss) Spence. Gloria was a dedicated wife, mother and...

Ernest ‘Ross’  Creed

Ernest ‘Ross’ Creed

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ernest "Ross" Creed at the age of 86, on July 26, 2016 at the Ottawa General Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario. He was a son of the late Frank and Jessie Alice (Beaton) Creed. Ross devoted his whole life to the military, 32 years as a proud member of the Royal Canadian Signals Corps and 30...

Beryl Gertrude  MacGillivary

Beryl Gertrude MacGillivary

Published in the Amherst News.

FENWICK – It is with sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Beryl Gertrude MacGillivary, age 81, of Fenwick, NS. Beryl passed away at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on Wednesday, August 17, 2016. Born in Fenwick, NS, she was a daughter of the late Osborne and Nellie (Smith) Ripley. Beryl loved to cook, sew and crochet...

Jeffrey Peter Gallant

Jeffrey Peter Gallant

Published in the Amherst News.

AMHERST – It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Jeffrey Peter Gallant, age 47, of Yarmouth, NS, formerly of Amherst, NS. Jeff passed away at his home on Sunday, August 14, 2016. Born in Amherst, NS, he was a son of Raymond and Judy (Casey) Gallant, both of Amherst. Jeff attended Sir Charles Tupper elementary school in Warren,...

Jean  Smith

Jean Smith

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

AMHERST – Jean Eleanor Smith (nee Dunbar) RN Retired, of Amherst passed away on August 14, 2016 in Shinimicas. Born May 11, 1929 in Port Howe to the late John Fraser & Sarah A. (MacDonald) Dunbar. Jean was the youngest of five sisters, all of whom were Nurses. She and her sister Sybil graduated in 1952 from Amherst Highland View Hospital. She...

Kenneth Gilbert

Kenneth Gilbert

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

Kenneth Gilbert Nov 11, 1926 - Jul 30, 2016 SPRINGHILL, AMHERST - It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Kenneth Roy Gilbert, 89, formerly of Springhill, and now of Amherst, on July 30, 2016 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre. Ken began working full time at the young age of fifteen. After being rejected by the...

Etta Arvilla Maddison

Etta Arvilla Maddison

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

Etta Arvilla Maddison, 94, of Springhill, and formerly of Oxford, NS, passed away peacefully at the High Crest Nursing home on Thursday, July 21, 2016. Born In Oxford, Etta was a daughter of the late C. Clayton and Bessie (Mattinson) Knight. Etta worked in Jack's Shoe Repair with her husband for many years and was known throughout the county....

Roland Paul Dulong

Roland Paul Dulong

Published in the Amherst News.

Springhill - With his family present, Roland Paul Dulong, 57, of Springhill, was called to be with his Lord and Saviour, suddenly and unexpectedly on Wednesday, July 20, 2016 in Halifax. Born in Quinan, NS, Roland was a son of the late Albert and Alma (Doucet) Dulong. Roland was happy when teaching and had taught social studies and Extended...

Dorothy Henwood

Dorothy Henwood

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

Dorothy Irene Colwell Henwood It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Dorothy Irene Colwell Henwood, age 93, of Springhill, NS. Dorothy passed away peacefully at the East Cumberland Lodge, Pugwash in the early morning of Friday, July 15, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Saint John, NB, she was a daughter of the late...

Margaret Haynes

Margaret Haynes

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

It is with great sadness we announce the passing of Margaret Jennie (Jackson) (Twaddle) Haynes, age 88, of Tidnish Cross Roads N.S. and Gables Lodge, Amherst, N.S. on July 5th 2016. Born in Lorneville, N.S. she was a daughter of the late George and Nellie (Felthem) Jackson. She is survived by daughters, Carole Jackson, St. Maurice, PQ, Jane...

Douglas Joseph  Laurie

Douglas Joseph Laurie

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

Douglas Joseph Laurie, age 86, passed away on Thursday, July 7, 2016 at Cumberland Regional Health Care Center. Born in Springhill, NS, he was a son of the late John and Amy (Buck) Laurie. Doug was a Coal Miner in Springhill, an avid hunter and fisherman. He enjoyed spending time at his camp in West Lake. Above all, Doug loved his family,...

John James Colson

John James Colson

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

John James Colson, age 95, of Amherst, NS, passed away peacefully at East Cumberland Lodge on Friday, July 1 2016 surrounded by his family. He was the son of the late Michael and Mary (Baznar) Colson. John was born in Glace Bay, NS in 1920. He joined the Cape Breton Highlanders in 1939 and served in the North Nova Highlanders overseas. He...

Marjorie Chapman

Marjorie Chapman

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

The death of Marjorie Chapman, 88, of Springhill, occurred on Saturday June 25, 2016 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre. Born in Springhill, Marge was a daughter of the late Thomas and Minnie (Buck) Chell. Marge was a member of the Springhill United Church and the Rebekah's Eastern Star, Pythian Sisters, as well as the Springhill...

Donald Clayton Smith

Donald Clayton Smith

Published in the The Citizen-Record (Nova Scotia).

Donald Clayton Smith, 68, of Springhill, passed away suddenly at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre on Sunday, June 26, 2016. Born in Springhill, Donald was a son of late Clayton Smith and Donna Foster. He had been a meat cutter for twenty-five years, known throughout the county as "The Meat Man". Following that, he dedicated more...

Dorothy "Dot"  White

Dorothy "Dot" White

Published in the Amherst News.

It is with heavy hearts that the family of Dorothy "Dot" White, 89 of Springhill regrets to inform that Dorothy has passed away on June 17, 2016 at the High Crest Nursing Home in Springhill. Dorothy loved dancing and music. She had a great sense of humor and a quick wit. Dorothy is survived by her son, Borden White ( Heather ) of Springhill,...

Leita Clements

Leita Clements

Published in the Amherst News.

Leita A. Clements, 91 years of age, of Amherst, passed away on Monday, June 13, 2016 at the Northumberland Hall. Born in Amherst, she was a daughter of the late Arnold & Jessie (Bacon) Baxter. Leita was a master hairdresser. She owned and operated Rita's Beauty Shop for over 25 years. She was a member of the 1st Baptist Church. Leita was a...

Jean Mytruk

Jean Mytruk

Published in the Amherst News.

The death of Jean E. Mytruk occurred on June 11, 2016 at Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre. Born in 1928, she was the daughter of the late Robert M. and Blanche (Sanger) Fillmore. She attended school in Amherst and was a graduate of the St. Charles Commercial School. In her younger years, she was active in sports, especially basketball,...

Cecelia "Cece"  Weatherbee

Cecelia "Cece" Weatherbee

Published in the Amherst News.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Cecelia "Cece" Weatherbee, age 64, of Amherst, NS. Cece passed away on Sunday, June 5, 2016 at the Cumberland Regional Health Care Centre with family by her side. Born in Sackville, NB, she was a daughter of the late Lorne and Laura (Lorette) Wolfe. Cece worked for 32 years at the...

James Allen Reid

James Allen Reid

Published in the Amherst News.

Surrounded by his loving family, James Allen Reid, 76, of Springhill, passed away peacefully on Wednesday June 8, 2016, at All Saint's Hospital. Jim was a son of the late Allen and Julia (Adams) Reid. Jim had spent many years with Stedmans Retail Stores as owner and management throughout Canada. Upon retirement he pursued his love of cabinet...

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