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

ANNA THERESA BURKE

ANNA THERESA BURKE

Passed on: 01/01/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A graveside service will be held for Anna Theresa Burke, 87, of New Waterford who passed away Sunday, January 1, 2017. The service will take place on Friday, June 30 at 11:30 a.m. in Mount Carmel Cemetery with Fr. Ray Huntley officiating. Following the burial, there will be a luncheon held at St. Leonard’s Hall on Convent Street. Funeral...

Bernard ‘Bernie’ Kenneth White

Bernard ‘Bernie’ Kenneth White

Born: 25/04/1959

Passed on: 24/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we say farewell to a loving father, son, brother, cousin, and friend, Bernard ‘Bernie’ Kenneth White. Watched over by his loving family, Bernie passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Saturday, June 24, 2017. Bernie was born on April 25, 1959 and raised in New Waterford by parents Simon and Roberta...

Charles Robert MacPhee

Charles Robert MacPhee

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of Charles Robert MacPhee, age 77, on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with family by his side. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late William Douglas and Hannah Mary ( Gaulton) MacPhee. Charles was a mine supervisor and worked with Devco in...

Patrick Francis ‘Frank’ Madden

Patrick Francis ‘Frank’ Madden

Passed on: 20/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Patrick Francis 'Frank' Madden, 79, of New Waterford on Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at Victoria Haven Nursing Home, Glace Bay, after a brief battle with Dementia. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late James T. and Mary (Wilson) Madden. Frank was a member of Mount...

Mike Kennedy

Mike Kennedy

Passed on: 10/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family announce the passing of Mike Kennedy, age 68, on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, Mike was the youngest son of the late Archie and Maddie (Hutchison) Kennedy. He was a member of the former St. Agnes Parish and more recently the Parish of St....

Catherine ‘Peggy’ (Gillis) MacIntyre

Catherine ‘Peggy’ (Gillis) MacIntyre

Passed on: 06/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Catherine 'Peggy' (Gillis) MacIntyre, 93, on Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the Maple Hill Manor, New Waterford. Born in South West Margaree, she was a daughter of the late Angus and Elizabeth (MacDonald) Gillis. Peggy lived on Farquhar Road in...

MARGARET  WOLFE

MARGARET WOLFE

Passed on: 04/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Margaret Wolfe, 87, of New Victoria passed away peacefully on June 4, 2017, at Harbourstone Enhanced Care, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, Margaret was the daughter of the late Archie and Mae (Leadbeater) Hutchinson. In earlier years, Margaret worked in several jobs in New Waterford. She volunteered with the United Church Women and was Past...

Wallace Edward  Tighe

Wallace Edward Tighe

Born: 29/06/1928

Passed on: 03/06/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we, the family of Wallace Tighe, age 88, announce his passing. Wallace passed away surrounded by his loving family on June 3, 2017 at the Glace Bay Hospital. Born in New Waterford, June 29, 1928, he was the son of the late Thomas and Catherine (Turnbull) Tighe, and was the last surviving member of his immediate family....

Carl Joseph Getto

Carl Joseph Getto

Passed on: 28/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Born in Inverness, Nova Scotia, in 1930, Carl passed away at home in New Waterford on May 28, 2017, surrounded by the people he loved. We said goodbye to a husband, father, grandfather, brother, and friend. His journey was long and hard but he is now at peace. Carl's parents were Hungarian immigrant Joseph Getto and Margaree native Matilda...

BERNARD JOSEPH EDWARDS

BERNARD JOSEPH EDWARDS

Passed on: 29/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Bernard Joseph Edwards, 73, of New Waterford on May 29, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Nora Edwards. Bernie was employed with the Adult Vocational Training Center in Point Edward for over 25 years. He was an avid...

Charles G.  MacLeod

Charles G. MacLeod

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

A Funeral Mass of celebration will take place (Today) Monday, May 29 at 10 a.m. in the Parish Church of St. Leonard, Mount Carmel Avenue, New Waterford, with Fr. Ray Huntley officiating with a luncheon to follow at the K.O.C. Hall, Plummer Ave., New Waterford. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Manion Alexander  MacLennan

Manion Alexander MacLennan

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Visitation will be held (Today) Monday, May 29, 2017 from 1 p.m. until the time of the funeral service at 3 p.m., all in V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith St., New Waterford with Deacon Leo Penny officiating. Interment will be in St. Joseph’s Cemetery, New Victoria. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at...

Manion Alexandra MacLennan

Manion Alexandra MacLennan

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Manion A. MacLennan, age 78, are sad to announce his peaceful passing on May 25, 2017 at Maple Hill Manor , New Waterford. Born in Inverness on April 28, 1939, he was the son of the late Alexander D. MacLennan and Jessie (MacQuarrie) MacLennan. In his younger years, he worked in Toronto at various jobs. Manion enjoyed going to...

Charles G. MacLeod

Charles G. MacLeod

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the peaceful passing of our dad, Charlie Macleod, on Wednesday, May 24, 2017 at home with his wife by his side. In his early life, he worked as a coal miner for 30 plus years. Charlie was involved in local politics and was a town councillor in New Waterford. He was also involved in many other...

Karen Ann Heffernan

Karen Ann Heffernan

Passed on: 19/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we, the family, announce the sudden passing of Karen Ann Heffernan, age 53, on Friday, May 19, 2017. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Janis (McMullin) and James Heffernan. Karen was a light in everyone’s life that knew her. She was a loving mother, sister, aunt and friend that would do anything...

Joseph Julian ‘Joe’ ‘Hush’ McNeil

Joseph Julian ‘Joe’ ‘Hush’ McNeil

Passed on: 22/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sorrow that we, the family, announce the passing of Joe McNeil, 67, on Monday, May 22, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Neil and Meross (Vanderbrook) McNeil. Joe was a member of the former Mount Carmel Church, currently the Parish Church of St. Leonard. He was a...

KAREN ANN HEFFERNAN

KAREN ANN HEFFERNAN

Passed on: 19/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Karen Ann Heffernan, 53, of New Victoria, passed away Friday, May 19, 2017. Funeral arrangements, under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford, are incomplete at this time and will be announced at a later date. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Ronnie Spencer

Ronnie Spencer

Born: 13/05/1968

Passed on: 17/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We regret to inform you of the passing of a wonderful father, son, brother, and friend, Ronnie Spencer, 49, after a long fight with Huntington's disease, on May 17, 2017. He was surrounded by his two beautiful daughters and their mom at the An Cala Palliative Care Unit in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford May 13,...

Ella ’Little Ella’ Woodland

Ella ’Little Ella’ Woodland

Passed on: 14/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Ella Woodland, 63, on May 14, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Lawrence and Ella (Johnston) MacKinnon. Ella was a member of St. Leonard’s Church. She loved spending time with her family, especially her...

Leona Harte (MacLellan)

Leona Harte (MacLellan)

Passed on: 13/05/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts, we the family of Leona Harte, age 76, regret to announce her passing on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at home. Born in Inverness, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Leona (Copan) MacLellan. Leona enjoyed going out for drives, scratching crossword tickets and having her family around her; especially her grandchildren and...

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