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

JOHN 'BUTCH' MCGILLIVRAY

JOHN 'BUTCH' MCGILLIVRAY

Born: 21/07/1945

Passed on: 15/02/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and love that we, the family, announce the passing of John "Butch" McGillivray, 71, on February 15th, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, surrounded by his loving family. Butch was a loving father, grandfather, great-grandfather and brother. He was born on July 21st, 1945 in New Waterford to the late Angus and...

Ralph Bernard Corbett

Ralph Bernard Corbett

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Ralph Bernard Corbett, age 55, after a courageous battle with cancer on Sunday, February 12, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney with his family by his side. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of Brenda (Morgan) and the late Bernie Corbett. Ralph was a...

Nathan Gregory MacMullin

Nathan Gregory MacMullin

Passed on: 29/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness and heavy hearts that we, the family, announce the passing of Nathan Gregory MacMullin, 26, on Sunday, January 29, 2017. Born in Sydney, he was a son of Cora MacMullin and the late William 'Billy' Polegato. Nathan loved animals and would do anything in his power to keep them safe. He also enjoyed fixing bicycles and...

Ronald Frederick ‘Ron’  Challner

Ronald Frederick ‘Ron’ Challner

Born: 08/08/1949

Passed on: 20/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing of Ron Frederick Challner at the age of 67. Ron passed away peacefully on January 20, 2017, at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital with his loving family by his side. Born in Boissevain, MB, August 8, 1949, he was the son of the late Albert and Florence Challner and was the youngest of...

Shirley Alberta  MacPherson

Shirley Alberta MacPherson

Born: 30/03/1930

Passed on: 20/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With hearts broken but memories everlasting, we announce the passing of our beloved Shirley. After a life well lived Shirley MacPherson, age 86 passed away peacefully, Friday, January 20th, 2017 with her loving family by her side. Born March 30th, 1930, Shirley was raised and spent her entire life in New Waterford, N.S. She was the daughter of...

Joseph  Meagher

Joseph Meagher

Born: 15/07/1917

Passed on: 03/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Joseph Meagher, age 99, on Tuesday, January 3rd, 2017, at Taigh Na Mara Veterans Wing, Glace Bay. Born in Brook Village on July 15th, 1917, he was the son of the late Lauchie and Catherine (Maclellan) Meagher of Brook Village, Nova Scotia. Joe served as a WWII Veteran as a member of the...

GREGORY "GREG" JUDE SR. BOONE

GREGORY "GREG" JUDE SR. BOONE

Born: 18/04/1936

Passed on: 03/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Our sadness is profound as we share the news of the passing of a kind and wonderful husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, father-in-law, uncle, cousin and brother-in-law on Tuesday morning, Jan. 3, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital in Sydney. Born in New Waterford on April 18, 1936, Greg was the son of the late Catherine...

Natasha Theresa Leadbeater

Natasha Theresa Leadbeater

Passed on: 01/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Natasha Theresa Leadbeater, 26, of Ft. McMurray Alberta, regret to announce the untimely passing of our daughter, spouse, mother, sister, niece, cousin and friend, on Sunday, January 1, 2017. Born in New Waterford N.S. to Shirley Leadbeater and Billy Long, Natasha went to Breton Education Centre and then, in 2009, relocated to...

ANNA THERESA BURKE

ANNA THERESA BURKE

Passed on: 01/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Anna Theresa Burke, 87, of New Waterford on Sunday, January 1st , 2017 at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital surrounded by her loving family . Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Francis and Christine (Roach ) Poirier. Anna is survived by her sisters, Hilda...

Rose Maria (Cestnick) Furlong

Rose Maria (Cestnick) Furlong

Passed on: 01/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Rose Furlong, 86, on Sunday, January 1, 2017, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Louis and Theresa Cestnick. Surviving are her two daughters; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Rose is the wife of the late...

Louis (Thomas) Nearing

Louis (Thomas) Nearing

Born: 06/04/1933

Passed on: 01/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, Shannon and Steve, announce the peaceful and dignified passing of a truly great man and ‘Favourite Old Guy’, our Dad, (Thomas) Louis Nearing at Maple Hill Manor on January 1, 2017. Born in New Waterford on April 6, 1933, he was the eldest child born to the late Rose (Strang) and William (Bill) Nearing. Receiving...

James Leonard Jimmy Jake MacNeil

James Leonard Jimmy Jake MacNeil

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with the deepest and utmost sympathy we, the family, announce the sudden passing of our beloved father, husband, brother, Papa and friend to so many, James Leonard ‘Jimmy Jake’ MacNeil on December 29, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital surrounded by his loving family at the age of 67. Jimmy was born on July 5, 1949, the 2nd...

Louis  Fiore

Louis Fiore

Born: 31/03/1930

Passed on: 24/12/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest sorrow that we, the family, announce the unexpected passing of Louis Fiore, 86 of New Waterford after a brief illness on Saturday, December 24, 2016 in the Halifax Infirmary, Halifax. Born in Whitney Pier on March 31, 1930, he was the son of the late Giovanni and Jenny (Copan) Fiore. Louie was a steelworker for 38 years and...

Patricia ‘Pat’ Woodland

Patricia ‘Pat’ Woodland

Passed on: 20/12/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Patricia 'Pat' Woodland, 84, of New Waterford on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 in the An Cala Palliative Care Unit at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late David and Sarah (McCarthy) Corbett. Pat was a member of Calvin United...

JESSIE NEMIS

JESSIE NEMIS

Passed on: 12/12/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Jessie Nemis at home on Dec. 12, 2016. Born in New Waterford, she was the eldest daughter of the late Joe and Annie (McIsaac) White. Surviving are her husband of 49 years, Dinnie Nemis; children, Karen (Jeff) Ramsay, Truro, Cheryl (Joel) LeBlanc, Victoria Mines; grandchildren, Meaghan...

ALBERT "DOINKS" MACDONALD

ALBERT "DOINKS" MACDONALD

Passed on: 09/12/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Albert MacDonald, 73, of New Waterford on Friday, December 9, 2016 at the New Waterford Hospital surrounded by his family and exceptional nursing staff. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Angus and Mary (MacDonald) MacDonald. Albert leaves behind a special legacy through his...

Paul  MacLellan

Paul MacLellan

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of our husband, father, brother and uncle, Paul MacLellan, age 76, on Thursday, December 8, 2016, at the New Waterford Hospital, with his loving family by his side. Born in New Waterford on August 26, 1940, he was the son of the late John and Flora MacLellan. Paul was a coal miner for 31years....

Olga D Abraham

Olga D Abraham

Born: 30/03/1938

Passed on: 02/12/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with saddened hearts that we announce the sudden passing of a loving sister, aunt, grand-aunt and friend. Olga, age 78, passed away unexpectedly but peacefully December 2, 2016, at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with her loving family at her side. Born in New Waterford, March 30, 1938, she was the daughter of the late Joseph...

Margaret Mary MacLeod

Margaret Mary MacLeod

Passed on: 02/12/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Margaret Mary MacLeod, age 87, formerly of New Waterford, passed away on Friday, December 2, 2016 at Harbourstone Enhanced Care Facility, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Daniel ‘Piper Dan’ and Mary (MacDonald) MacLeod. Margaret was a former member of St. Agnes Church. She loved to dance and listen to Scottish...

BRIAN JOSEPH MACEACHERN

BRIAN JOSEPH MACEACHERN

Born: 01/01/1955

Passed on: 30/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we announce the sudden passing of our father, brother, grandfather, Brian Joseph MacEachern, 61, at his sister’s home in New Waterford, on Wednesday, November 30, 2016. Born in New Waterford on January 1, 1955, he was the son of Jeanette (Pirotte) and the late Harold MacEachern. Brian was retired from the Reserves after 37...

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