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

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...

Rene (Taylor) Coakley

Rene (Taylor) Coakley

Passed on: 28/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts we announce the passing of (Doreen) Rene Coakley, 94, at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital on Monday, November 28, 2016. She was the last surviving member of her immediate family in England from where she arrived in Halifax at Pier 21, meeting her forever partner, Robert Coakley (Bob). Born in London, England, she was a...

Mary Agnes Walker

Mary Agnes Walker

Born In: Inverness, Nova Scotia, Canada
Born: 06/04/1935

Passed in: Sydney, Canada
Passed on: 28/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we announce the passing of our mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, Mary Agnes Walker on Monday, November 28, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, An Cala Palliative Care Unit, surrounded by her loving family. Born in Inverness on August 6, 1935, she was the daughter of the late John Joe and Elyse...

BERNIE SAMUEL DALTON

BERNIE SAMUEL DALTON

Born: 07/04/1954

Passed on: 24/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

We, the family of Bernard Samuel Dalton, regret to announce his sudden passing on November 24, 2016. Bernie was born on April 7, 1954 in New Waterford, NS to the late James and May (Kendall) Dalton. Bernie was known for his love of hunting and fishing; hobbies he passed on and shared with his boys. He enjoyed spending time in the woods whenever...

Bernard Hector MacNeil

Bernard Hector MacNeil

Passed on: 25/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Bernard Hector MacNeil, age 93, of South Bar passed away peacefully, November 25, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney, with his loving family by his side. Born in Low Point, he was the son of the late Daniel Hector and Irene (MacGillivray) MacNeil and was a longtime member of St. Alphonsus Parish. During WWII as a Merchant Mariner,...

Cornelius ‘Connie’  MacSween

Cornelius ‘Connie’ MacSween

Born: 07/12/1945

Passed on: 25/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we the family of Cornelius ‘Connie’ MacSween, age 70 of New Victoria, announce his peaceful passing at the Harbourstone Enhanced Care on November 25th, 2016 surrounded by his loving family. Connie was born in New Waterford on December 7, 1945 to the late John and Bessie (Jennex) MacSween. Connie grew up in New...

Bernie Dalton

Bernie Dalton

Passed on: 24/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Bernie Dalton of Scotchtown passed away Thursday, November 24, 2016. Funeral arrangements, under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, New Waterford, are incomplete and will be announced at a later date. Online expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at: www.vjmcgillivray.ca.

Glaudio (Joseph) Rizzetto

Glaudio (Joseph) Rizzetto

Passed on: 19/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with deepest regret that we, the family of Glaudio (Joseph) Rizzetto, announce his passing after a long, loving life. He died peacefully with his family by his side, on Saturday, November 19th, 2016, at the Glace Bay Hospital. We offer our sincere thanks to the Doctors and Nurses on Three West, who cared for Joe with professionalism and...

Jeanette Rose  Tighe (Doyle)

Jeanette Rose Tighe (Doyle)

Born: 21/08/1937

Passed on: 18/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With heavy hearts, we the family of Jeanette Rose (Doyle) Tighe of New Waterford, announce her peaceful passing at the New Waterford Consolidated Hospital on November 18th, 2016 surrounded by her loving family. She was born in New Waterford on August 21st, 1937 to the late Edward and Anastasia (Wall) Doyle. Jeanette’s family and faith were the...

Robert 'Bobby' Cameron

Robert 'Bobby' Cameron

Born: 02/07/1930

Passed on: 18/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we, the family, announce the passing of Robert John Cameron, 86, of New Waterford on Friday, November 18, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney with his loving family by his side. Born in Hartford Conn. U.S.A, on July 2, 1930, he was a son of the late Angus and Dot (Brown) Cameron. Bobby was a very kind...

Dennis 'Dinny' Deveaux

Dennis 'Dinny' Deveaux

Passed on: 13/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness that we announce the peaceful passing of Dennis `Dinny` Deveaux, 73, of New Waterford on Sunday, November 13, 2016 surrounded by his family. Born in New Waterford, Dinny was the son of the late Charles and Suzanne (Desveaux) Deveaux. Dinny is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Diane (MacIsaac); daughters, Denise...

Catherine Edith (Watts) Head

Catherine Edith (Watts) Head

Born: 09/06/1932

Passed on: 13/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with broken hearts that we, the family of Catherine Edith (Watts) Head of New Waterford, announce her peaceful passing after a courageous battle with bowel cancer on Sunday, November 13, 2016 at home surrounded by her loving family. The baby girl of her family, Catherine was born on June 9, 1932 to her loving parents Helen (White) and...

EMMA GILLIS

EMMA GILLIS

Passed on: 06/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we, the family of Emma Gillis, announce her passing on Nov. 6, 2016 at New Waterford Consolidated Hospital. Born in New Waterford, she was a daughter of the late Allan and Mary Agnes Graham. Mom dedicated her life to her five children and spoke of them with great pride. She had a wonderful sense of humor that she...

Helen DURANDO(MacEachern)

Helen DURANDO(MacEachern)

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with heavy hearts that we announce the passing of Helen Durando, age 70, on Monday, October 31st 2016. Born in New Waterford, she was the daughter of the late Wilfred and Mary (Butts) MacEachern and a former member of St. Agnes Parish. Helen was employed at MT&T for 30 years, where she made many great friends and later in life moved to...

JAMES ALBERT FLEMING

JAMES ALBERT FLEMING

Passed on: 02/11/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

With broken hearts we announce the passing of James Albert Fleming, 84, on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2016 at the Cape Breton Regional Hospital, Sydney. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of the late James and Jane (MacDonald) Fleming. Jim was a lifelong resident of Pellett Avenue, New Waterford. In younger years, Jim served in the Airforce and later...

CECIL THOMAS  REID

CECIL THOMAS REID

Passed on: 26/10/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

It is with great sadness we, the family, announce the passing of Cecil Thomas Reid, 49, of New Waterford on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2016 at the New Waterford Hospital with his loving family by his side. Born in New Waterford, he was a son of Russell ‘Sovie’ and late Mary Elizabeth `Mamie` Tilley Reid. Cecil worked and did many talks with groups...

John “Jack” Arthur Smith

John “Jack” Arthur Smith

Passed on: 25/10/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

John “Jack” Arthur Smith, age 81, of New Waterford, passed away on Tuesday October 25, 2016 at home with family by his side. Cremation has taken place. There will be no visitation or funeral services. The funeral arrangements are under the direction of V.J. McGillivray Funeral Home, 380 Smith Street, New Waterford. Interment will be held...

Bernard Jerome  Jones

Bernard Jerome Jones

Born: 28/07/1942

Passed on: 22/10/2016

Published in the Cape Breton Post.

Bernard Jerome Jones born July 28, 1942, passed away after a long illness in Sydney N.S. on October 22, 2016. Bernard leaves behind his very good friend, Leanne Tucker of Sydney; his children, Kristen, Hagstrom and Jeffrey Jones and a granddaughter, Marissa, of Massachusetts. He also leaves his sisters, Sheila Merchant of Oregon, Beverlee...

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