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

Hector MacNeil

Hector MacNeil

Passed on: 01/11/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of Hector MacNeil, 67, of New Waterford on Nov. 1, 2014 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in Low Point, he was a son of the late John O. and Mary (Sheppard) MacNeil. Hector was a member of St. Joseph Church, New Victoria, currently the Parish Church of St....

Joan Arlene MacMillan

Joan Arlene MacMillan

Passed on: 31/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Joan Arlene MacMillan, 73, of New Waterford on October 31, 2014, at home. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Arthur and Mary Bernadette 'Bernie' (Boudreau) MacMillan. Joan was employed with the federal government in Manpower and Immigration for 32 years until...

Mary 'Babe' McDonald

Mary 'Babe' McDonald

Passed on: 26/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the sudden but peaceful passing of Mary 'Babe' McDonald, on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care. Born in South Bar in 1924, Babe was the daughter of the late Mayme MacNeil and stepfather Bill Cusack. Nana will be remembered as a very kind, gentle and quiet woman who loved...

Colin Bernard Gillis

Colin Bernard Gillis

Born: 16/07/1916

Passed on: 23/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We the family of Colin Bernard Gillis, mourn the loss of a wonderful husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, great-great-grandfather, uncle, cousin and friend. Colin passed away peacefully with his loving family by his side at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital, on Thursday, Oct. 23, 2014. Born in Port Hood, July 16, 1916, he was...

Justin Haggerty  Merritt

Justin Haggerty Merritt

Born: 10/12/1922

Passed on: 23/10/2014

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we, the family of Justin Merritt (Dusty Mullins), announce his passing on Oct. 23, 2014 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Justin was born in Sydney Mines Dec. 10, 1922, son of the late William and Janet (Haggerty) Merritt. He lived most of his life in Victoria Mines and he was a very active member of the...

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...

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