366 announcements for V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home (New Waterford)

Bernard Edward 'Bernie' Conrod

Bernard Edward 'Bernie' Conrod

Passed on: 16/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Bernard Edward 'Bernie' Conrod, 76, of New Waterford on Oct. 16, 2014 at home. Born in Dartmouth, N.S., he was a son of the late Edward and Geraldine (Cooper) Conrod. Bernie was a truck driver with Empire Transportation Ltd. for over 20 years. His favourite pastimes, other...

Raymond Fraser 'Yogi'  Kearney

Raymond Fraser 'Yogi' Kearney

Passed on: 13/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of Raymond Fraser 'Yogi' Kearney, 74, on Oct. 13, 2014 at Celtic Court Nursing Home, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Clarence and Cornelia (MacLellan) Kearney. Raymond was with the Canadian Armed Forces for 23 years, serving as a para-trooper and retiring...

Melvin Bernard Quinn

Melvin Bernard Quinn

Passed on: 11/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Mr. Melvin Quinn on Saturday, Oct. 11, 2014. Melvin passed away with his family at his side, at the Harbour View Hospital, Sydney Mines, where he had resided for the past two years. Born in Sydney, Melvin was the son of the late Edward Joseph and Gertrude (Brennan) Quinn. He was a longtime...

Katherine Marie 'Kathy' Gillis

Katherine Marie 'Kathy' Gillis

Passed on: 12/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Katherine Marie 'Kathy' Gillis, 56, of Harbourstone Enhanced Care, formerly of 9th Street, New Waterford on Oct. 12, 2014 at Harbourstone. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Hugh and Gatha (Fortune) Gillis. Kathy was a member of the Parish Church of St....

Bernard 'Bernie' Charles  Marsh

Bernard 'Bernie' Charles Marsh

Born: 15/05/1970

Passed in: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Passed on: 30/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts we announce the sudden passing of Bernard Charles Marsh, 44, on Tuesday, Sept. 30, 2014 at his home in Regina, Sask. Born May 15, 1970 in New Waterford, Bernie was the son of Dorothy ‘Dot' MacKinnon and the late Bernie Marsh. Along with his mother, he is survived by his stepfather, Bernie McLellan; brothers, John,...

Russell Bernard 'Durango' Petrie

Russell Bernard 'Durango' Petrie

Passed on: 04/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Russell Bernard 'Durango' Petrie, 80, of Scotchtown, on Saturday, Oct. 4, 2014, at home. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Patrick and Amanda (Schroder) Petrie. Durango was a miner for over 40 years and a volunteer firefighter with Scotchtown Volunteer Fire...

Bernie  Marsh

Bernie Marsh

Passed in: Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada
Passed on: 30/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow we announce the passing of Bernie Marsh, 44, of Regina, formerly of New Waterford, on Sept. 30, 2014 at home in Regina. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at this time and will be announced by V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford, at a later date. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at:...

James Francis 'Bacon' MacPherson

James Francis 'Bacon' MacPherson

Passed on: 28/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the peaceful passing of James Francis 'Bacon' MacPherson, 73, of New Waterford on Sept. 28, 2014 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Jim and Veronica (MacGillivary) MacPherson. Bacon worked for over 40 years in Lingan and Phalen...

Vernon Joseph Pettigrew

Vernon Joseph Pettigrew

Passed on: 27/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we are announcing the sudden passing of Vernon Pettigrew, Vernon passed away Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, with his family by his side. Born in Springhill, Nova Scotia, he was the son of the late Vela and Annie (Bauld) Hebert. Vernon was a care free person who will be remembered...

Pearl Elizabeth Buffett

Pearl Elizabeth Buffett

Born In: Westville, Canada

Passed in: New Waterford, Canada
Passed on: 24/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Pearl Elizabeth Buffett, 97, of Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at the manor. Born in Westville, N.S., she was a daughter of the late Edward D. and Flora Ann (MacDonald) McKenzie. Pearl was a member of the former St. Agnes parish, currently the Parish...

Ronald Frederick 'Ronnie'  Dupe

Ronald Frederick 'Ronnie' Dupe

Born: 29/07/1935

Passed on: 17/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the death of our brother and father Ronald Frederick Dupe on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 2014 after a long illness at Taigh Solas Nursing Home, North Sydney. Ronnie was born on July 29, 1935 to parents, the late James and Ellen (Nellie Power) Dupe. Ronnie is survived by his siblings, Doug (Ruth), Albert...

Terry Porquet

Terry Porquet

Passed on: 15/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Terry Porquet, beloved husband of Brenda (Woodland), passed away suddenly on Sept. 15, 2014, at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Harry and Elizabeth (Kendall) Porquet. There will be no visitation. Cremation has taken place under the care and direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New...

Margaret Smith

Margaret Smith

Passed on: 08/09/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that the family of Margaret announce her peaceful passing on Sept. 8, 2014, at 11 p.m. in New Waterford Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late John and Euphemia (MacKinnon) Campbell. Margaret was a member of Calvin United Church, New Waterford. She enjoyed her TV shows, pet cats, shopping and...

Arthur John  James

Arthur John James

Passed on: 29/08/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that the family announce the passing of their beloved brother, Arthur James at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, on Friday, Aug. 29, 2014. Born in Scotchtown, he was the son of the late Neil and Lillian (Stachowiak) James. Arthur was a former resident of the Braemore Home, Sydney and recently The Cove Guest...

Charles Joseph 'Ripper' Romard

Charles Joseph 'Ripper' Romard

Passed on: 07/07/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A funeral mass of celebration for Charles ‘Ripper’ Romard, who passed away July 7, 2014, will be held on Friday, Aug. 29, at 10 a.m. in the Parish Church of St. Leonard, Mount Carmel Avenue, with Fr. Ray Huntley officiating. Burial will be in Mount Carmel Cemetery with a luncheon to follow at the Army, Navy, Airforce, Unit 217, New...

Walter Dennis MacNeil

Walter Dennis MacNeil

Passed on: 22/08/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Walter MacNeil, 87, of Sydney, formerly of New Victoria, on Aug. 22, 2014 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Hector and Rebecca (Garland) MacNeil. Walter was a brick layer by trade and a member of the BACU Brick Layers...

Marie Agnes  MacDonald

Marie Agnes MacDonald

Passed on: 10/08/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness we announce the passing of Marie Agnes MacDonald, 83, of New Waterford on Aug. 10, 2014 at Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Andrew and Delilah (Kennedy) MacDonald. Marie was a resident of Maple Hill Manor since March of 2005. She had a great fondness for children and...

Patricia Catherine  Poirier

Patricia Catherine Poirier

Passed on: 20/08/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Patricia Catherine Poirier ,age 83 of New Waterford, passed away peacefully at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2014 after a brief illness. Patricia loved spending winters in Florida and playing electronic card games. She is survived by her daughter, Michele (Steve); sons, Patrick, Wayne (Laurie); grandsons, Michael,...

MARY CATHERINE 'KAY' MACDONALD

MARY CATHERINE 'KAY' MACDONALD

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Mary Catherine ‘Kay’ MacDonald, 93 - New Waterford It is with sadness that we announce the death of Kay (Mary Catherine) MacFarlane Basler MacDonald at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital Sydney N.S. on August 14, 2014. Kay was the daughter of Hugh MacFarlane and Mary Ellen (Molly) Moran. She was born on February 10, 1921 in Margaree,...

ALBERT LEONARD COPAN

ALBERT LEONARD COPAN

Passed on: 15/08/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Albert Leonard 'Snuff' Copan - 84, Scotchtown It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of Albert Leonard Copan, 84, of Scotchtown, on Aug. 15, 2014 at New Waterford Hospital. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Gus and Elizabeth (Jacobi) Copan. Albert was a member of the former St. Michael Church in...

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