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

Stella ‘Freda’  Young

Stella ‘Freda’ Young

Passed on: 11/10/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Stella ‘Freda’ Young, age 92, passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Wednesday, October 11, 2017, is also survived by a grandson, Hunter York MacIsaac. Online condolences to the family can be expressed through the funeral home website: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Stella 'Freda' Young

Stella 'Freda' Young

Born In: Souris, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Passed on: 11/10/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of a loving mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, aunt and friend, Stella ‘Freda’ Young, age 92, passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital on Wednesday, October 11, 2017. Born in Souis, P.E.I, she was the daughter of the late Hilda LaVie. Freda was a member of...

Brian MacEachern

Brian MacEachern

Passed in: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
Passed on: 02/10/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Brian MacEachern on Monday, October 2, 2017 at the QE2 Halifax Infirmary surrounded by his loving family, at the age of 63. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late Neil and Kathleen 'Kay' (Hamilton) MacEachern. Brian resided in Windsor, Nova Scotia. He was a member...

Casilda Eileen  GILLIS

Casilda Eileen GILLIS

Passed on: 01/10/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, aunt and friend. Casilda, age 94, passed away at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital on Sunday, October 1, 2017. Born in Sydney Mines, she was the daughter of the late William and Sarah Ann (Bonner) Bonnar. She was a...

BLAIR GERARD DESVEAUX

BLAIR GERARD DESVEAUX

Passed on: 24/09/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with sadness that we announce the passing of Blair Gerard Desveaux, 54, of New Waterford on September 24, 2017 at home surrounded by his loving family. Born in Glace Bay, he was a son of the late Lubin and Lucy (Chapdelaine) Desveaux. Blair loved camping and spent many summers in Mira Water Park; his second home. He was a Montreal...

Harold Francis  Young

Harold Francis Young

Passed on: 19/09/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Harold Francis Young, 76, of New Victoria on September 19, 2017 at home. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late Harold and Helen (MacEachern) Young. Harold was a coal miner in the area for over 30 years. He was also a heavy duty mechanic at Chrysler in Mississauga,...

PATRICIA  CADDEN COOK

PATRICIA CADDEN COOK

Passed on: 07/09/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deep sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Patricia Cadden Cook, 50, of New Waterford, on September 7, 2017. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Alfred and Violet (Wadden) Cadden. Patricia was a hair stylist for over 30 years working primarily for Magicuts in Sydney where she finished as location...

Lorna Marie Doucette

Lorna Marie Doucette

Passed on: 26/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On August 26, 2017 our mother Lorna (MacKinnon) Doucette passed away at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. It was a beautiful calm morning and knowing that her husband Johnny had been patiently waiting for her, she decided to finally join him and go fishing. Before mom passed away, she said; "you know your father has had plenty of time...

JIMMY WARBURTON

JIMMY WARBURTON

Passed on: 23/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On Wednesday, August 23, 2017, our brother, Jimmy, was called to heaven to join his parents, Regina (McLeod) and Gordon, while surrounded by his loving family. Jimmy was born in New Waterford, NS. At the age of 18, he moved to Ontario where he worked for 25 years as a PCW at Sheridan Villa Nursing Home in Mississauga. He lovingly entertained...

Cody Alexander Burke

Cody Alexander Burke

Born: 17/11/1996

Passed on: 11/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts we announce the passing of our beloved, Cody Alexander Burke, who was taken much too soon on August 11, 2017. Cody was born on November 17, 1996 to his loving parents Joe and Sandra (Moran) Burke. Besides his parents, Cody leaves behind his big brother, Nicholas (Katherine and their puppy, Molly); his fur sister, Zoe,...

Anastasia MacSween

Anastasia MacSween

Born: 28/09/1917

Passed on: 10/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our mother, grand, great and great-great grandmother, Anastasia MacSween, in her 100th year, on August 8, 2017 at home surrounded by her loving family. Born September 28, 1917 in Thorburn, Nova Scotia, she was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary- Jane (MacInnis) MacNeil....

Edward ‘Eddie’  Coish

Edward ‘Eddie’ Coish

Passed on: 04/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we announce the peaceful passing of Eddie Coish, age 77, at home with his wife by his side after a short battle with cancer on Friday, August 4, 2017. Born in New Waterford, he was the son of the late William and Louise (Rose) Coish. Ed worked in the coal mines, No. 12 and Lingan Mine for 37 years. He was an avid dart...

Jean  Hicks

Jean Hicks

Born: 20/12/1923

Passed on: 05/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Born on December 20, 1923 in Gladbeck, Germany, passed away on August 5, 2017 in the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, NS. She was the only daughter of Karl and Mary (Hajek) Chesal, both of Czechoslovakia, which prompted her to sometimes refer to herself as a Bogus Czech. She immigrated to Canada with her family in 1923, settling in River...

Patrick John O’Flaherty

Patrick John O’Flaherty

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heartfelt sadness we announce the passing of our beloved husband, father, grandfather and brother, Patrick John O’Flaherty, 83, on August 3, 2017 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, after a brief illness. Born in Lingan, he was the son of the late Patrick and Elizabeth (Murphy) O’Flaherty. During his lifetime he worked...

JUDITH ANN TIGHE

JUDITH ANN TIGHE

Born: 17/06/1964

Passed on: 02/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

On August 2, 2017 I lost the light of my life, Judy. She was born June 17, 1964 to me, Polly (McMullin) and the late Tommy Tighe. Judy peacefully passed away at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital with her loving family by her side. Judy loved to travel, do puzzles, listen to music, latch hooking, attend Saturday Mass, and hanging out with her...

Mary Leona  MacNeil

Mary Leona MacNeil

Born: 07/02/1930

Passed on: 01/08/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of our loving mother, Mary Leona (Lathigee) MacNeil, at the age of 87. Mom passed away at the Glace Bay Hospital, August 1, 2017, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Main-A-Dieu, February 7, 1930, she was the daughter of the late Thomas and Rose (Burke) Lathigee. Leona was a...

CARMEL MICHAELEEN NUGENT

CARMEL MICHAELEEN NUGENT

Born: 17/06/1947

Passed on: 12/04/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of our dear mother, grandmother, wife, sister, aunt and friend, Carmel Michaeleen Nugent, on April 12, 2017 surrounded by her loving family. Born in Sydney on June 17, 1947, Carmel was the daughter of the late Michael and Mary (MacLean) MacNeil. In her younger years, Carmel followed her...

Walter ‘Joe’  BURKE

Walter ‘Joe’ BURKE

Passed on: 21/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness and heart break that we, Tommy, Robert and Jo-Ann, announce the peaceful and dignified passing of our amazing Dad, (Walter) Joe Burke, 80, of River Ryan on Friday, July 21, 2017 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital surrounded by his loving family. Born in Lingan, he was the son of the late Walter and Tessie (Tighe)...

Samuel Wallace ‘Sam’  CONRAD

Samuel Wallace ‘Sam’ CONRAD

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Special thanks to Maple Hill Manor, where Sam received suburb loving care for two and a half years.

Charles ‘Charlie’   Prendergast

Charles ‘Charlie’ Prendergast

Born In: New Waterford, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 08/11/1930

Passed in: New Waterford, Canada
Passed on: 20/07/2017

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

The family of Charles Alexander ‘Charlie’ Prendergast regret to announce his passing on July 20, 2017 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Charlie was born November 8, 1930 in New Waterford, NS to the late Edward and Mary Elizabeth (MacDonald) Prendergast. Charlie was a member of St. Leonard’s Parish. In his earlier years he painted...

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